Discrimination in the workplace: 37% of Russian business owners wouldn’t hire an LGBT employee, study shows

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Last week, Russian MP Oksana Pushkina spoke out against “conservatism, fundamentalism, and homophobia” in government policy, explaining that it “never led any state to a happy future.” Inside Russia’s parliament, Pushkina is known for her support of LGBT issues, and recently spoke out against proposals to ban same-sex couples from marrying or adopting children.

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