Sunday, March 14, 2010

Femicide, etc.

John Hobbins gets it dead right reflecting on the recent Economist article on Gendercide.

I had the fortune to attend a book launch by Xinran in Sydney shortly before our departure, in which she spoke about her new book, "Message from an unknown Chinese Mother", in which she tells some of the gut-wrenching realities of China's women. Xinran shared one story that reduced her to tears, herself being unable to save one girl in particular.

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