The history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people LGBT in Russia and its historical antecedents the Soviet Union and the Russian Empire has largely been influenced by the political leanings of its rulers. Medieval Catholic-Protestant Europe had the largest influence on Russian attitude towards homosexuality. Russian LGBT history was influenced by the ambivalent attitude of the Russian Orthodox religiosity regarding sexuality. Homosexuality has been documented in Russia for centuries. The earliest documented bans on homosexuality date to the early-mid 17th century. In , the Russian Revolution saw the overthrow of the Tsarist government and the subsequent foundation of the Russian SFSR , the world's first socialist state , followed by the founding of the Soviet Union after the end of the civil war in
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The fleet is in! Two obvious questions, neither of which has an obvious answer, leap to mind immediately. Were these photos at least the unposed ones, of which there are many surreptitiously made? Some like the pyramid pose below were certainly set up for the picture. Moreover, we forget — and are reminded by an essay in the book by a World War II Marine named Scotty Bowers — about the physical closeness that these fighting men lived with. If you served on the field of combat, you saw other men naked a lot more than you might today, even if you go to the gym after work.
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Maxim Martsinkevich, the year-old Neo-Nazi founder of Occupy Pedophilia, a Russian vigilante group that tortured suspected gay teenagers on video, has reportedly committed suicide while serving a year prison sentence in Siberia for an unrelated violent offense, according to the Moscow Times. Martsinkevich—the founder of a Russian Neo-Nazi group called Format 18 18 being an alphanumeric code representing the first and eighth letters of the alphabet, "A" and "H" for Adolf Hitler —had been arrested, convicted and imprisoned three times previous to his most recent incarceration, each time for inciting ethnic hatred in public or through his online videos. Through Format 18, he allegedly arranged the production and sale of videos showing immigrants being tortured.
On Monday, one of the over Russian Neo-Nazi groups targeting gay teenagers and young men in Russia, uploaded a new video of their latest attack on a gay Russian teenager. The year-old victim Igor, was tricked and lured into a meeting in broad daylight and was ambushed by over 8 men who repeatedly kicked, punched and slapped the victim while verbally assaulting and humiliating him on camera. He was forced to come out on camera and identify himself so his family, friends and employers would know he was gay. Group members then ambush the boys when they show up for their supposed date; they bully the boys, torture them, and have them make humiliating confessions about their sexuality, all while recording the encounters on camera. Igor endured over 12 minutes of continuous punching and slapping while he was being asked humiliating questions.