Chinese LGBT athlete comes out as gay on social media and receives huge support despite government repression and censorship

Published Sep 14 2021 at 10:06 AM GMT
  • A Chinese volleyball athlete has taken the rare step of publicly revealing she is gay by releasing a marriage-registry-style photo of her and her girlfriend on Weibo.“She doesn’t need to do anything, but I am surrendered time and again.
  • She is the whole part of me, for one year and another,” athlete Sun Wenjing wrote on the social media platform last week.
  • She announced she was a lesbian on September 9, a date with double digits of 9 that is regarded by the Chinese as a symbol of eternity and….



  • Published Sep 14, 2021 10:06 AM GMT