China’s Comrades: New Developments in LGBT Rights
Social and political attitudes towards sexual orientation and gender identity are changing rapidly in China. Vibrant new LGBT networks have sprung up around the country. At the same time, activists report widespread discrimination against LGBT people, and Chinese media have reported on several hate crimes in recent years.
Discussing the significance of these changes will be:
Zhou Dan, legal advocate and Executive Director of Yu Dan, a Shanghai-based organization with a mission to achieve positive perception of, and full recognition of, gay rights in China
Date: Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2010
Time: 4 pm – 5:50 pm
Where: Fordham Law School, Room 312
1.5 NY CLE Credits Free to Public Interest Lawyers ($90 for all others – please view RSVP page to arrange payment)