I’d posted photos earlier of the vodka-dumping protest at the Russian consulate in NYC, sponsored by a number of groups, including Queer Nation and the Russian LGBT group RUSA-LGBT. And now we have video. #dumpstoli
The event was held to protest Russia’s recent brutal crackdown of gay and trans people in that country. In response, the lgbt community and our allies launched a worldwide boycott of Russian products, specifically targeting Russian vodkas, like famed-brand Stolichnaya.
The best coverage of the event, by far, goes to the Associated Press, that had a “vodka-cam” set on the ground where the Russian liquor was going to be poured out.
Here’s AP’s video: