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Imke Duplitzer out Lesbian Athlete and Activist

Duplitzer is Fencing for Human Rights

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In addition to being an out lesbian athlete, German fencer Imke Duplitzer is staging a protest against Chinese policies in Tibet and Darfur.
Imke Duplitzer out lesbian Olympic Fencer from Germany

Imke Duplitzer out lesbian Olympic Fencer from Germany

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Imke Duplitzer is a fencer from Germany. She won a silver medal at the Athens Olympics in 2004. Beijing will be her fourth Olympics

Duplitzer plans on skipping the opening ceremonies as a protest against China's human rights abuses.

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