The executive director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force was among 105 women arrested for blocking traffic outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., today.
Elena Kostyuchenko is gathering information on closeted Russian lawmakers, with the intent to publish the information if those deputies vote for a proposed law that would remove children from the homes of gay and lesbian parents.
President Obama met with representatives of LGBT and other human rights groups in Russia today, as protests of the nation's antigay laws continued.
The nation's seventh-largest city now protects LGBT people from discrimination in public accommodations, employment, and housing.
The G20 summit hosted in St. Petersburg, Russia today and tomorrow will become a platform for discussing Russia's so-called "gay propaganda" law.
Conservative groups in the United States have signed an international petition that supports Russia's 'gay propaganda' law.