Ellen DeGeneres And Others Call For End To Gay ‘Concentration Camps’ In Russia

The Huffington Post

Ellen DeGeneres, Matt Bomer and Billy Eichner are just three of the LGBTQ celebrities who are speaking out against reports that gay men are being detained, attacked and even killed in the Russian region of Chechnya.

On April 1, a Moscow-owned Russian opposition newspaper, Novaya Gazeta, cited federal law enforcement officials who said more than 100 gay men, ranging in ages from 16 to 50, had been detained  “in connection with their nontraditional sexual orientation, or suspicion of such.”

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