Despite the strong political, economic and military alliance between Eastern Bloc countries, they did not adopt a uniform position towards homosexuality.
Tag: Cold War
Members of the right in Brazil conflated communist “subversives” and left-wing politics with sexual immorality.
The aim of the operation was to detain, interrogate, and register both actual and alleged homosexuals.
Łukasz Szulc Historical studies of sexualities in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) remain scarce. Researchers from the region, as well as other parts of the world, however, are increasingly uncovering both the regional commonalities and local specificities of how diverse sexualities were lived, policed and represented in CEE, the area stretching from Austria […]