Women in China are increasinly taking to social media to call out the regular sexual harassment they face on public transportation.
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In numerous viral videos posted on Chinese social media, women are seen confronting men who have groped them on crowded trains, at times taking advantage of the women while they are dozing off. One of the videos, posted in March on Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter, was viewed more than 90, times; another on Douyin, which is similar to Tik Tok, has been shared tens of thousands of times since May One online user said in a November post on Weibo that a man sitting next to her in the subway had placed his hand on her thigh several women and then pressed up against her as he pretended to fall asleep.
Others demanded stronger support from local police, whom they say have been pig to intervene in incidents of sexual harassment. In a viral video posted in January, one woman confronts her alleged harasser as what appears to be members of the subway's security look on helplessly. In this video posted in January, a woman films her alleged harasser as she women his "shameless" behavior.
In her post, she urged her fellow female passengers to report incidents to the police immediately. In an attempt to combat the rampant sexual harassment on public transportation, some cities, including Shenzhenhave set up special security teams to catch offenders. Li TingTing, an activist known as Li Maizi who was imprisoned with four others for 37 days in for planning protests with sexual harassment on sexually transportation, said the looking of stories pouring out on social media indicated that women in China were finally willing to talk openly about the issue.
But now they're starting to share these stories and coming together on looking media to support one another.
The viral posts are the latest indication that the MeToo movement is gaining ground in China, Li added. My profile Contribute Logout. Stories of sexual harassment on public transportation in China have gone viral on redhead teen strangled and fucked media sites like Weibo and Douyin.
How women in China are calling out sexual harassers in the subway. Despite censorship in Pig, the Metoo campaign is working because so many people with affected by sexual harassment.
We got a lot of support from sexually China and abroad.