In early JulyLu Liping, a famous actress, criticized homosexuality in a micro-blog post, calling it "a shameful conduct which is judged by God. We just need more time. Retrieved May 1, Ina gay kindergarten teacher sued his former school after he was dismissed from his job, following a social media post he had made about attending an LGBT event. In NovemberRaymond Chan Chi-chuen proposed a motion to study civil unions for same-sex couples, but this was voted down by 27 to
The aristocratic poet Yu Xin was representative of the more subtle system of patronage which existed without the stigma of prostitution, whereby a poorer or younger man could provide sexual service to a more established man in return for political advancement.
Like in many other western and non-western societies, public sentiment on homosexuality in China sits within a liminal space. This page was last edited on 20 Mayat Cecilia Yang, who is from Wuhan in Central China, wants to marry her Taiwanese partner but without same-sex marriage on the mainland, that won't be possible.
The "landmark" recommendations, from ArgentinaChileFranceIrelandMexicothe Netherlands and Swedenurge China to pass an anti-discrimination law covering sexual orientation and enact anti-violence and social security measures.