Video: Gay Shanghai –

In this video clip,’s journalist Sherif Soliman illustrates the degree of acceptance of in by interviewing people in the street. Soliman says that “In 2001 the Chinese government declassified homosexuality from a mental illness. This development, along with an economic boom and emerging gay scene has began to take shape in China’s most modern city, . The video explores some of the lingering ideas people still have about homosexuality as well as the aspects of this new scene.” [Click to see the original video]


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