Love Conquers Hate

Obama Russia

Russia's Anti-LGBT Agenda

Since Russia enacted harsh anti-LGBT laws in 2013 banning “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations” and blocking same-sex couples from adopting children, there has been an uptick in violent attacks and other persecution against LGBT people.

Read HRC's report on the severe impact that anti-LGBT laws continue to have on the Russian LGBT community and its allies.


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As the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) joins the Russian LGBT community and others across the globe in the fight to expose and repeal Russia's "anti-propaganda" law.

Since the law passed, HRC has called on:

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Celebrities Take Stand

Love Conquers Hate; Celebrities

Celebrities, athletes and politicians have stood up in support of LGBT Russians.