Photos: LGBT Pride march in Russia turns violent

As Buzzfeed points out, it is scary to be in Russia right now.

Take a look at just a few pics of how LGBT citizens are treating after recent anti-gay laws have been passed.  These are from the St. Petersburg Gay Pride march:

Image by Dmitry Lovetsky / AP

Image by OLGA MALTSEVA / Getty Images

Image by ALEXANDER DEMIANCHUK / Reuters

Russia is hosting the 2014 Olympic games in Sochi. What does this mean for gay athletes and spectators? Is the US Olympic Committee okay with this?

Check out many more photos at Buzzfeed to get a better scope of what is happening in Russia today.

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