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Q: Is pornography illegal in China?

Pure curiosity laugh

10 years 12 weeks ago in  General  - China

 
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Shifu

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Nothing is "illegal" in China

nicholasba:

The law that can be told is not the eternal law The law that can be named is not the eternal law.... time to read the dao de jing?.

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that a good question well the websites are shutting down and the great firewall is stopping it as we.. but though dvds are there in the market. some time police do take those guy in surprise and fine them as well. its under the table business.

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If you want the official party statement, yes

If you believe what the party tells you, congratulations, you're now Chinese.

 

Do you think the police/government don't know what a brothel looks like?  If there are whores all throughout China I think a bit a porn can go under the radar

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sex is a huge taboo in China, pornography is banned, but still many Chinese make video clips for sex scandal....

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Pornography is indeed illegal in China, as illegal as prostitution, nudity, and many other things which we happen to see each day.  It is supposed to be a sin of capitalism, and as such, outlawed.  

But, ............... 

derek:

Exactly!

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Thanks for the answers. I don't get what's the point of banning pornography.  I think people always find a way if they really want it.  

But anyway, I brought my own porn when I came and no one stopped me. surprise

 

Peace

HappyExPat:

It is a political point, but reality is different. Just remember to be careful with what you brought, do not flaunt it please. They may pick on you when they look for guinea picks to set an example. Peace to you too !

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Thanks for the advice! and about the porno thing... "i was joking" smiley

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Yes...they will hunt you down after tracking your IP after you have checked out a porn site.  Then they will send you to a "rehabilitation" center for 5 years to harmonize your sick mind.

Brothels, KTV girls, bribes and corruption are just fine....but the moment you get the urge to surf for porn, be careful....they will get you.

Fabiola.Cabrera:

are you serious?

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Hulk:

lmfaoooooooooooooooo

 

I miss you, dude.

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Only in public,it is.Selling, copying or Showing it to children also is illegal.One can watch it in his private room.

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yes it is illegal in china and all the porn sites are block here by firewalls 

bonita8187:

not all of them, some website works very well.

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ohh i never knew that ,thats good

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Is intimationintimation of sex possible with a girl in china ?

TedDBayer:

I tell you this, you imagine intimate with Chinese girl any time after you have been here ten months. You do before, it will make you stare too hard. No think whoopie.

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It's supposed to be which means if you get caught using it, watching it etc., you can get fined, arrested, imprisoned and probably fired. Although it's very easy to watch it on the internet and there are people still selling it on the streets through dvd. 

 

Ha ha, I said: "internet"!!

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There are cookies, bookies and too many rookies for me to sit here trying to be a hooky! Looky Looky don't call me a wooky. Touchy Touchy Feely Feely Spicy Spicy Nicey Nicey & that's what the doctor Ordered!!

 
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It's one of my favourite things about China - no porn.

 

*of course there is porn to be found here and there - but basically its banned.

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Apparently not. Search random words on Baidu and you'll see what I mean.

Scandinavian:

I picked a random word "baptismal" and entered it to Baidu, found no porn

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Of course it is.  By the way hookers are as little as 50 RMB, and you can buy a sex DVD in almost every street corner vendor. Have a good time!

Hulk:

Really? 50 RMB? Uh... where? I just want to know... for science.

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Sure, it's totally illegal, and no one in China ever watches such filthy movies (wink wink)

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Prevalent.  More than prevalent.  Mostly Japanese stuff.

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why would you even ask such a stupid question?

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https://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-west-hollywood-porn-shop-circus-of-books-20190208-story.html

 

Granny and Grandpa find a niche and made booty for 40 years, good for them, hope they live to a 100 and have many anniversaries.

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