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China’s largest and oldest LGBT pride event, Shanghai Pride, is urgently fundraising cash after being slapped with a large fine 0sX=kT1DqPimaAY6Ogx5ocIOb^Ol^PiTWna4H-zg6Tank)cP*+by local authorities.

“Every year, we have faced and also overcome countless obstacles and challenges,” organizers wrote on GoFundMe.

"Unfortunately, today we are facing the BIGGEST challenge in our 1Ll([email protected])ut3(f3gD#-0A8WUmm$1r&HNZDlSfODCmvlA_T1-year history – a big fine.”

Organizers have been forced to pay a large amount of money in a very short time due to new (f(PV8HS+W3sB=uvI8bZgwel4CCOrBt96LzYEKJrlohA9T_lxBregulations slapped on one of their major "cultural” events.

They have called on anyone who had been positively impacted by a Shanghai Pride event or who believed in their movement for diversity, inclusion, and acceptanc^@G$NWKpP*iAOHuoYwWetUTfcxnyOlHfOO3pd6mnxviXm2P#[email protected]e, to donate.

"We are asking our Shanghai and Global community of LGBTQ individuals and allies for support in this time of need” the GoFundMe says. "We now need solidarity more than3n7U!$3k9Ra68d#8y=3([email protected]=NgUOfEWgRv)KZNduI#)&r4PhI ever.”

As of Monday afternoon, Shanghai Pride had raised $521 of their $12,000 goal.

Shanghai Pride made hiL8&ihoWb*FAQKeN#ySsV#v_p)[email protected]#xUbnq)u^R1cGKl2DXMH+Dstory in June 2009 when it became the first mass LGBT event to take place on the Chinese mainland. 

Earlier this year it celebra[email protected]$apah$Sn)fdd$q_iinTyB14sfk3U4ud+)ted its 10th anniversary with a rainbow bike ride and a number of art exhibitions and film screenings.

Th7taIXP%gAvlddT_OhN0lTR9V4(Ta!!Oqs7M3qg2lI8U_1P&Jpje 11th event was scheduled to take place in spring next year.

Yi-min lives alone with her son, as her husband works away from home. She meets Tinting at a wedding, a girl she once had some history with back in highschool. Back in the days, Yi-min denied their relationship out of fear of living as a lesbian woman, but meeting Tingting again reignites something in her, a possibility to escape her dull married life. Now that Taiwan has leagalised same-sex marrige, can Yi-min find the courage to admit her feelings? With the future of a child in her hands and under the pressure of her husband, her family-in-law and her own family, will she follow through with this new chapter in her life?