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The Birth of a Transgender Movement in Russia

On May 28 a sprinkling of international activists and I joined with members of GayRussia to participate in the Moscow Pride demonstration which had been banned by the government.  The demonstrators were physically attacked by […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, People, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 7

Moscow Pride 2011: a Response to the Obama Administration’s Statement

by Andy Thayer, Gay Liberation Network (Chicago), participant in Moscow Pride 2011 The first and most important thing that needs to be said is that we are very fortunate that no Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 7

Video of Today’s Moscow Pride 2011

There was much, much more media besides. Moscow police collude with neo-Nazis Mayor favoured neo-Nazis with protest permit 18 gay campaigners arrested at Kremlin and City Hall Moscow – 28 May 2011 – 10pm Moscow […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, Politics & Activism, Videos 13 years ago 1

Moscow Gays to Defy Police & Neo-Nazi Threats

They risk arrest and violent attack From a press release:  Moscow – May 27, 2011 Moscow Gay Pride Parade 2011 1 PM, Saturday, May 28, The Kremlin, at the gates to the Tomb of the […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 3

VIDEO: Dan Choi Shows His Support for Russian LGBTs

U.S. gay activist Lieutenant Daniel Choi traveled to Moscow to show his support for Russian LGBTs asserting their right to demonstrate despite repeated government bans.  A few hours ago we recorded this video of support […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, People, Politics & Activism, Videos 13 years ago 0

GayRussia Leader Walks Off the Set of Live National TV Show

GayRussia leader Nikolai Alekseev walked off the set of a national TV debate show this afternoon after accusing the moderator, Vladimir Solovyev, of slanting the show towards homophobes. The show has been described to me […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 2

In Russia to Support Moscow Pride

Yesterday I landed at Domodedovo airport to participate in the “illegal” Moscow Pride, banned by the Russian authorities, but nonetheless going forward under the leadership of GayRussia at 12 noon this Saturday, May 28. Despite […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 0

FRIDAY: Porno Pete & Other Opponents of Equality Rally in the Loop

Anti-Gay, Anti-Abortion Bigots To Rally Against Equal Rights COME TO THE COUNTER-PROTEST! Join with the Gay Liberation Network, LGBT Change and Join the Impact to protest against anti-LGBT and anti-abortion bigots beginning at 10:45 AM […]

Posted in: News & Rumors, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 1

Chicago Joins I.D.a.HO. Events in 70 Countries

Chicago’s Gay Liberation Network organized the city’s fifth annual observation of I.D.A.HO. – International Day Against Homophobia, Bi-phobia and Trans-phobia on Tuesday evening. Activists from across the area came to mark the city’s most international […]

Posted in: Images, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 1

Protest Apple’s Sponsorship of Anti-Gay Phone App!

The notorious anti-gay organization “Exodus International” — which says lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people can and should be made heterosexual through prayer — has launched an I-Phone app designed to popularize its messages of […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Politics & Activism, Technology 13 years ago 4


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https://feastoffun.com/topics/news-rumors/2012/01/08/todays-protest-canceled-but-cardinal-georges-apology-to-gays-doesnt-get-to-the-heart-of-the-matter/ Please note that today’s protest is canceled. However, there will be a protest in front of Holy Name Cathedral on Sunday, Feb. 12 — see... » More

On Cardinal George, You’ve Got to be Kidding
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I wish it were simply the incompetence of the police. Instead, they directly attacked us, with the fascists getting in their kicks and punches where... » More

On Moscow Pride 2011: a Response to the Obama Administration’s Statement
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By our count, 18 pro-lgbt demonstrators were arrested today (15 Russians and 3 internationals), as were an unknown number of fascists who tried to attack us.... » More

On Moscow Gays to Defy Police & Neo-Nazi Threats
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My statement at the Press Conference on the Day Before Moscow Pride 2011 Introduction by Nikolai Alekseev, President of GayRussia: [Switching from Russian to English]…and the third time... » More

On Moscow Gays to Defy Police & Neo-Nazi Threats
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http://ukgaynews.org.uk/Archive/11/Mar/2302.htm Yes, a nice victory! The only shame is that Apple still hasn’t issued a public apology, let alone acknowledged that they made a mistake in... » More

On Protest Apple’s Sponsorship of Anti-Gay Phone App!