Is Sexual Assault in Prisons Caused by Sexual Desire?

Resources used to support "Yes"

While homosexual rape in prison is initially a macho/power issue, slaves are created because a need exists--a need for a woman-substitute--for the expression and reinforcement of one's masculinity, for a sexual outlet, for income and/or service, for th e sense of self-worth and importance, etc. jails ands prisons are saturated with men at the peak of their sexual potential and they need sexual outlets.



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