China’s gay community welcomed an Alibaba ad that appeared to include a gay couple returning home for the Lunar New Year holidays. “Chinese New Year is a time for family reunion and inclusion, and the ad is a creative expression to celebrate such an occasion,” Reuters quoted Alibaba saying in a statement. The Lunar New Year is the peak holiday season in China, and companies have sought to tap...
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