Homophobia, Gender and Knowledge In reading these cases, however, it is clear that in refugee law, law is not so much at issue. Lions and the Canadian Football League. The fact that police were using a combination of their own official position of power, threats of violence and, at times, criminal sanctions against gay sex or public sex, to target and exploit a vulnerable group did not appear to be visible to the RRT as a form of persecution. Research has shown that differences, whether it is based on class, race, age, sexuality, or gender, reflect a variety of experiences in political marginalization Masson,
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