Monday, 6 December 2010

Video: In Phnom Penh, the amazing work of a 70-year-old transgender sex worker

Source: IRIN News

Sou Southevy is a 70-year-old transgender sex worker who has been working the streets of the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh since he was thrown out of home by his parents at just 14 years old. Through the worst ravages of the Khmer Rouge regime and since, Sou has been subjected to terrible discrimination and at times violence, and in the absence of any support groups working with transgender and gay men, he decided to start one himself.

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