Chinese Broadcasting Company Dumped by Eurovision After Censoring Ireland's Gay Entry
May 12, 2018, 07:32
This is not in line with the EBU's values of universality and inclusivity and our proud tradition of celebrating diversity through music.
According to The Irish Times, China have strict rules, citing that 'China prohibit the broadcast of "abnormal sexual relationships and behaviours, such as incest, same-sex relationships, sexual perversion, sexual assault, sexual abuse, sexual violence, and so on"'.
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The EBU, in return, barred Mango TV from broadcasting Thursday's second semifinal and the final, which involves acts from 26 countries. Having qualified from the second semi-final, he will open the Saturday show.
China's Global instances, a state-owned Ireland, stated on Friday the two behaves - eire and Albania - dropped foul of Chinese censors because they featured an LGBT motif and tattoos. MangoTV could not be reached for comment. But the severity of the ban is surprising given the perceived value of expanding the Eurovision brand into Asia broadly and into China specifically.
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