Gay Pride Parade in Russian Village of 7 Residents Gets CanceledUploader: Zulular 4 years ago Subscribe 3
By adapting their tactics, the Slavic Pride coordinators ran rings around the Russian and Moscow authorities and put them on the defensive. Police intervened belatedly, failing to protect demonstrators, thus aggravating the violence. This has hugely increased public awareness and understanding of gay people. Moscow Pride's organizer Nikolay Alexeyev held the event as planned.