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1 in 5 Russians want gays and lesbians ‘eliminated,’ survey finds Elizabeth Kuhr Nearly 1 in 5 Russians want to “eliminate” gay and lesbian people from society, according to a new survey, a finding that has incited fear and anger among LGBTQ activists in the country. “There is this feeling you are targeted, and that 18 percent believe I should be eliminated is just awful,” said Svetlana Zakharova, an out lesbian living in St. Petersburg. “It was very emotional.” The survey, published this week by the Levada Center, a nongovernmental research organi