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Sex Workers' Rights in Kenya: "It's Better to Be a Thief Than Gay in Kenya"
Publisher: Toward Freedom, USA
Date Written: 06/08/2009
Year Published: 2009
Resource Type: Article
"It's better to be a thief than gay in Kenya," says a gay sex worker. Both are often punished by death, but being the latter means never revealing yourself to the public and remaining perpetually closeted. It means dealing with homophobes at day and pleasuring them at night.