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Russia: LGBT+ people erased from books with ‘gay propaganda’ law

Russia: LGBT+ people erased from books with ‘gay propaganda’ law

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls’, a bestselling children’s book featuring 100 stories of prominent women, was published in Russia this year – but with one story missing. Liza Lazerson, a feminist blogger who owns a copy, said she was surprised to see that while the cover promised 100 stories, the book contained only 99, […]

Russia: Court Hearing against LGBT Group Today 6th

Russia: Court Hearing against LGBT Group Today 6th

A court in Saint Petersburg will hear a case against an online group today, April 6, 2015, for allegedly violating Russia’s anti-LGBT “propaganda law,” Human Rights Watch said today. Russian authorities should drop the charges and stop harassing the LGBT group, Deti 404 (Children 404). If the court rules against Deti 404, the group’s website […]