Saturday, December 23, 2017

German Activist Wolfgang Launiger Dead at 99, Imprisoned for Being Gay

LGBTQ Nation reports:

German gay activist Wolfgang Lauinger passed away this week at age 99.

German gay activists paid their respects to Lauinger, who was imprisoned both by the Nazis and by the postwar West German government.

Lauinger is best known for his campaign against Paragraph 175, the German law that outlawed male homosexuality.

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