Tag Archives: counteract discrimination

Fake news about “gay parades” in Ukraine being spread in the Internet

The literal reprint of this message in 2014 appeared for a definite reason since on May 25th this year the Presidential Elections is to be held and based on its results the future fate of Ukraine largely depends on. Thus, the unknown individuals or organizations are trying to picture LGBT and human rights movement activists as provocateurs ready to do anything to reach their incomprehensible goals.

Anti-fascists action in memory of human rights defenders Anastasia Baburova and Stanislav Markelov

Last Sunday Volodymyr Kiriiazi, gay leader of Ukraine and representative of NGO “Gay Liberation Front” (Ukraine), made a speech during the action in memory of lawyer and human rights defender Stanislav Markelov and journalist Anastasia Baburova. The action took place on Mykhailivska Square in Kyiv and gathered around two hundred activists.