In NovemberRaymond Chan Chi-chuen proposed a motion to study civil union for same-sex couples, but this was voted down by 27 to However, that doesn't mean that the authorities will tolerate civil mobilization and activism. In JuneYu Hu, a gay man from Henan Provincesued a hospital in the city of Zhumadian for forcing him to undergo conversion therapy. In addition to having relationships with men, the Zhengde Emperor also had many relationships with women. Days before the International Day Against Homophobia intwo women wearing rainbow badges were attacked and beaten by security guards in Beijing.
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LGBT rights in China
In Februarythe popular Chinese gay web series Addicted Heroin was banned from being broadcast online 12 episodes into a episode season. Passions of the Cut Sleeve. I don't think you're going to see the Chinese government supporting civil society groups at the same time that they are trying to crack down [on] all these other groups. Retrieved 17 October MSM allowed to donate blood. There is no anti-discrimination provision for sexual orientation or gender identity under the Chinese labour law.
Retrieved 17 October South China Morning Post. Beijing currently provides dependent residency status to the same-sex partners of legal residents, such as expats. InShanxi Province started allowing minors to apply for the change with the additional information of their guardian's identification card. Sexuality and gender in China. The Chinese Government's approach to LGBT rights and same-sex marriage has been described as "fickle" and as being "no approval; no disapproval; no promotion. Recognition of same-sex unions in China.