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Sina Weibo Reverses Gay Ban

Chinese social media giant Sina Weibo (SEE-NUH WAY-BWAH) has reversed its decision to ban gay content.This past Friday the company said that posts related to homosexuality would be taken down.

It prompted a wave of posts from thousands of angry users protesting against the decision. On Monday, the microblogging platform said it would reverse the ban.

Often described as China’s answer to Twitter, Sina Weibo is one of the most popular social networks in the country with millions of users. While homosexuality has been decriminalized in China, many still hold conservative beliefs towards it,

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