China’s LGBT community treads cautiously amid intolerance

People take part in a 5.17 km run to mark International Day Against Homophobia in a park in Beijing, China, May 17, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/Pool

BEIJING – China‚Äôs LGBT advocates cautiously organized awareness-raising events across the country to celebrate International Anti-Homophobia Day on Thursday amid concern of growing intolerance towards LGBT causes. One of the events was a 5.17 km run to raise awareness and celebrate the May 17 anniversary of the day in 1990 when the World Health Organization […]

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