One of China's Early AIDS Heroes Hounded into Hiding Identity

In 2005, Dawei Tian was sitting on an airplane, writing a movie script about a gay man with HIV. It was the story of his life. He was proud to be traveling around the country by airplane (something his parents had never done) giving speeches and being interviewed about his experience and attitudes. Dawei was the first Chinese man to admit his sexual orientation and HIV-positive status on state television. "I told the TV station there was no need to hide my face or voice, I wanted to use my...Full Story
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