Guardian front page, Friday 14 April 2017: ‘They called us animals’ – Chechens— The Guardian (@guardian) April 13, 2017
tell of prison beatings
and electric shocks in anti-gay purge pic.twitter.com/mfTwQFkkIE
Mindful of events in Chechnya, Igor Kochetkov and the Russian LGBT Network are setting up to assist victims: https://t.co/Y9ZTNpkUR4— Ian McKellen (@IanMcKellen) April 14, 2017
- According to the article Chechnyans are reportedly being encouraged to snitch on their gay relatives.
- Gay men are allegedly imprisoned, beaten up and tortured in 'Hitler-style' jails
- Gay 'inmates' have told how they were humiliated in front of non-gay prisoners
- Gay man are being electrocuted and beaten while men shouted anti-gay slurs
[BONUS LGBT STRUGGLES]Bonus LGBT Struggles:
Please sign share and help! https://t.co/QH7GE90WPh— Matt Bomer (@MattBomer) April 13, 2017
Things happen these days & it’s hard to believe they’re real. And yet they are. If this is happening in Chechnya, the world needs to rise up https://t.co/dPnmWEvvuM— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) April 12, 2017
Donald Trump Jr mocks ‘triggered’ LGBT students for protesting anti-gay Chick-fil-A https://t.co/kHCeEweoKT— PinkNews (@PinkNews) April 14, 2017
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I'm so upset how this is not being reported like it should. What is going on with the world? I'm having a panick attack with all these assholes mistreating people.