Controversial restrictions reduced population by 400 million. Now more couples permitted two children without penalty.
November 15, 2013
The coercive enforcement of China's One Child Policy is its core. CT has provided extensive coverage of gendercide, a consequence of the one-child policy, including:
In some countries, hearing "It's a girl" is no cause for celebration—it's a death sentence. A new film captures global gendercide.
October 26, 2012
In some countries, hearing "It's a girl" is no cause for celebration— it's a death sentence. A new film captures global gendercide. A new film captures global gendercide.
Physicians accused of illegally performing sex-selective abortions.
February 20, 2013
India Punishes 100 Doctors for Gendercide. Other CT coverage of gendercide includes an interview with Nickolas Kristof, coauthor of "Half the Sky," which investigates gender injustice.
What if every female in America suddenly disappeared? It would feel a lot like Asia, where sex-selective abortion has taken 163 million girls. How the gospel is slowly turning the tide on the quiet holocaust.
December 28, 2012
But it succeeded in one sense: Americans were now talking about gender-based abortion (dubbed "gendercide" by feminist Mary Anne Warren in the mid-1980s).
Blind activist Chen Guangcheng is "100 percent safe" after fleeing his village.
April 27, 2012
Obviously, this is a developing story. But here are comments from Chen's supporters: From All Girls Allowed, a leading Christian organization fighting gendercide:
A CT interview with "Half the Sky" coauthor Nicholas Kristof.
December 5, 2012
I met with Kristof in between services to discuss sex-selective abortions, one of the basest forms of "gendercide"—a term used to describe the deliberate extermination of girls and
In the war on women, two very different battles are being fought.
June 8, 2012
Gendercide, especially in places like China and India, poses a grave threat to the world. "Gendercide" is not just an issue for China and India. It's happening here at home too.
China Aid report blames police for disappearance of Jiang Tianyong.
March 1, 2011
Volunteers involved in anti-trafficking and anti-gendercide work with the humanitarian organization All Girls Allowed have been targeted by the Chinese government in a recent
Fighting women's global health disparities with dignity.
March 8, 2013
Her baby was stillborn. The discrimination against women and girls in healthcare extends beyond the high-profile issues such as abortion, gendercide, and sex trafficking.
A vote in the House sheds light on partisan politics more than gendercide.
June 1, 2012
A vote in the House sheds light on partisan politics more than gendercide. In some regions, such as parts of India and China, gendercide has resulted in distorted gender ratios.
One pundit says it proves our biblical views are driven by politics. Not quite.
November 7, 2012
rare (over a million children are aborted every year in the US alone) or exceptional (and practically government policy in some places), and the practice has led to a brutal gendercide.
October 24, 2012
It's estimated that as many as 200 million girls are missing from the world's population due to the practice of gendercide, the culturally- based killing of a child (overwhelmingly female) on
The arguments of some recent pundits are not pro-logic or pro-history.
October 31, 2012
girls will be abandoned simply because they are girls." She says that while the number of people lost to AIDS stands around 25 million, the number of girls lost to gendercide is closer to
Each day in China, 35,000 baby girls are aborted and 500 women commit suicide. One freedom fighter won't take it any longer.
October 4, 2011
Last year, Chai launched All Girls Allowed, a faith-based organization with the mission of ending the one-child policy and sex-selective abortion (gendercide), and supporting women
In light of new prenatal testing, what story will Christians tell about children with an extra 21st chromosome?
July 28, 2011
We express our dismay over the "gendercide" halfway across the globe, yet prenatal testing in the United States also comes within a cultural context.
We're taking pleasure in books in the middle of texts and tweets.
June 21, 2011
whose opening pages describe monsoon season in India and the birth of a baby girl—promises to explore complex emotions as it tells a story centering on adoption, gendercide in India
The fight for women's dignity worldwide, the 'cause of our time,' needs Christians now more than ever.
August 27, 2009
The number of victims of this routine "gendercide" far exceeds the number of people who were slaughtered in all the genocides of the 20th century. These are shocking, sinful statistics.
Christians can lead the charge to elevate the dignity of women. A review of Half the Sky.
November 12, 2009
century. More girls are killed in this routine 'gendercide' in any one decade than people were slaughtered in all the genocides of the twentieth century.".
Plus: Abortion and Alito, religious persecution in China and North Korea, and more articles from online sources around the world.
April 13, 2006
(Reuters); Many women victim of 'gendercide,' study finds | There is a shortfall of some 200 million women in the world—"missing' due to what a three-year study on violence against
Chris Smith (RN.J.), the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs subcommittee on human rights who has worked to publicize the work of activist anti-gendercide organizations such as