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Gay Couple Gets Punch, Kicked, and Pepper Sprayed for Holding on Hands in the Ukraine | Video

A little over a week ago I posted, Watch What Happens When Two Guys Hold Hands on the Streets of Russia, which had us on the edge of our seats watching and sweating. This week Zoryan Kis and Tymur Levchuk, a gay couple in Kiev, have replicated the same video with horrifying results. A group of […]

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Anti-Gay Violence Marks Demonstrations In Ukraine, Russia, And France

By Zack Ford for Think Progress A number of demonstrations across the globe this weekend led to violence perpetrated by those opposed to LGBT equality. Ukraine In Ukraine, about 100 gay rights activists held the country’s first ever pride rally in Kiev, even though a court had canceled it for security concerns. Police nonetheless protected the small rally, arresting 13 Orthodox […]

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Spongebob Squarepants & Other Popular Kids Shows May Be to Gay and Outlawed Soon in the Ukraine

  How can a sponge be gay? But even a better question is,  how can a cartoon sponge threaten the moral fiber of the Ukraine? Think Progress reports: The Ukrainian National Commission for the Protection of Morality is set to propose a ban on several popular kids programs, alleging they masquerade as “projects aimed at the […]

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Hair Balls of the Day: Kissing Soccer Players Poster to Combat Homophobia in the Ukraine

Out Sports reports: With Euro 2012 dominating the soccer world for the month, and against the backdrop of gays being warned against being open in Ukraine, one of the host countries, we find a poster from a German group that asks fans to consider homophobia. “Would you also beat up your favorite player for this?” asks Maneo, […]