On Saturday, author Rian Durant wrote a moving post about the situation in Chechnya and urged her readers to get involved in helping refugees through efforts like Readers & Writers for LGBT Chechens:
Can you spare a minute of your busy day to imagine the horror? Of being scared to go out on the street, of being dragged out of your house in the middle of the night, of being hurt in manners only a sick mind can conceive, of having to choose in the end between death and betraying your friends.
Only because you love who you love. …
You can read the complete post here: But Our Love is Stronger than Your Hate – Rian Durant. Please take a moment to stop by and thank Rian for drawing attention to this issue.
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Find answers to frequently asked questions about the situation in Chechnya and the organizations helping sexual minorities in the Russian Caucasus here: FAQ on Russian LGBT Network and gays in Chechnya.
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