See what happens when this brave (and handsome) young bloke, who runs his own video blog* to fight homophobia in Russia, has conducted a small social experiment. Video by Deutsche Welle.
Based on personal experiences and encounters in St.Petersburg we can vouch that luckily majority of the younger generation in Russia has their hearts and minds in the right place. Yes, the country is homophobic and re(tro)gressive, yet there is so much positive and supportive that Western media fails to review. Nobody clicks on headlines that tell good stories, we reckon.
Read Huffpost Queer Voices story from May 2017 to know more.
*link in the lead contains the original clip, in Russian.