BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media are reporting that Beijing police have detained movie actor Wang Xuebing on a suspected drug offense, adding to a series of celebrities who have been caught in anti-drug actions.
Sex is a topic Thai society isn’t too sure how to handle. Thailand’s teen pregnancy and HIV infection numbers are worryingly high, and the fact that sex remains a social taboo only makes for a tough battle. Despite being well known for a large community of ladyboys and gay friendliness, Thai society lacks understanding and knowledge about gender rights.
BEIJING (AP) — “Duang!” That’s movie star Jackie Chan’s latest contribution to Chinese mass culture and entertainment.
BEIJING (AP) — China’s annual Lunar New Year variety show, which mocked unmarried women and suggested female officials provide sexual favors to get promoted, has led to online outrage and some state media to urge more attention to discrimination against women. Sexism at the gala is nothing new. But this
When Japanese artist Katsumi Mukai chopped down a huge 143-year-old tree in Krabi, a coastal province in southern Thailand, he wanted to make art, not controversy. But when the picture of him and his crew, who were posing cheerfully with the giant wood logs, emerged on Facebook, his artwork copped a lot of stick. The news soon spread and outraged many environmentalists before art people joined the debate.
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