Russell Tovey and Plaque Dedicated to Oscar Wilde
I like to see actors like Russell Tovey doing things like this. It’s part of gay history. I can’t even tell you how much I support things like this.
Of course most people still don’t know this because it’s not taught in any heteronormative history books, but Oscar Wilde once suffered a vicious homophobic attack that left him traumatized. A plaque dedicated to Wilde, so that no one ever forgets what happened to him, was recently placed where the attack happened.
Actor Russell Tovey unveiled the
A Russian LGBTQ activist, Yelena Grigoryeva, was fatally stabbed in St. Petersburg Sunday night after her name was listed on a website that encourages people to “hunt” LGBTQ activists, inspired by the torture-themed film “Saw.”
Here’s the rest. They go into a lot more detail about the murder and the web site.