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30 LGBT adults and children detained by police at St Petersburg protest

30 LGBT adults and children detained by police at St Petersburg protest

Russian Police grabbed 30 LGBT activists and at least one child loading them into a bus at Palace Square on August 4th, 2018. The LGBT people were detained for holding ‘individual protests’ in response to the city’s denial of permits for a Pride Parade. Radio Free Europe and Reuters report that city authorities rejected their […]

The Antithesis of Planet Transgender: The Berlin Wall 25 Years Later Remembered.

The Antithesis of Planet Transgender: The Berlin Wall 25 Years Later Remembered.

“If you’ve grown up free you don’t know what freedom means.” East Berlin escapee who flew over the wall in a balloon. As a solider, I spent many years operating “Hawk,” an air-defense missile system in West Germany. Often the powers, both east and west, would line up miles of tanks thousands of troops and […]