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Re-education of China's prostitutes after 1949   [Copy link] 中文

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After 1949, China embarked upon a series of campaigns that purportedly eradicated prostitution from mainland by the early 1960s. The photos show how those ladies were reeducated and transformed in Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai into regular working women of all trades in a socialist society.
Prostitutes of the "Old Society" Being Educated after 1949
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Rich merchants dining with singing girls in Pekin, China in 1901 by BW Kilburn

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Group photo of prostitutes from bada hutong, the flourishing brothel district in late Qing dynasty.

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Prostitutes in a Jiangnan brothel

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