American Anthropological Association. Colleges in Russia are specialized two-year training schools for students who have chosen a vocational education track after finishing the 9 th grade. RIA Novosti. International human rights organisations and the governments of developed democracies around the world have strongly condemned this Russian law. Discover Thomson Reuters. Did he lose his mind? No laws allowing adoption by same-sex couples.
The New Civil Rights Movement. Most interviews were conducted by telephone or via internet communication. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has signed a decree banning foreign same-sex couples -- as well as single people from countries where same-sex marriages are legal -- from adopting Russian children. Basically, all the parents impose a great taboo on this topic, they feel shame, even though they don't know anything about LGBT issues.
Transphobia Fear of, contempt of, or discrimination against transgender and transsexual persons, usually based on negative stereotypes of transgender identity.