The Kernel





gay marriageInvestigation could lead to same-sex emoji ban in Russia
But a ban might not be that easy.
Russia's latest Internet censorship decision sets a dangerous precedent
Roscomnadzor decides what Russians get to read online. And it can decide pretty much anything it wants.
No one knows who shot a Russian man taking group selfies on the Ukrainian border
As if the conflict at the border weren't already tense enough.
The curious origins of Russia's new 'straight pride' flag
France's 'La Manif Pour Tous' designed the flag—and stands in opposition to homosexuality.
Russia unveils a 'straight flag' to combat 'gay fever'
Yet another way for those of alternative sexualities to be alienated in Russia.
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