TITLE

LEBANON

AUTHOR(S)
Wockner, Rex
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Just Out;11/5/2004, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the organization Private Liberties in Lebanon is campaigning for the decriminalization of gay sex, which is first in the Arab world. Screening of the British film "Victim," which is credited with helping end Britain's gay sex ban in the 1960s; Activists' claim that Lebanon's code, which punishes sexual intercourse against nature, violates the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
ACCESSION #
15234305

 

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