LGBTQ

Everything you need to know about queer life in Shanghai

New Shanghai Queer Film Festival to launch this September
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New Shanghai Queer Film Festival to launch this September

A community-led, non-profit film festival curated with China in mind

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The 'Lesbian Godfather'
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The 'Lesbian Godfather'

Meet Gabby Gabriel, queer oracle and founder of Les Queers Shanghai

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Watch: New Vice documentary lifts the veil on transgender lives in Asia
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Watch: New Vice documentary lifts the veil on transgender lives in Asia

We speak to Out Of Place co-director Josh Frank about the ambitious project

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Dominic Davies: 'People look for meaning in their lives and how to live with integrity outside heteronormativity'
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Dominic Davies: 'People look for meaning in their lives and how to live with integrity outside heteronormativity'

Pink Therapy founder Dominic Davies talks sexuality and mental health

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A look inside the first ever Mr Gay China competition
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A look inside the first ever Mr Gay China competition

We witness the men, muscles and milk cartons ahead of the grand final

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LGBTQ-friendly bars and clubs in Shanghai

Lucca
Bars & Clubs

Lucca

Former 390 Bar

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Lollipop
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Lollipop

Upmarket bar with impressively extensive selection of booze on offer

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Rice Bar
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Rice Bar

Lively gay bar with great cocktails

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ICON
Bars & Clubs

ICON

Shanghai's largest gay club in Shanghai Stadium from Club Angel founders

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LGBTQ issues in China

LGBT activists respond to TV show ban
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LGBT activists respond to TV show ban

Popular Chinese internet show Addicted was taken offline in February

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Companies' LGBT support
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Companies' LGBT support

Progress is slow when it comes to conditions for gay staff

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New app iHomo
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New app iHomo

iHomo brings together gay men and lesbians to form cooperative marriages

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Sexual health testing in China's LGBT community
Health & Wellness

Sexual health testing in China's LGBT community

How can Shanghai’s gay community take care of sexual health?

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China's first ever LGBT travel agency
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China's first ever LGBT travel agency

Founder Ricky Wang on catering to China's newly-emerging queer demographic

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China's Gay Shock Therapy
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China's Gay Shock Therapy

Documentary reveals use of 'conversion therapy' in China's hospitals

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China's LGBT art
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China's LGBT art

Why a booming Chinese art market is still so cagey about queerdom

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The pink Renminbi
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The pink Renminbi

Chinese companies may finally be waking up to a huge market

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