Unnatural Selection: Missing Girls, Abortion, and the Perversion of Choice

A few years ago, while visiting a small, prosperous city a few hours from Changsha, in China‚Äôs Hunan Province, I paused outside of a primary school to snap a photo of grandparents eagerly awaiting the afternoon bell and the grandchildren who would emerge from the school gate. A few minutes later, when that bell rang,…