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Secrecy, Dark Rooms, and Patriotic Drag Queens: A Gay Night Out in Moscow
Despite Putin's anti-gay propaganda law still going strong, Moscow's LGBT club scene thrives in the shadows. We hit up a couple of gay bars and found that there's hope for gay Russians yet.
Young and Gay in Putin's Russia (Part 1/5)
In Part 1, VICE News gets a ride with Artem, a young driver for Moscow's gay taxi service "Our Taxi", and meets Nikita, a 17-year-old activist who has been labeled a "propagandist" because of his LGBT rights YouTube channel.
Young and Gay in Belgrade
VICE News was in Belgrade to monitor the anti-LGBT protests and meet members of Serbia's gay community who were determined to defy the intimidation and march through the streets, regardless of the risks.
Young and Gay in Putin's Russia
When Russian President Vladimir Putin banned gay "propaganda" in June last year, Russia's LGBT community went from being a stigmatized fringe group to full-blown enemies of the state. We traveled to Russia ahead of February's Winter Olympics to...