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China Sex Workers

'Imagine Being Laughed At When Using A Public Toilet'

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

By Kieran Guilbert LONDON, Jan 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Xiao Tong was selling sex on the streets of Beijing when a man lured ...

Police In China Accused Of Beating, Torturing Sex Workers

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 05.15.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Police in China frequently beat, torture and arbitrarily detain suspected sex workers, often with little or no evidence that they engaged i...

Sex Assault Victims Suffer Twice in China

Zeng Jinyan | Posted 01.03.2012 | World
Zeng Jinyan

Women who have been raped, sexually violated, or forced to be sex slaves face persecution, not justice, from the authorities in China.

China Legal Brothels Called For In Protest

Yahoo! News | Tue Aug 3, 2:52 Am ET | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING (Reuters) -- An activist Chinese sex worker said she had been detained after fronting an unusual protest to demand legalized prostitution, ram...

China Sees Syphilis Boom As Migrants Can Afford Prostitutes

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — China has seen a tenfold increase in syphilis cases over the past decade, as migrant workers made enough money in the country's economi...

Chinese Trust Prostitutes More Than Politicians, Scientists

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In a survey published by Insight China Magazine that queried 3,376 Chinese citizens, more respondents trust prostitutes and sex-workers than politicia...