Selah. Age: 30.
The Saw list started circulating on Russian websites and social media earlier this year, its name taken from a series of American cult horror films. There were dozens of names on it: Russian gays, lesbians, activists and supporters of LGBT causes, even journalists. Readers were encouraged to hunt them down. Yelena Grigoryeva, an outspoken activist in St.
Frida. Age: 22.
Man badly beaten in suspected homophobic attack by Dublin youths
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Carmen. Age: 20.
Days After A Hit List For Gays And Lesbians Disappears, A Russian Activist Is Killed
This horrifying picture shows a flight attendant and her girlfriend covered in blood after a gang of men attacked them when they refused to kiss for them. The apparently homophobic attack happened on a London bus as the couple returned home from an evening out last month. Ryanair worker Melania Geymonat, 28, from Uruguay, was left with a suspected broken nose while girlfriend Chris, from the US, was also beaten up.
This is a list of notable homophobicbiphobic and transphobic violence. Examples include corrective rape and other types of assault. See list of unlawfully killed transgender people for homicides of transgender people.