Dictatorial Rule and Sexual Politics in Argentina: The Case of the Frente de Liberación Homosexual, 1967–1976

@article{Ben2017DictatorialRA,
  title={Dictatorial Rule and Sexual Politics in Argentina: The Case of the Frente de Liberaci{\'o}n Homosexual, 1967–1976},
  author={P. Ben and Santiago Joaquin Insausti},
  journal={Americas},
  year={2017},
  volume={97},
  pages={297-325}
}
The Frente de Liberación Homosexual (FLH, 1967–1976) was the first political movement of homosexual men in Argentina. Despite its short life span, this organization set the ground for future developments. The FLH emerged in the context of increasing authoritarianism rather than being the result of a transition to democracy. The relationship with homophobic Peronists and left-wing traditions was, paradoxically, crucial for the emergence of the FLH. Most homosexual activists came from the Left… Expand
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