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Pederasty

 

a sexual perversion involving sexual relations of a man with another man (usually in homosexuality; more seldom under unusual circumstances). Soviet law classifies pederasty as a crime against the person (RSFSR Criminal Code, art. 121). It is punishable by deprivation of freedom for up to five years. Pederasty under aggravating circumstances, for example, involving minors, is punishable by up to eight years imprisonment.

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It is worth noting that this kind of solidarity and mutual aid was also the chief purpose of his loose "Order" of pederasts, something he found as valuable then as he had in 1919.
According to his view, Hippothoos starts out being an active male and suffers one misfortune after another, first as a pederast deprived of his eromenos and then as a leader of brigands who suffers a series of crushing defeats under the forces of law and order.
Homosexuality is (largely) no longer seen by the religious right as a calculated, spit-in-your-face abomination to God akin to pre-meditated murder, or that homosexuals are lurking pederasts.
Mader had argued that Luke cleaned up Matthew's language, replacing the word used by Matthew, pais, meaning "boy" or "child," with another Greek word which specifically meant slave, doulos, in an attempt to tone down the pederastic relationship between the centurion and his esteemed slave boy that was suggested by pais--a connotation that revealed too much about both the sexual connection between the centurion and the boy and Jesus' attitude about pederasts.
Mahony's associations with several pederasts and a notorious bishop, Patrick Ziemann (see sidebar on Page 7), whose career he championed, did not sit well with Los Angeles District Attorney Steve Cooley.
Predictably, the target of his railings was extended from pederasts to cover intellectuals: architects, writers .
Their international ring of pederasts, which called itself the Centre for Research and Information on Children and Sexuality, apparently had taken UMCEF's motto, "Every Child Is Our Child" to its most obscene limits: Over 19,000 pornographic photographs and a 400-name mailing list in 15 countries -- compiled on a UNICEF office computer -- were confiscated by Belgian police.
Mystery master John Morgan Wilson sends his HIV-positive detective after a ring of gay pederasts
The Church has long been the country's biggest (and worst) private landlord, letting the grottiest slums to the poorest tenants at the most extortionate rents, and it has also acted as a magnet for misogynists, alcoholics, pederasts and bigots.
ingest epic quantities of drugs) and pederasts must "smirk," literary intellectuals must feud bitterly with their rivals and display some form or other of romantic incontinence.
This hardly acknowledges the current witch hunt for pederasts, now wrongly confused with pedophiles.
As the discussion heated up, the all-powerful media empire that metastasized around the daily El Pais reached for the trowel laying on the sarcasm and old-time blasphemy in opinion pieces and "artistic" videos ridiculing clergymen as fuddy-duddies and outing pederasts and hypocrites.