New Laws Spell Disaster for Queers in Russia

July 10, 2013 in inQueery

What’s happening with Gay Rights in Russia!? This week, the lower House of Parliament, the Duma, passed two federal anti-gay legislative bills. The first bill bans the spread of “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations” among minors;. the second law follows banning adoption not only for foreign gay couples but single foreigners from any country where same sex marriage is has been legalized.