A parliamentary official this week said the country “insisted on heterosexual marriage” only. Photo: AFP A parliamentary official this week said the country “insisted on heterosexual marriage” only. Photo: AFP
A parliamentary official this week said the country “insisted on heterosexual marriage” only. Photo: AFP

China’s LGBT activists step up push for gay marriage after official rejects change

  • Legislative Affairs Commission official dismissed public comments on legalising same-sex unions as ‘copied and pasted’
  • Campaigner calls her remarks ‘an excuse’ and says more messages will be sent as lawmakers review draft civil code

Topic |   Two Sessions 2020 (Lianghui)
A parliamentary official this week said the country “insisted on heterosexual marriage” only. Photo: AFP A parliamentary official this week said the country “insisted on heterosexual marriage” only. Photo: AFP
A parliamentary official this week said the country “insisted on heterosexual marriage” only. Photo: AFP
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