Controversial post by Russian LGBT activist: VKontakte more liberal than Facebook

Facebook has deleted a post by Russian LGBT rights activist Lena Klimova, where she published images of people who have sent her death threats, Russian opposition-minded online publication Meduza reported.


The full photo album had been first published on VKontakte (VK.com), Russia’s most popular social network, but Klimova also posted excerpts to her Facebook account. On April 21, after the US social network deleted her original post, Klimova posted another several images from her “Beautiful People” album, challenging Facebook to remove her content a second time.


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