East or West? Ukraine now has to choose its path
Posted in Gay Ukraine

East or West? Ukraine Now Has to Choose

According to an old folk tradition, if a man knocks on the door of a Ukrainian beauty with a marriage proposal, but does not win her heart, she will reject…

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Ukrainian LGBT Community Hold Gay Pride in Kiyv

Despite a ban by a local court, about 30 most active representatives of the wide range of sexual minorities hold the first ever Equality March (Ukrainian Gay Pride) demonstration from…

ukraine lgbt activists leaded by volodymyr kiriiazi
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Ukraine: EU Should Raise LGBT Rights at Summit

The European Union should urge the Ukrainian government at the upcoming EU-Ukraine summit to end abuses against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in Ukraine, Human Rights Watch and…

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Ukraine Anti-Gay Fighters Release Gas at LGBT Protest

Hundreds of Ukrainian lesbian and gay activists have joined a rally in the centre of Kiev, defying a court order. Protesters denounced a proposed new law that would ban any…

Gay church in Ukraine prays for tolerance
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Gay church in Ukraine prays for tolerance

On a recent afternoon at a small house in the outskirts of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, five men and a priest gathered in front of a makeshift altar draped with…

Results of «Anal Bareback Network» Project for 2009-2010
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Results of «Anal Bareback Network» Project for 2009-2010

On December 3-4 in in Kyiv brothel of GLBT Center «Nash Mir» the final workshop of the project «Anal Bareback Network» took place. This workshop summarized the results of the…

Speculation On Same-Sex Marriage in Ukraine Provokes Scandal
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Speculation On Same-Sex Marriage in Ukraine Provokes Scandal

Ukrainian sociologists are outraged by irresponsible statements by their colleagues Yevhen Golovakha about possible legalization of same sex marriages in Ukraine. On the beginning of January 2011 Mr. Golovakha in…

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Gay Ukraine International

After several moths of silence the major web-recourse of Ukrainian gay men is on line again. It was closed for reconstruction and the new version of the site seems to…