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Pshaw! LGBT Protester Arrested by Russian Security Forces (But Vlad Putin Digs Elton John)

by JOE DELMONACO Pavel Lebedev, a gay Russian protester, was arrested on Saturday after being tackled by members of the Russian Security Forces for unfurling a rainbow flag in the town of Voronezh, 560 miles north of Sochi, venue for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Mr. Lebedev unfurled the flag during the passing of the … Continue reading

Pshaw! Gays to be ‘Safe’ at Russian Winter Olympics Says Vlad Putin, But Leave Them Kids Alone

by JOE DELMONACO Claiming that Russia is more liberal than other countries with respect to LGBT rights, its president, Vladimir Putin, announced on Friday that homosexuals attending or participating in the 2014 Winter Olympics will be safe. Saying that the situation in Russia is better for homosexuals than in other countries, including the US, where … Continue reading

Pussy Riot Calls for Boycott of Winter Olympics

by YOUR HEAD FAG IN CHARGE Even if you didn’t know the feminist group from their protesting performance art, you’ve probably heard about the imprisonment of three of the group’s members for “hooliganism”. Now that Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 24, and Maria Alyokhina,25, have been released (Yekaterina Samutsevich, 31, having been freed on probation in October), they … Continue reading

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