Gay Kiss-In: Pucker Up, Putin!

By: Brandon Voss

Host of the recent World Outgames, Antwerp, which just celebrated its gay pride, held a huge same-sex kiss-in aimed at Russia's antigay policies.

Called "To Russia, With Love," Friday's kiss-in featured hundreds of activists locking lips outside the Belgian city's Russian consulate to show solidarity with LGBT Russians and to urge Antwerp city government to cut ties with its Russian sister city, St. Petersburg.

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Photo: Jill Bertels