Showing posts with label China. Show all posts
Showing posts with label China. Show all posts

17 September 2018

China - Thousands of Chinese activists renew push for same-sex marriage

Press
NBC


Beijing, China

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Thousands of Chinese activists renew push for same-sex marriage

Thousands of Chinese activists renew push for same-sex marriage

01 September 2018

Brunei - The Pentagon, China, Brunei, LGBTI & Islamic Shariah Law

Richard S. Ehrlich
Scoop


Brunei International Airport
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

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ezs note: I do understand that when we visit other countries, we need to respect their customs and mores, but do we need quaint aphorisms such as freedom of speech at the door?  (Oh, I forgot.  I'm living in Trumpworld.)

14 June 2018

lead story - China’s transgender people ‘step forward’ from the shadows

Agence France-Presse
South China Morning Post


Along the River During the Qingming Festival, Bianjing
Abt. 12th century CE

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15 May 2018

05 May 2018

China - Chinese Social Media Site Reverses Gay Content Ban After Uproar

Javier C. Hernández, Zoe Mou
The New York Times


Terracotta Army, China (abt. 210 BCE)

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07 April 2018

27 March 2018

These farmers voted for Donald Trump. But now they fear a trade war with China will ruin them

Andrew Buncombe
Independent


Soybean crop, Abbeville Co., SC

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21 January 2018

China - China’s media watchdog in legal challenge over censorship of gay content

Phila Siu
South China Morning Post


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11 November 2017

China Has Donald Trump Just Where It Wants Him

Roger Cohen
The New York Times

 

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ezs note:  If you are going to be around Allentown, Pennsylvania on November 18, perhaps you'd like to show up here.

02 August 2017

In China, a pioneering transgender movie made by teens is trying to skirt censorship

Zheping Huang, Visen Liu
Quartz


Escape (China)

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14 June 2017

04 December 2016

China's gay community redefines term 'comrade'

Amy Qin
Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

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27 October 2016