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Limited victory for man in transgender dismissal case

A
resident of Guiyang who "was born a woman but identifies and dresses as a man" was fired from his job a health centre. He sued his employers; the court found that he had been illegally dismissed, "but said there was not enough evidence to rule he had been fired due to discrimination against transgender people."
7 months ago
Jiayun Feng
By Jiayun Feng
Jiayun is a Chinese native and was born in Shanghai, where she spent her first 20 years and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Fudan University. Interested in writing for a global audience, she attended the NYU Graduate School of Journalism for its Global & Joint Program Studies, which allows her to pursue a journalistic career along with her interest in international relations. She has previously interned for Sixth Tone and Shanghai Daily.
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