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LGBT Activist Shames Russia's 'Beautiful People' Who Want Her Dead

They're hugging their children, holding flowers, and smiling cheerfully into the camera.

They also think gay-rights advocates deserve to die, according to a Russian group reaching out to young lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgenders (LGBT).

Yelena Klimova is the founder of Children-404, an online forum where gay Russian teens can speak freely about their struggles in the deeply homophobic country.

To illustrate the rampant violence and harassment that sexual minorities face in Russia, Klimova has compiled photographs of some of her most rabid critics gleaned from social-networking sites.

The album, titled "Beautiful people and what they say to me," features pictures of benign-looking men and women captioned with the obscene, hate-filled messages Klimova says they have sent her online.

She posted the photos on April 20 on VKontakte, Russia's most popular social network.

"Since beautiful people write to me often, it will be updated often," she wrote. "It was created to appreciate the contrasts and variety of life. Enjoy."

Kristina: "Burn in hell perverts! If I saw you I'd strangle you with my own hands."
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Kristina: "Burn in hell perverts! If I saw you I'd strangle you with my own hands."

Sasha: "When are you finally going to close this f*****g group, I hate this s**t. Shooting you dead is not enough!"
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Sasha: "When are you finally going to close this f*****g group, I hate this s**t. Shooting you dead is not enough!"

Yelizaveta: "You will soon be jailed. This must not remain unpunished. Burn in hell long and agonizingly for your propaganda of homosexuals! Die you s****y scum. "Get out of our country, you swine. Sooner or later you'll pay for this!"
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Yelizaveta: "You will soon be jailed. This must not remain unpunished. Burn in hell long and agonizingly for your propaganda of homosexuals! Die you s****y scum.

"Get out of our country, you swine. Sooner or later you'll pay for this!"

Aleksandr: "You f*****g slut! Why the f***k are you propagandizing fags? Nobody wants to f***k you but that's your problem, close this group you scum. Or I'll catch some fag and break his f*****g face ) and I'll write the name of your group on his f*****g face, and it will be YOUR fault!"
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Aleksandr: "You f*****g slut! Why the f***k are you propagandizing fags? Nobody wants to f***k you but that's your problem, close this group you scum. Or I'll catch some fag and break his f*****g face ) and I'll write the name of your group on his f*****g face, and it will be YOUR fault!"

Maksim: "I'll be one of the first to light the stake on which you'll stand. You even have the eyes of a junkie, you puked-up swine."
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Maksim: "I'll be one of the first to light the stake on which you'll stand. You even have the eyes of a junkie, you puked-up swine."

Aisha: "By the way I think you're a dumb b***h, you think you're doing a holy deed and helping?? You'd better go and die before anyone dispatches you f***head. People like you should be jailed!"
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Aisha: "By the way I think you're a dumb b***h, you think you're doing a holy deed and helping?? You'd better go and die before anyone dispatches you f***head. People like you should be jailed!"

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