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Russian Gays Look to U.S. for Asylum .
WSJ ^ | August 16, 2013 | PAUL SONNE

Posted on 08/17/2013 10:12:18 AM PDT by Cheerio

Artem Mitrofanov came to the U.S. with scars of growing up gay in Russia. Some were literal, such as the one on his wrist from the day he says a skinhead slashed him with a broken bottle. Others were internal, including pains in his kidney, which he says are the result of being beaten by assailants wielding religious icons who told him he should die.



Still others were psychological. "If you're gay, that's it. It's like a mark on you," said Mr. Mitrofanov, who is 27 and from Moscow. His solution was to leave. He applied for asylum in the U.S. in 2009 and won refuge in 2010.

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: gay; obama; russia
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Sort of ironic - in 2013 the Russian Gays seek Asylum in America and rush into the arms of gay loving perverted Zero, while at the same time an American NSA subcontractor seeks Asylum in Russian to escape prosecution by Zero.
1 posted on 08/17/2013 10:12:18 AM PDT by Cheerio
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To: Cheerio
Russian Gays Look to U.S. for Asylum

And that's what the US is becoming, an asylum.

2 posted on 08/17/2013 10:15:34 AM PDT by TwelveOfTwenty
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To: Cheerio

HIV/AIDS leaves LOST of marks on a person so I suppose he isn’t entirely ‘wrong’...


3 posted on 08/17/2013 10:15:42 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Norm Lenhart

Edit...LOTS...


4 posted on 08/17/2013 10:16:01 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Cheerio

Great. Just what we need. More sexual deviants.


5 posted on 08/17/2013 10:16:02 AM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (Former Rodeo Clown Sensitivity Training class valedictorian.)
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To: Cheerio
Russian Gays Look to U.S. for Asylum .

Wonderful!
That's just what we need...

More perverts in addition to millions of ignorant, illiterate arrogant illegal criminals.
Finally, pathologically sicko groups I earnestly hope will never assimilate. Or be "elected" to Congress.

Or is it already too late?

6 posted on 08/17/2013 10:17:43 AM PDT by publius911 (Look for the Union label, then buy something else.)
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To: FlingWingFlyer

Great? ER no...FABULOUE!!!!!

/s


7 posted on 08/17/2013 10:17:49 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Norm Lenhart
Oh, yeah. Look for the AIDS and other STD rates to decline in Russia over the next decade as they surely sky-rocket here in the USA.

It will happen.

8 posted on 08/17/2013 10:18:02 AM PDT by Prole
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To: Norm Lenhart

OK thats rwice.

FABULOUS

I give up. G’night all.


9 posted on 08/17/2013 10:18:39 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: FlingWingFlyer

” Send me your Queers, your Deadbeats, your thugs” New inscription on the statue of liberty.


10 posted on 08/17/2013 10:19:14 AM PDT by gunner03
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To: Cheerio

Resettle him in Dearbornistan, Michigan. I’m sure the muzzies will welcome him with open arms.


11 posted on 08/17/2013 10:20:37 AM PDT by 43north (BHO: 50% black, 50% white, 100% RED)
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To: Cheerio

From Russia with love.


12 posted on 08/17/2013 10:21:46 AM PDT by Jim Robinson (Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God!!)
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To: Cheerio

Spot on. Dammit.


13 posted on 08/17/2013 10:21:47 AM PDT by null and void (Frequent terrorist attacks OR endless government snooping and oppression? We can have both!)
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To: Norm Lenhart

It makes sense.

Under the Obama regime, we’re all taking it up the ass.


14 posted on 08/17/2013 10:25:08 AM PDT by humblegunner
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To: Cheerio

Yep, just what this country needs, more perverts.


15 posted on 08/17/2013 10:26:09 AM PDT by Graybeard58 (_.. ._. .. _. _._ __ ___ ._. . ___ ..._ ._ ._.. _ .. _. .)
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To: humblegunner

Yea but we can get married! Will you marry me Gunner? ;)


16 posted on 08/17/2013 10:27:17 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Cheerio

And one of the marks on him is his industrial sized anal orifice..... But lets’ not talk about that...


17 posted on 08/17/2013 10:27:51 AM PDT by donmeaker (Blunderbuss: A short weapon, ... now superceded in civilized countries by more advanced weaponry.)
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To: Cheerio
Obama insults Putin. Obama wants Snowden.

As a mere exercise of fun, Putin passes laws in Russia making Obama's gay friends political assylum seekers in order to dump them on America (as a joke on Obama).

18 posted on 08/17/2013 10:28:44 AM PDT by blackdog (There is no such thing as healing, only a balance between destructive and constructive forces.)
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To: Cheerio

Oh great. Let’s open the floodgates for more Democrat faggots.


19 posted on 08/17/2013 10:29:58 AM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: Cheerio
Interesting, I'm sure they'll come here and cause all kinds of trouble for the normal heterosexual Americans by using their protected status.

I have always believed that Putin ran the Chechen campaign in such a manner as to motivate Chechen terrorist to flee to the west as much as kill them.

Considering the major success of that campaign, and then Boston, I think Putin is exporting recognized and potential Russian problems.

Overall, the makeup of the invading foreign army is ironic, but America, here they come.

20 posted on 08/17/2013 10:30:44 AM PDT by Navy Patriot (Join the Democrats, it's not Fascism when WE do it, and the Constitution and law mean what WE say.)
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To: Cheerio

Where can U.S. heterosexuals look for asylum?


21 posted on 08/17/2013 10:31:03 AM PDT by Bubba_Leroy (The Obamanation Continues)
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To: Cheerio
Oh great. Maybe they'll bring their krokodil with them....
22 posted on 08/17/2013 10:31:42 AM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Qui me amat, amat et canem meum.)
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To: TwelveOfTwenty

Australia started as a prison island, didn’t it ?


23 posted on 08/17/2013 10:35:13 AM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
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To: Cheerio

Give us your poor, your perverted, your uneducated and your rabid jihadists and we will put them on Whitey’s Gravy Train. Then for good measure we will spy on all Americans to make sure they don’t bother YOUR poor, your perverted, your uneducated and your rabid jihadists. (Obama’s foreign policy initiative otherwise known as “transforming America”.)


24 posted on 08/17/2013 10:38:03 AM PDT by Chgogal (Obama "hung the SEALs out to dry, basically exposed them like a set of dog balls..." CMH)
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To: Cheerio

They give asylum to gays from Russia who are not in physical danger.

They deny asylum to Christians from Syria who are in danger of being killed.

I’d prefer they allow the Christians in and keep the gays out.


25 posted on 08/17/2013 10:38:07 AM PDT by rfreedom4u (I have a copy of the Constitution! And I'm not afraid to use it!)
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To: Cheerio; All

Ugh! Why do I have this song popping into my head???

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7NZ04BG7TfA


26 posted on 08/17/2013 10:39:35 AM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear (Great vid by ShorelineMike! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOZjJk6nbD4&feature=plcp)
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To: Norm Lenhart

27 posted on 08/17/2013 10:40:21 AM PDT by humblegunner
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To: humblegunner

A moment of internet history. The first gay wedding rejection by Grumpy cat! ;)


28 posted on 08/17/2013 10:47:18 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Cheerio

In Russia, asylum look for YOU.


29 posted on 08/17/2013 10:47:19 AM PDT by SIDENET
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To: Norm Lenhart

Well... full disclosure..
First reaction was “How you fixed for guns and trucks and boats and stuff?”


30 posted on 08/17/2013 10:48:52 AM PDT by humblegunner
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To: Joe 6-pack

HORRIBLE link. OMG, how crazy would you have to be to take that stuff?


31 posted on 08/17/2013 10:49:39 AM PDT by Veto! (Opinions freely expressed as advice)
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To: Bubba_Leroy

“Where can U.S. heterosexuals look for asylum?”

I hear the hunting in the Siberian wilderness is excellent. We go over there and wait them out for a couple of generations! :)


32 posted on 08/17/2013 10:51:43 AM PDT by Big_Harry (Ecc10:2 "A wise man's heart is at his right hand; but a fool's heart at his left")
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To: humblegunner

Well there’s a pontoon boat in they yard, a desert truck, a ranger, one small fishing boat and a late 1800s Winchester 32 special lost in a mysterious accident off said pontoon boat....


33 posted on 08/17/2013 10:52:30 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Cheerio

Putin seems to be engineering a homosexual version of Cuba’s 1980 Mariel boatlift.

On that occasion, Fidel Castro was able to deposit 125,000 Cuban refugees, who turned out to be primarily criminals, anti-Castro-ites, and mental-health cases, on America’s shores. Which helped the Castro brothers stay in power another 33 years.

If America’s homosexual community joins together to prod our government to accept Russian homosexuals as refugees, Russia will be homosexual-free, and Putin won’t have to worry about a homosexual anti-Putin voting block standing against him for his next 33 years in power.


34 posted on 08/17/2013 10:54:29 AM PDT by Bluestocking
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To: Cheerio

The late U.S. senator Eugene McCarthy said: “the United States has become the flop-house of the world” due to the 1965 Immigration Act. We are now the laughingstock of the world. In 1965 we were the envy of the world & the greatest nation in human history....


35 posted on 08/17/2013 10:54:53 AM PDT by LongWayHome
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To: Cheerio

Oh, nyet! Where the hell do we straights go for asylum, Iran?


36 posted on 08/17/2013 11:05:10 AM PDT by Sivad (NorCal red turf)
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To: Norm Lenhart

Dowry FAIL.

Although the boats are a plus, as mine got a tree fell on it during hurricane Ike.

There it still sits, lookin’ sad.

R.I.P. Exxon Valdez, we hardly knew ye...


37 posted on 08/17/2013 11:05:22 AM PDT by humblegunner
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To: Cheerio

So... no asylum for German homeschoolers, but if you’re potential Obama voter, come right on in!


38 posted on 08/17/2013 11:10:03 AM PDT by Viennacon
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To: humblegunner

No trees here to fall. Sun just melts everything.

Almost lost that desert truck to an engine fire. After 2 years a brand new Holley decided it didn’t like the heat ans powderized the accelerator pump gasket.

Regional dangers ;)


39 posted on 08/17/2013 11:11:43 AM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: knarf
Australia started as a prison island, didn’t it?

Not entirely, the British used it for more than that. And the Aborigines might resent the idea that their history started with the arrival of the British. Your point?

40 posted on 08/17/2013 11:13:38 AM PDT by TwelveOfTwenty
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To: Cheerio

Putin is a genius.


41 posted on 08/17/2013 11:21:10 AM PDT by Born to Conserve
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To: Cheerio

Looks like the USA has become a magnet for weirdos.


42 posted on 08/17/2013 11:22:18 AM PDT by F.J. Mitchell (Impeach the leech.)
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To: TwelveOfTwenty

Yes, Australia started as a prison. Or if you want to nitpick...


43 posted on 08/17/2013 11:27:57 AM PDT by Born to Conserve
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To: TwelveOfTwenty
I'm not sure what my point is.

The comments were running all around this group and that group infiltrating our culture and society and Australian criminals came to mind.

44 posted on 08/17/2013 11:28:23 AM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I have no proof ... but they're true)
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To: publius911
More perverts in addition to millions of ignorant, illiterate arrogant illegal criminals.

But think of all the new Democrat voters!

45 posted on 08/17/2013 11:30:35 AM PDT by Bernard Marx
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To: Born to Conserve
Yes, Australia started as a prison. Or if you want to nitpick...

OK, let's pick nits.

Was Australia originally a British prison island?

46 posted on 08/17/2013 11:45:44 AM PDT by TwelveOfTwenty
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To: Cheerio

keep looking


47 posted on 08/17/2013 12:24:50 PM PDT by yldstrk (My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: Born to Conserve

Indeed.


48 posted on 08/17/2013 12:49:25 PM PDT by ReformationFan
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To: Cheerio

Freedom loving Americans Seek Asylum in Russia


49 posted on 08/17/2013 12:55:47 PM PDT by VerySadAmerican (When you vote for evil because you can't see evil, you ARE evil.)
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To: TwelveOfTwenty
"beaten by assailants wielding religious icons"

`


I doubt it.

50 posted on 08/17/2013 12:56:59 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o
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