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    Rainbow and Russian Forum Host Homophobia Roundtable

    On Tuesday, March 24, Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (FCLC) Rainbow Alliance and Russian Forum clubs co-sponsored a roundtable discussion on homophobia led by Maria DeCasper, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) ’17 and president of Russian Forum, and Zhenya Pomerantsev, professor of Russian language.

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    In Graphic Photos and On Twitter, ISIS Members Record and Tout Executions of Gay Men

    Source: The Daily Beast

    The attacks, which also include the stoning of an adulterer, appear to have taken place in Mosul and were distributed by ISIS social media accounts.

    These are obscene images. They depict two men thrown from the roof of a building as a crowd watches them fall to their deaths, and they purport to show the Islamic State (or ISIS) carrying out public executions before an audience in Iraq’s Nineveh province.

    The two victims’ alleged crimes? They are believed to be gay. In another photo, woman accused of being an adulterer is stoned to death, and two men charged with thievery are bound to crucifixes. Victims are commonly crucified, sometimes after they have been killed, in ISIS public executions.

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