No Room for Humor
How one journalist used satire to cover the 2013 Russian law against homosexual “propaganda” — and why he could not do it now
Kafkaesque legal wranglings against activists have succeeded in shutting down a gay rights movement in Russia. These four cases paved the way.
Young, Russian, Gay, and Pro-Putin
Why do many Russian LGBTQ members support Putin’s presidency?
Permission to Exterminate
Text & Sketches Dispatch
Kyrgyzstan’s Beacon of Tolerance Under Threat from Manufactured Kremlin Homophobia