LGBT conference in China forced to cancel; organisers say they were detained for 8 hours

An LGBT conference in central China has been cancelled after authorities told organisers that LGBT events were not welcome in the city, according to the organisers of Speak Out 2017. Xi’an Police detained the team behind the Speak Out 2017 Xi’an conference for eight hours on Sunday, organisers said on their official Weibo microblogging account. Originally scheduled for Sunday afternoon, the […]