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Sex Selection

Girls Just Want to Be Born

Marie Smith | 18 March 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortions, population control, sex selection
The ongoing gendercide of sex selective abortion.

Ramadan Carols - Wishing for a Boy

Marcus Roberts | 09 August 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ramadan, sex ratio, sex selection
In Central Asia, there are some Ramadan carols that say a lot about prevailing attitudes to girl babies.

Arizona may ban sex and race-based abortions

Mariette Ulrich | 01 April 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: abortion, Arizona, sex selection
Arizona moves to ban abortions based on race and gender. According to a report in Reuters: Under the new Arizona statute, doctors and other medical professionals would face felony charges if they could be shown to have performed abortions for the purposes of helping parents select their offspring on the basis of gender or race.

Abortion of twins exposes twisted logic

Bill Muehlenberg | 11 January 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, IVF, philosophy, sex selection
Reaction to a couple's decision to abort twin boys because they wanted a girl has provoked some surprising comment

Vietnam burns sex selection books

Michael Cook | 22 July 2009 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: sex selection
Another distressing consequence of sex-selective abortion: censorship!

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