International Family Equality Day happened!
On the 1st of May many countries around the world celebrate one of the most amazing days - International Family Equality Day.
On this day, LGBT-parents from all over the world meet to celebrate the day of their pride and love!
International Family Equality Day 2016
LGBT-initiative group "Coming Out" and initiative group "Rainbow Future" invites you to join the celebration of the International Family Equality Day! (IFED2016).
“COMING OUT” PRESENTS REPORT ON VIOLATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF LGBT IN ST. PETERSBURG
“Coming Out” has published and presented a report on monitoring of incidents of discrimination and violence on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity in St. Petersburg in 2014. Among presenters, St. Petersburg’s ombudsman’s chief of staff
From Coming Out’s parents’ club on children’s day
June 1 is the International Children's Day. This is a wonderful occasion to talk about the fact that child protection is an indispensable and permanent duty of parents, society and the state. We are all responsible for the life and health of the younger generation. In modern society there is a common position with regard to the physical health and safety of children, but there are various interpretations when it comes to the psychological atmosphere that’s safe for a child
LGBT activists call for liability of Vitaly Milonov for hate speeches
Participants of the rainbow column forming a part of the 1st of May demonstration in Saint-Peterburg wrote to the Investigation Committee, Police, Prosecution Office and Court with demand of calling Vitaly Milonov for liability for his homophobic statements
Discriminatory dismissal's case of a lesbian woman will be reviewed by the St. Petersburg city court
An appelationary complaint - concerning the Kirov Local Court's decision to refuse the teacher, fired in the end of 2014 for her homosexuality, in reinstantment - was sent to the St.Petersburg City Court
Homophobic attack on a pair of young women in October 2014 resulted in police opening a criminal case
In the beginning of May 2015 Department of Inquiry of Ministry of Internal Affairs of Moskovskiy district has began a criminal case based on Criminal codex 116 Article 1 "Battery" in relation of persons unknown, who have attacked two young women during the night of 19 to 20 of October 2014. According to the victims, the attack took place due to the homophobic hatred and included verbal abuse and threats
St. Petersburg’s IDAHO became a true celebration of solidarity and pride
Over 350 people celebrated IDAHO today in the center of St. Petersburg on Marsovo Pole, this event becoming the largest LGBT rally as of today in Russia. Representatives of “Coming Out”, the Russian LGBT Network, Side by Side LGBT festival, the Youth Human Rights Group, and the Center for Development of Democracy and Human Rights spoke of the importance of solidarity within civil society, support of vulnerable groups, and the growing strength of the LGBT movement in our common struggle for peace and human rights in Russia
St. Petersburg: IDAHO celebration will be bigger than ever
The 7th International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia rally “Rainbow flashmob” will take place this Sunday, May 17 at 12 pm, in the center of St. Petersburg (Marsovo Pole), under the slogan “Love Does Not Delight in Evil.” In the climate of continued aggression, violence, and war, the organizers want to send society a message of love and peace, and to celebrate diversity together with the civil society of St. Petersburg
"Love thinks of no evil": May 17, Rainbow Flashmob in St. Petersburg
Once again we come together for love and peace, city and country without violence and cruelty. May 17. The field of Mars. 12pm.
On May 17th, 2015 in St. Petersburg the traditional for our city "rainbow flashmob" campaign in support of LGBT rights will take place. It is dedicated to the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.