chechnya

Culture

This brutal documentary exposes Chechnya’s queer genocide

Its director David France is exposing the biggest organised culling of LGBT+ people since the days of 1940s fascism.
Jack King
3.4.20
Culture

what’s really happening in chechnya right now?

The LGBTQ community is under attack and urgent action is needed.
Jake Hall
1.29.19
Culture

photos of queer activists kissing in protest of hate crimes

In an effort to draw Americans' attention to repressive LGBT laws in other countries, members of Voices4 and RUSA LGBT kissed outside of the Uzbekistan Consulate.
André-Naquian Wheeler
2.12.18
Culture

activist adam eli wants to protect queer people around the world

The founder of Voices4 talks to i-D about how to form a successful organization, taking inspiration from the ACT UP movement, and what nonviolent direct action is.
André-Naquian Wheeler
1.25.18
News

james davison’s new hand painted t-shirts benefit all out’s chechnya campaign

The London-based artist’s pouty men get a rainbow paint job in aid of the international LGBT organisation All Out, who are campaigning to end the violent ‘gay camps’ in Chechnya.
Charlotte Gush
8.4.17
LGBT+

what politicians' silence on chechnya's 'gay camps' says about lgbtq oppression

Following reports of gay men being rounded up into torture camps in Chechnya, there has been a deafening silence from politicians. i-D considers the consequences of this silence, and speaks with protesters at the Queer Solidarity demonstration outside...
Louis Staples
4.13.17