Tag Archives: Russia

Anti-Gay Researcher Mark Regnerus Is Angry That Russia Is Using His Work

“Policing the uses to which my Social Science Research article on same-sex parenting has been put would be a challenge. Groups from across the political spectrum have struggled over the meaning of its analyses, which documented a variety of differences between those young adults who grew up in a stable, biological family and those who did not—including those who reported ...

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Obama: This Isn’t The Cold War, I Welcome Putin’s Involvement In Syria

On today’s Good Morning America.

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Kerry Announces Agreement On Syria

NPR has this morning’s development: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Saturday they have reached an agreement on a framework for Syria to destroy all of its chemical weapons, and raised the specter of a potential U.N. Security Council resolution that could authorize sanctions — even military action — if President Bashar Assad’s ...

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RUSSIA: Video Of Gay Man Raped By Vigiliantes Spreads On Social Media

Radio Free Europe reports: A video depicting a man being raped with a bottle has surfaced on social media, in what appears to be the latest assault on Russia’s beleaguered homosexual community. The series of short clips, making the rounds on the mobile phone application WhatsApp show the victim, who seems to be an ethnic Uzbek, being bullied into confessing ...

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McCain To Pen Op-Ed For Pravda

In response to Vladimir Putin’s op-ed in the New York Times, Sen. John McCain semi-joked that he’d like to write for Russia’s state-owned newspaper, Pravda. Perhaps surprisingly, they said yes. “If John McCain wants to write something for us, he is welcome,” Dmitry Sudakov, the English editor of Pravda tells The Cable. “Mr. McCain has been an active anti-Russian politician ...

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Cher Turns Down Sochi Oympics Gig

Cher, seen above performing in June to 10,000 screaming gay men at the NYC Pride Pier Dance, has rejected an offer to appear at the Sochi Olympics. She tells Maclean’s: “I can’t name names but my friend called who is a big oligarch over there, and asked me if I’d like to be an ambassador for the Olympics and open ...

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NBA Commissioner Slams Sports World For Staying Silent On Russia And Gays

“I’m gonna behave myself, for the record here, which is unlike me. But you know, the first phone call to the new head of the Olympics was from President Putin, and everyone wants to talk about the Russian law on homosexuality. Think about the opportunities that sports have to make a continuing statement, and the only thing that we’re saying ...

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Pelosi: I Hope Putin Thinks Gays And Lesbians In Russia Are God’s Children Too

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Russian TV Network Warned Over Musical

Radio Free Europe reports: A popular television channel in Russia has been warned for allegedly propagating same-sex relations. Russia’s Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media announced on September 12 that it had warned the EvroKino television channel for airing the 2007 French musical “Les Chansons d’Amour” (Love Songs). The agency said the film contains “propaganda ...

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Facebook Meme Of The Day

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Left & Right React To Putin/NYT

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Vladimir Putin Writes For New York Times

Russian President Vladimir Putin has penned an op-ed for the New York Times.  His title is A Plea For Caution From Russia.  He begins: Recent events surrounding Syria have prompted me to speak directly to the American people and their political leaders. It is important to do so at a time of insufficient communication between our societies. Relations between us ...

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Scott Lively: How Russia Can Beat The Gays At The Sochi Olympics

“The rainbow belongs to God and was created by Him as a symbol of His authority over creation. However, with a simple judo move, the Russians could catch the ‘gays’ in their own trap, and at the same time rescue God’s rainbow from being dragged through the mud. Imagine the Russian Olympics taking place under a giant rainbow banner declaring ...

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Headline Of The Day

From The Australian: In the midst of answering a question from The Australian about the imminent challenges of the Rio 2016 preparations immediately after his election, Bach was interrupted to take an important phone call. It was the Russian president Vladimir Putin. “Yes it was Mr Putin, ” confirmed Bach, stressing “we did not discuss the law”. That law, the ...

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Quote Of The Day – Alexei Zhuravlev

“We view Europe as Sodom and Gomorrah. Europe must not tell us how to live. The Europeans can live any way they like, but they mustn’t tell us what to do. Of course [a gay mother] should definitely be deprived of her rights to the child. Homosexuals must not raise children. They corrupt them. They do them much more harm ...

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Olbermann Rants About Sochi Olympics

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Senate Vote On Syria Postponed

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Headline Of The Day

MSNBC has the latest: Syria confirmed it would accept a Russian-brokered deal to hand over its chemical weapons Tuesday, but the White House said President Barack Obama would still ask Congress to approve the use of military force against Damascus. Syria’s Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem told NBC News in Moscow that he hoped acceptance of the “peaceful solution” would “put ...

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Headline Of The Day

CBS News reports: Syria on Monday quickly welcomed a call from Russia, its close ally, to place Syrian chemical arsenals under international control, then destroy them to avert a U.S. strike, but did not offer a time frame or any other specifics. The statement by Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem appeared to mark the first official acknowledgement by Damascus that ...

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Mister Chase – Wonderful

“A message for the LGBT of Russia.”

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