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Spain's First Gay Retirement Home Represents LGBT Rebellion Of Older Generation

01/03/2012 10:54 am ET | Updated Feb 02, 2016

A group of elderly Spanish gay men are rebelling against the homophobia of their generation by setting up what will be the country's first gay and lesbian retirement home.

"Homosexuals who go into homes often also have to go straight back into the closet," said Federico Armenteros, the man behind the scheme. "This will be a place that is open to everyone and where no one will have to hide their sexuality."

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