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Muxes, the first gays of Latin America by Gustavo Graf

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Long before the arrival of Spanish conquerors Muxes already existed. They are gay Zapotecos indigenous dressed as women and taking the female rol in their family and towards society
These Indians of Oaxaca, southern Mexico, were not discriminated until the arrival of Catholicism in the XV Century, when priest tried to make them behave as heterosexuals. They never got it, today in the town of Juchitán Muxes have their own space in their community , where they are...
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