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Forum: How do you feel about the treatment of gay men in Chechnya?

Take part in our forum for an upcoming edition of Metro Weekly

We are currently taking submissions for next week’s forum section, which deals with the horrific abduction, torture and murder of gay men in Chechnya.

To offer your opinion for consideration, please use the form below. Submissions close on Monday, April 17 at 2 p.m. For other ways to participate in Metro Weekly’s Forum, scroll down.

About Forum

Forum is a place for your voice to be heard, a place for curated conversations and ideas, a place to discuss — seriously and, sometimes, humorously — LGBTQ issues, both local and national, important to our times.

Forum works in several ways. In addition to submitting using the online form above, you may:

  1. Submit a letter to the editor about any topic or about any article we’ve covered. Letters may be edited for length and clarity and may be published in any medium. We cannot reply to every letter. Submission of a letter is not a guarantee of publication in print or online. You can submit a letter via online form or email to
  2. Be part of an exclusive Forum mailing list to get weekly questions and participate in a discussion that will appear in print and online. Click here to join.
  3. Take our online polls and weigh in on any number of topics. You can find current polls throughout the site, usually to the right of the page.

Recent Forums:

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