The views expressed are theirs and unless specifically stated are not those of the BBC. In places such as Syria, where same-sex sexual activity is strictly forbidden and traditional gender roles are entrenched, the use of sexualised torture against men and boys is unsurprising. The next category is autoeroticismi. Later, the use of a pink triangle was established for prisoners identified as homosexual men, which also included bisexual men and transgender women. The file, and other New Guinea research material, reveals such things as wild sex parties in the jungle, regular sexual horseplay, and liaisons with American soldiers in old shower blocks. During investigations over the past two years, researchers Yorick Smaal and Graham Willett gained almost complete access to the National Archives file, first released in but in a heavily edited form that revealed little. Dr Smaal says the role-playing of the ''girls'' in New Guinea was shaped by commonly held notions of the day about sexuality and gender.
They realised this was about homosexual people rather than homosexual behaviour.
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Prison sexuality is an issue that has been commonly misunderstood and misrepresented due to not only the taboo nature of the subject, but also because of a lack of research. In our report we ask for improved advocacy and staffing, and more data. Many of these incarcerated individuals with drug-related crime have participated in unsafe injection or have sexual risk for HIV and other sexually transmitted or infectious diseases. Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics. It commonly represented both gay and lesbian identity, and was incorporated into the logos of such organizations and businesses. The soldiers' names and identifying material have been withheld, but the file details how army authorities, for the first time, began to tackle the idea that there was a difference between homosexual behaviour and homosexual identity. The US is one of the few donor governments that has provided funding to address sexual violence against men and boys in humanitarian settings.