Find me on tumblr,Twitter,Ig :fluffyjupiter. Lea Salonga is a queen and I love her. Singing music in general really is a huge part of my life. I mostly write plays, screenplays, stories, poems, and songs. I hope to one day write my own musical.
Joseph Huff-Hannon is an award-winning writer and a campaigner with Avaaz. For an authoritarian state, a law that is rarely, or only very selectively enforced, yet gives agents of the state broad leeway to police their citizens, and leads to wide-ranging changes in public and private behavior, is the best kind of law there is. In a new book I co-edited with Russian American journalist Masha Gessen, Gay Propaganda: Russian Love Stories , a collection of profiles and testimonials about the romantic lives of LGBT Russians , this absurd new law floated in and out of almost every story we collected. What is clear about the way the law works, from talking to dozens of LGBT Russians over the last months, is that even if federal enforcement has been minimal to date, the law gives a state-sanctioned green light to people and institutions to take up enforcement on their own. Oleg, a gay man now seeking asylum outside of Russia, until recently worked at an influential television network in Moscow. Another couple, Anya and Nata, dance fanatics who specialize in West Coast Swing, watched one of their favorite dance studios shut down—it could no longer offer its popular partner dancing classes for women. Sometimes the threat is direct and to the point.