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Moscow City Hall Bans Gay Rights Rally

Russia's most prominent gay rights activist says Moscow City Hall has banned a gay rights rally on the basis it…

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Russians Hold Gay Rights Rally in Moscow

About two dozen Russian activists calling for equal rights for gays have held a short unauthorized march down a central…

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More than 30 Arrested at Moscow Gay Rights Demos

Moscow police arrested more than 30 people trying to hold two unauthorized gay-rights demonstrations in the capital on Saturday.

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Russian Police Detain Gay Activists at Protest

Russian police on Saturday detained 14 gay rights activists trying to hold an unsanctioned demonstration in St. Petersburg, as well…

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40 Detained During Moscow Gay Rights Rally

Russian police say they have detained dozens of anti-gay protesters and gay rights activists during a gay pride rally in…

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Activist Slams Russian Anti-Homosexuality Bill

Russia's top gay rights activist on Thursday condemned a bill passed in the country's second largest city that prohibits "propaganda…

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Amnesty Criticizes Anti-Gay Bill in Russian City

Amnesty International has criticized a bill in Russia's second-largest city as homophobic and strongly urged authorities not to enact it.

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8 gay activists arrested in St. Petersburg

Russian police have broken up attempts to hold two gay rights rallies in St. Petersburg, which this spring adopted a…

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Russian parliament passes anti-gay bill

The lower house of Russia's parliament has overwhelmingly passed a bill that stigmatizes the gay community and bans the distribution…

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Russia’s Putin signs anti-gay measures into law

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed into law a measure that stigmatizes gay people and bans giving children any information…

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