How gays and lesbians play a key role in the campaign for freedom of assembly in Russia

Alekseev, Nikolai (2009) How gays and lesbians play a key role in the campaign for freedom of assembly in Russia. EHRAC bulletin (12). pp. 1-2.

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Abstract

Forty years on from the Stonewall riots in New York and only ten years after homosexuality was removed from the list of mental disorders in the Russian Federation, Nikolai Alekseev (Head of LGBT Human Rights Project, GayRussia. Ru and Moscow Pride Chief Organiser) explains some of the challenges that Russia's gay community still faces today and particularly the difficulties and discrimination surrounding freedom of assembly.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: EHRAC bulletin; freedom of assembly; Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transgender; LGBT; homosexuality; civil same sex partnerships; same sex relationships; Russian Federation; Russia
Subjects: 300 Social sciences
300 Social sciences > 340 Law
Department: Guildhall School of Business and Law
Depositing User: Mary Burslem
Date Deposited: 27 Apr 2015 14:27
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2015 14:05
URI: http://repository.londonmet.ac.uk/id/eprint/530

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