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Another report on the bias against girl babies in India. And it’s getting worse, not just because ultrasound technology is spreading, but also because, for whatever reason, affluent people are even more likely than rural folk to kill their unborn daughters. And it’s not just the unborn: “Opium is used, as well as oversalted milk, both of which cause the baby to die a slow and painful death. Midwives are known to hit newborn girls on the head or choke them.” The right to choose, don’t you know.


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