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…

Gay Armenia
Posted in Anti-Gay Law Russia & FSU

Armenia Withdraws Anti-Gay Law

Armenian police on Thursday withdrew a proposal that would have banned any public promotion of “non-traditional sexual relationships” in the country, similar to anti-gay laws in Russia. The proposed amendments…

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Posted in Kyiv Gay Life

Ukraine Ombudsman Calls for LGBT Hate Crime Laws

The Ukrainian Parliament’s Commissioner for Human Rights has called for LGBT status to be added to the country’s hate crime laws and for an end to attempts to ban so-called…