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Breaking down China's transgender barriers

Nonbinary counselor seeks major changes in law and culture

Huang Xi, pictured here in Guangzhou, is the founder of mainland China’s only nonprofit organization offering psychological counseling to transgender people. She came out as a transgender woman to her mother and long-term girlfriend in 2017. (Courtesy Huang Xi) 

HONG KONG -- Huang Xi, the founder of mainland China's only nonprofit organization offering psychological counseling to transgender people, is a rarity -- a Chinese transgender woman living a fulfilling life.

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