"The sounds of torture are just there all day," a survivor of detention camps tells Human Rights Watch. 

May 26 2017 5:54 PM

Activists and concerned citizens rally around the globe to protect Chechnya's gay and bisexual men.

May 24 2017 3:56 PM

Leila was attacked in Moscow by a fellow Chechen who said, “When will you stop disgracing your people?”

May 24 2017 2:11 PM

Gay Russians gathered to speak about the importance of being out in their communities at Brighton Beach Pride.

May 22 2017 3:58 PM

With the U.S. dragging its feet, a small nation steps in.

May 19 2017 4:34 PM

Those trying to escape persecution can't find a country to take them in.

May 17 2017 7:07 PM

Activists are making progress on stopping the atrocities, but governments are moving too slow. Here's what you can do on International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia.

May 17 2017 2:02 PM