Ikea chose to ethnically-cleanse its monthly magazine, wiping it clean of gays, to appease Russian bigots.
So much for Vladimir Putin’s post-Syria embrace of freedom in today’s NYT.
Russian lawmakers using debunked American study to justify removing children from up to 3 million gay parents.
Masha Gessen: “There’s no way Russia will repeal the laws, but with pressure they might dial back the hate.”
U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun wants gay Olympians to essentially go back into the closet.
Bad Russians, good Canadians, tepid Americans and more news from the morning papers about Russia and the gays.
Russia is now saying that you can “be” gay at the 2014 Sochi Olympics so long as you don’t “act” gay.
Last week they said they would jail gays, then they said they wouldn’t, then they would, and now they won’t.
My praise might get a RIA Novosti reporter sent to a gulag, but I’m seriously impressed with their journalism.
Though, oddly, the law bans the Church of England from conducting such weddings, ever.