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Reception: International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

Date: 
May 16, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Please join Human Rights First as we honor International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT). Around the world, LGBT people continue to face violence and discrimination. This year, we will highlight the alarming situation facing gay men in Chechnya and call for U.S. leadership in urging the Russian government to halt these abuses and ensure accountability.

Featuring:

Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA-13)
Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI-1)
Lyosha Gorshkov, Co-President, Russian-Speaking American LGBT Association
Elisa Massimino, President & CEO, Human Rights First

Location: 

2060 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, D.C.

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