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Urgent Sports Bulletin: Putin Fires at Olympic Hockey Coach

Mark Steinberg | Posted 04.22.2014 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

Scene: The Office of Russian President Vladimir Putin

The Heartbreaking Story of Two Gay Men Who Were Forced to Flee Russia

Priyanka Gupta | Posted 03.13.2014 | Gay Voices
Priyanka Gupta

They changed their apartment, installed metal doors, but the attacks continued. The police, they say, never came on time, and no one was arrested.

How Olympic Sponsors and the IOC Could Have Stopped Russia's Anti-Gay Law -- And Didn't

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 10.09.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

The ugly truth about Russia's law against gay "propaganda," now the subject of worldwide protests and boycotts, is coming into view. And that includes the role of American companies sponsoring the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, as well that of the International Olympic Committee.

Boycott the Olympics? Russian Vodka? NBC? Maybe -- Here Are 5 Other Ripe Targets

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 09.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

As Russia moves in a very dark direction, a line must be drawn in the sand. American companies and politicians who court LGBT people are going to have stand against this brutal regime in no uncertain terms. And it must be expressed in actions, not just words.

LOOK: Homophobia In Russia Inspires Sweden To Launch Awesome Pride Campaign

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 05.15.2013 | Gay Voices

Pride season is practically upon us and while there will be celebrations around the world, our Russian gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender brother ...

Anti-LGBT Group's Banquet Draws Protest, Vandalism

Posted 12.17.2011 | Chicago

A banquet hosted by a "hate group" in honor of an Evangelical leader tied to a controversial Ugandan anti-gay bill drew protests from LGBT activists i...

Curtis M. Wong

Russian Gay Activist Continues Tour Amidst Allegations Of Anti-Semitism

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW YORK - Nikolai Alekseev has been called many things in his lifetime, but easily intimidated isn't one of them. Though he is known globally as the ...

Anti-Gay Protesters Detained In Moscow

AP | By DAVID NOWAK | Posted 10.02.2011 | World

MOSCOW -- Moscow police on Friday detained several gay rights opponents at the first sanctioned gay rights protest in years, marking a sharp reversal ...