A Russian judge stated that the LGBT organization, “Coming Out,” violated the right of “persons with traditional sexual orientation".
A Polish Foundation, LGBT Business Forum established in 2012, works to raise awareness and promote LGBT diversity in the workplace
The Side by Side LGBT Film Festival launched a fundraising campaign to further promote LGBT and human rights in Russia. Through the Resist to Exist initiative, individuals from around the world have the opportunity to help create change in a country where being LGBT is forbidden and dangerous.
During the 2014 Sochi Olympic, the conversation about LGBT Russians spread globally. Just months after the closing ceremony, that same conversation seems to be put on the back burner as LGBT Russians continue to struggle with safety in their own country.
On April 24th Russian Police interrupted a screening of Children 404, a documentary about an online support group dedicated towards LGBT Russians.
As the leading LGBT media advocacy organization, GLAAD recognizes individuals who through their work positively impact the LGBT movement. Anton Krasovsky, is one of those individuals.
GLAAD Global Voices: The Int'l Advocate for Change Award recipient organizes a Russian LGBT film festival
Manny de Guerre will be receiving the inaugural International Advocate for Change Award. De Guerre will presented the award by Maria Menounos at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards.
Today certainly is a historical day for marriage equality as first LGBT couples get their marriage licenses.