Tagged: Russia

In Defense of Biased Journalism

The notion of removing bias from journalism has long been considered central to the practice. News outlets pride themselves on the perceived fairness and objectivity of their reporters, but readers and writers alike lament...

The Weekly LGBTQ News: Issue #14

It was the kiss seen around the world – one that aired during the Opening Ceremony at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland. The country that legalized same-sex marriage earlier this year staged the kiss...

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The Weekly LGBTQ News: Issue #12

Ancient Greece is no stranger to same sex relations between two men, so it comes as no surprise when erotic graffiti consisting of phallic nature were discovered carved into a rock on the Aegean...

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The Weekly LGBTQ News: Issue #9

Kyrgyzstan’s Parliament human rights committee approved an anti-LGBTQ bill that will criminalize the promotion of homosexuality, similar to the bill passed by Vladimir Putin. If passed, those who openly support LGBTQ rights in the country...

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The Weekly LGBTQ News: Issue #4

Last weekend, Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst represented her country in the Eurovision Song Contest in Denmark and won with a total of 290 points. It was the first time the country has won...