Steve July 20, 2022
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Attempts to expand Russia’s ‘gay propaganda’ ban to adults signal a worsened crackdown on queer rights in the country, activists have warned. The notorious ‘gay propaganda’ law, passed in 2013, criminalises the sharing of LGBTQ-inclusive content with young people.  Those who violate the law can face a hefty fine of up to 1 million rubles (£15,182) or up to 15 days in jail. Lawmakers have tried in recent months, so, Read More