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Halevi, Yossi Klein
August 2002
New Republic;8/19/2002-8/26/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 8/9, p12
Criticizes the failure of international human rights advocates to address the plight of Palestinian homosexuals. Crimes against homosexuals committed by the Palestinian Authority; Reason for the reluctance of Palestinian human rights groups to extend held to homosexuals; Conditions of homosexuals in Israel.


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