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Punishable by Death (LGBT Rights in the Middle East)

Punishable by Death (LGBT Rights in the Middle East)

Illustration to accompany an article on the harrowing topic of homosexuality in the Middle East, from the darkness of executions in Iran to the light of hope after the Arab Spring.