All you need to know about Section 377
Homosexuality is considered a taboo in a largely conservative Indian society which appears to be divided on the controversial issue.
More Imams are coming out as gay and preaching that homosexuality isn't condemned in Islam. They're part of a global push for a more liberal interpretation of the Koran that acknowledges diversity and empowers mosques to welcome sexual minorities.
LGBTQ special report- Homing in on the science of homosexuality—and sexuality itself.
In episode 5, having witnessed the wide implications of the anti-gay "propaganda" law, we meet up with the man behind the legislation.
In episode 4 we meet one of Putin's spin doctors, Alexey Mukhin, who is the Director General of the Center for Political Information.
In episode 3 we meet Katia from Pussy Riot and some of Russia's core LGBT activists, Alexei Davydov, Ray and Nix
In part 2 we meet 17-year-old activist Nikita who has been labeled a "propagandist" because of his YouTube channel about LGBT rights
When Russian President Vladimir Putin banned gay "propaganda" in June 2014, Russia's LGBT community went from being a stigmatized fringe group to full-blown enemies of the state.