The sexy, gritty photos by Alex Yocu shows the rough nature of male friendships.
Russian authorities say they have received complaints that a Calvin Klein ad features "gay propaganda."
Photographer Alex Yocu captures the beauty of movement—and the male nude—in his new series.
Repression of LGBT people accelerated after Russia annexed the Eastern European peninsula.
The rally was the target of anti-gay attacks and resulted in 15 arrests.
Gay rights groups fly their pride flags in the face of St. Petersburg authorities.
The political instability is not encouraging tourists from visiting.