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About Evgeny Shtorn

Evgeny Shtorn is a member of the Centre for Independent Social Research in St Petersburg.

Articles by Evgeny Shtorn

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Constitutional conventions: best practice

The future of Russia’s one and only LGBT film festival

New legislation will hit independent and controversial cinema in Russia. The organisers of this LGBT film festival are going to keep on fighting for their right to speak on “forbidden” topics. RU

Charting Russia’s most dangerous cities for LGBT people

Here are the towns where it’s dangerous to be gay in Russia. A culture of silence and a law “against propaganda” are keeping them that way. Русский

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