Let the protests begin — activists are already using the spotlight of the Olympic torch relay to draw attention to Russia's antigay laws.
A Russian imam urged a boycott of Elton John's December show, and tossed out a few hateful slurs just for good measure.
LGBT advocates say the ruling in a local court could have implications for the nationwide law banning 'propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations.'
During his Conservative Party Conference speech, British Prime Minister David Cameron praises LGBT acceptance as one of Britain's best achievements.
Russia's government might be discussing this bill during the 2014 Olympic games.
Davydov was one of the founders of Moscow Pride, and was also diabetic and on dialysis. He died Friday after a prolonged infection led to kidney failure.
The International Olympic Committee said it doesn't have the authority to interfere with the laws of the nation hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Ukrainian and Russian activists took to the streets to protest their respective countries' antigay laws.
Parliament member Vitaly Milonov made numerous inflammatory statements to a French journalist who encountered him at St. Petersburg's Queer Fest.