Homosexuals fellate almost all of their sexual contacts and ingest semen from about half of these Semen contains many of the germs carried in the blood, so gays who practice oral sex incur medical risks akin to consuming raw human blood. Since the penis frequently has tiny lesions and often will have been in unsanitary places such as a rectumindividuals so involved may become infected with hepatitis A or gonorrhea and even HIV and hepatitis B. Rectal sex is dangerous.
The age of consent currently stands at 16 sinceregardless of sexual orientation. Transsexual and transgender people can change their legal gender after corresponding medical procedures since As far as adoptions of children: Single persons living within Russia, regardless of their sexual orientationcan adopt children.
Russian children can be adopted by a single homosexual who lives in a foreign country provided that country does not recognize same-sex marriage.
For more information about the daily reality of same-sex couples with children in Russia, read this article. Russian Constitution guarantees the right of peaceful association.
Public opinion in Russia tends to be hostile toward homosexuality and the level of intolerance has been rising. InRussia amended its federal law on the protection of children from information harmful to their health and development.
The Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information and Mass Media issued guidelines explaining that this can include the positive portrayal or approval of people with 'non-traditional sexual relations' — namely LGBT people.
The Committee recommended that the law should be repealed. Neither same-sex marriages nor civil unions of same-sex couples are allowed in Russia. We live in a civil society, we are guided by the federal law, [and] by the Constitution that clearly says: Such a marriage [same-sex] cannot be contracted in Russia.
According to reporting in Pravda. There is no such diagnosis as homosexuality in medicine.
There is no such illness in the classification of [the] World Health Organization. The new statute about military and medical expertise follows international law practice. Therefore the reasons for evaluating the ability to serve for homosexuals are the same: There is a visible LGBT community network, mostly in major cities like Moscow and Saint Petersburgincluding nightclubs and political organizations.
There have been notable objections to the organization of gay pride parades  in several Russian cities, most prominently Moscowwhere authorities have never approved a request to hold a gay pride rally. The events still went on as planned, in defiance of their lack of authorization.
Although authorities had claimed allowing pride events to be held would pose a risk of violence, the Court ruled that their decisions "effectively approved of and supported groups who had called for [their] disruption. You can help by adding to it.Homosexuality, or the sexual and/or emotional desire for others of the same gender as oneself, is found widely among the societies of the world.
However, the social acceptance of it varies dramatically. I. Introduction. Homosexuality is a controversial issue in many societies. For some it has become an equal rights issue to legalize same-sex marriage.
Homosexuality is a sexual orientation. A homosexual person is romantically or sexually attracted to people of their own gender. One may say that homosexuality is the term used for people that feel romantically or sexually attracted to their own sex, but other definitions also exist.
Sep 07, · News about homosexuality. Commentary and archival information about homosexuality from The New York Times. Homosexuality, sexual interest in and attraction to members of one’s own sex.
The term gay is frequently used as a synonym for homosexual; female homosexuality is often referred to as lesbianism. Homosexuality is the condition of "sexual desire or behavior directed toward a person or persons of one's own sex." Homosexuality has a number of causal factors that influence its ultimate origination in individuals; these factors will be addressed shortly.