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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."
10 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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