Browsing tag

LGBT

Pink-washed Imperialism: Queering the World for Capital

By Jonathan McCormack – There are—the teary-eyed politicians tell us—primitive peoples still darkly groping about in this current year without the blessings of our own enlightened, Western sexual values. President Trump has, therefore, pledged to civilize these backward lands, waging war against the criminalization of homosexuality. His announcement came soon after a report of the […]

Odessa LGBT parade interrupted by activists

August 14 , 2017 – Fort Russ News –  Novorossia Today – translated by Inessa Sinchougova The LGBT community in the Primorsky Boulevard in Odessa, Ukraine has held a gay pride march.  Participants of the march were brought to the site by special buses. Law and order authorities provided more than 500 police officers who cordoned off […]

Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Israel or the United States? No. The preferred destination for “civil rights tourism” remains Russia.

June 28th, 2017 – Fort Russ News –– l’Antidiplomatico – – translated by Frederick Assar – The script is repeated. Two days ago, five Italian activists were arrested and released after a few hours by Russian police. The group was led by Flavio Romani, Arcigay national president, and comprised members of the Antigone and Good-Law […]

Police on guard during Kiev’s Gay Parade [Video]

June 18th, 2017 – Fort Russ News –  DNR News – By Inessa Sinchougova On Sunday, June 18 the “Equality March” took place in Kiev. Order was overseen by Ukrainian law enforcement units and soldiers of the National  Guard.  Opponents to overt display of homosexuality and other sexual minorities caused a few scuffles with the police through […]

Zagreb Pride: another “step” towards Croatia’s EU integration? [+Video]

June  15th , 2017 – Fort Russ News – by Frederick Assar On June 10, a multi-coloured LGBT army swarmed the streets of the Croatian capital in the sixteenth edition of Zagreb Pride. With “Slobodan život počinje ponoson” (“A free life begins with pride”) as the parade’s motto, several demonstrators were seen holding signs ridiculing the […]

Fake News Bust: There are no “Gay Gulags” in Chechnya

April 20th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Russian Information Agency – by Inessa Sinchougova On Monday, April 17, the Council of Europe Secretary General, Thorbjorn Jagland, called on Russia to investigate information about” torture and abductions” of homosexuals in Chechnya.  “I’m sure your office is well aware of these allegations. Considering the severity of such […]

Police Refuse to Protect Gay Pride Parade in Kiev

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 8th June, 2016 RT The Police have said that they refuse “to carry out the criminal orders of the leadership to protect the gay pride parade in Kiev.” This was announced by the All Ukrainian Union of Veterans. “The position of the leadership of the national police regarding the […]

US Congressmen Call on Kiev to Protect LGBT March From Radicals

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 30th May, 2016 RT A group of US congressmen urged the Ukrainian authorities to protect the rights of participants of the LGBT parade in Kiev. The open letter sent to the Ambassador of Ukraine from the United States urged Kiev to ensure the safety of participants of the […]

“Right Sector” Vows to Disrupt LGBT Pride Parade in Kiev

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 29th May, 2016 Tvzvezda Ukrainian nationalists want to prevent the holding of a LGBT pride parade in Kiev. This was reported by the Ukrainian website “Корреспондент.net” with reference to the head of press service of the banned in Russia group “Right Sector” Artem Skoropadsky. “Today we are forced […]

Europe Looks East: The Crisis of Foreign and Domestic Policy in the USA

July 8th, 2015 – – By: Joaquin Flores – – Originally at Fort Russ and the Greanville Post – – Is the US imploding under the weight of its own contradictions, and handing Europe to Russia on a platter?  Inmate torture, child-abuse as ‘therapy’, gunboat diplomacy, drug abuse, the prison-industrial complex, police brutality, Color Revolutions, […]