Watch now! “Young and Gay in Putin’s Russia” Parts 1-3

 
 

VICE has a new five-part web series called Young and Gay in Putin’s Russia that tells the true stories of LGBTQ Russians, who are being persecuted by their own government and face violence on a daily basis. So far parts one and two have been released, and they are very telling of how difficult it is to come out and live as a queer person in the upcoming host of the winter olympics.

To people like out lesbian Yulia Kozlova, who is teaching LGBT self-defense classes in Moscow, you are beyond brave and we support you.

Part One

Part Two

Part Three

Infuriated? Visit Stonewall.org.uk to find out how you can help end this insanity.

 
 

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