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Wei Tingting is a women's rights defender and feminist. Prior to her detention in 2015, she was the Director of an LGBTI advocacy group in Beijing and previously worked for the Beijing Gender Health Institute, an NGO promoting awareness and understanding of gender issues, sexuality and sexual health. In 2012 she particpated in a street protest in Beijing (see below for video) to draw attention to widespread occurence of domestic violence in China.