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Interview with Clare Kane, author of Dragons in Shallow Waters, the story of a young English woman during the anti-foreign Boxer Rebellion

Amidst the violence of the anti-foreign Boxer Rebellion, Nina Ward, a young China-born Englishwoman finds herself under siege alongside the city’s overseas population. Amazon China-underground: … Read more

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A gay couple was attacked by security guards at 798 Beijing art district

The girls in the video were attacked by security guards during an LGBT event held at the Beijing’s popular arts district Factory 798, to celebrate the international day against homophobia (国际 不再 恐 同 日) on May 17th.

The girls said they were just heading to the parking lot to get in the car. However, the guards blocked them at the entrance and attacked them. When the police finally arrived at the scene of the assault, they took the girls to the local police station.

Topic: Homophobia in China