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“La violencia de género no es un problema de mujeres, sino de la sociedad”

“La violencia de género no es un problema de mujeres, sino de la sociedad”

En la mayoría de los medios de comunicación del mundo le dijeron que sus trabajos eran demasiado fuertes para ser publicados, pero son imagen de decenas de campañas de sensibilización para prevenir la violencia contra la mujer. 339 more words

Female Feticide

Stop using ultrasound to determine sex of fetuses, urge doctors, radiologists

Interesting article on sex selection ultrasounds (seems to be an issue in the Indo, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and Philippine communities). Sad combination of cultural preferences for boys, enabling technology, and the usual self-serving justification by the entrepreneurs offering the service: 143 more words

Multiculturalism

"I don't see the point of forcing parents to give birth to unwanted girl children."

If we did not have the option of banning sex selection, how do you think would we deal with the skewed gender ratio? Do you think maybe then we would be forced take an honest and serious look at why Indian families do not want to have and to raise girl children?  440 more words

Indian Homemaker

Dr. Mitu Khurana – A Mother’s Fight Against Sex-Selection

Dr. Mitu Khurana – A Mother’s Fight Against Sex-Selection


1. Tell us about your childhood in India. What was your relationship with your parents like? What did you think growing up, getting married and being a mother would be like?
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Female Feticide

The Udder Sex

Many of my friends are now at the age where they are having children. The first question people seem to ask is what the gender of the baby is. 1,249 more words

Editorial: MDs have no right to withhold information

Canada’s obstetricians, gynaecologists and radiologists are calling for a ban on ultrasounds to determine the sex of children while they are in their mothers’ wombs. Their reason for the proposed restriction is their concern that a very small percentage of parents are aborting fetuses if they are the “wrong” gender, often girls by some cultures. 223 more words

Opinion