Why would queer people be predicting Fifa World Cup winners, Gareth Johnson, while Russia is viciously persecuting gay men and other queer people?

You don’t even mention that while balls are being kicked around for television cameras in Moscow that gay men are being rounded up, tortured, and killed in Russian Chechnya.

Gay World Cup attendees have been beaten in Moscow to the point of suffering brain damage.

Peter Tatchell was arrested in Red Square and jailed for daring to protest the mounting levels of anti-queer persecution and violence in Russia.

Queer organizations all over the world are up in arms over FIFA’s complicity with our persecution.

Perhaps you aren’t aware of all the issues surrounding Russia’s savage treatment of queer people. If not, please read my story below.

Then delete your article.

It’s very inappropriate for queer people to be supporting these games.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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