It is known as the Russian Facebook, and it is the 8th biggest social networking site in the world, with over million registered users and 55 million active daily. It is VKontakte VK , and it is host to videos of rapes, threats to kill, and the humiliation of gay people. The group has a prominent presence on VK, with over 90, followers — as well as other local factions pulling in more supporters. Uploaded regularly to the site, films show victims being violently attacked and humilliated.
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Activist Yulia Tsvetkova, 26, initially revealed her status as a suspect in the criminal pornography case late last month without specifying why the case was opened. The charges, if the case involves minors, carry a prison sentence of up to 15 years if found guilty. One of the groups, called Vagina Monologues, is aimed at erasing taboos around menstruation and the anatomy of the vagina. More than 10, people have signed a change. Tsvetkova previously faced police questioning in March after someone filed an anonymous complaint against her art project on body positivity.
The change was the idea of the Rainbow Association human rights group, which promotes the idea that gay people should be treated equally. The Rainbow Association demanded Vkontakte allow the new option after a gay user named Oleg, whose orientation was secret neither on the Internet nor in real life, was unable to indicate his partner on his profile page. However, he received a disappointing reply.