The ruling class in Russia, with Vladimir Putin at it’s elm are waging a moralistic campaign too oppress he country’s Gays, Lesbians and Transsexuals.
There is currently a mass exodous going on. LGBT folks feel they need to leave the country, even while other stay and fight.
To the right we see a protest image depicting Putin in drag-style makeup in front of a rainbow flag. This is one of the many examples out there.
Brittan’s Channel 4 Europe Editor Matt Frei reports that the country’s campaign against gay people shows its worst side. We’ve adapted this report for radio.