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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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As such, Pederasts and Others is essential reading for those interested in gay history and the history of sexuality, social history and urban history in the nineteenth century.
According to attorney Lawrence Fisoli, who represents Jeffrey's parents in a lawsuit against NAMBLA, the pederast organization trains homosexuals to stalk, seduce, and rape unsuspecting boys.
Interestingly, modern pederasts, despite the democratic ethos of modern culture, seem to be preoccupied with dominance and submission,(77) much like the ancient Greeks.
Because vicars in knickers can spot a pederast a mile away, and the church is full of them.
Lolita has the breadth and daring to describe the beginnings of a culture of sanctioned degeneracy so incremental that today only an overt step offends, as in the recent withdrawal of Calvin Klein's explicitly pederast ad campaign.
Kinsey's research was carried out on a non-representative group of Americans--including disproportionately large numbers of sex offenders, prostitutes, prison inmates and exhibitionists--and involved illegal sex experimentation upon several hundred children, masturbated to orgasm by "trained" pederasts.
According to Lively and Abrams, pederasts are as serious a threat in America today as they were in Germany during the period when the Nazis dominated Europe.
Giroud mentions, yet regrettably leaves unnamed, one conductor who said that it could be "enjoyed only by snobs and pederasts.
In addition to its unsettled state, it is populated with racists, anti-Semites, pederasts, misogynists, cutthroat men, treacherous women, and a sorry history of forgers and imposters.
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.