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Condom Maker's Stock Slumps After China Abandons One-Child Policy

Associated Press | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.30.2015 | Business

HONG KONG (AP) — Shares of companies that make diapers, baby strollers and infant formula got a boost Friday from China's decision to scrap its...

China Will Replace One-Child Policy With Two-Child Policy: State Media

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 10.29.2015 | World

China will officially end its longstanding one-child policy and allow couples to have two children, state media reported.  The policy was...

China To End One-Child Policy, Eventually

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Sui-Lee Wee BEIJING, Nov 19 (Reuters) - China will eventually scrap family planning restrictions, a senior official said on Tuesday...

Authorities Force Chinese Woman To Abort Fetus At 6 Months

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.04.2013 | World

A woman was reportedly forced by Chinese authorities to have an abortion at six-months pregnant because she was in violation of the nation's one-child...

China Investigating Top Filmmaker For Violating One-Child Policy

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 05.09.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Authorities are investigating whether one of China's top film directors fathered seven children in violation of the country's strict family...

Study Says China's 'Little Emperors' Pose Economic, Cultural Threat

AP | By LOUISE WATT | Posted 03.12.2013 | World

BEIJING (AP) — They're called "little emperors" — the children born in China under a law that generally limits urban families to having just one c...

Dissent, China's One Child Policy and Chen Guangcheng

Kerry Kennedy | Posted 07.05.2012 | World
Kerry Kennedy

While the U.S. State Department and Chinese officials wrangle over Mr. Chen's fate, the larger questions concern the horrific contours of government population control and the fate of those who dissent in China.

One-Child Rule May Be Eased In China

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DAFENG, China — When asked why she and her husband do not want a second child, Shi Xiaomei smiles at her pudgy 9-year-old son and does a quick t...

China's Horrid One Child Policy Continues

Nicole Kempton | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nicole Kempton

There have recently been increasing calls for the world to take a look at China's One Child Policy as a model for how to reduce population growth. These calls are severely misguided.

Shanghai Tells Couples: Please Have 2 Kids

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Family planning officials in Shanghai are making home visits and slipping leaflets under doorways to encourage certain residents to ha...

Chinese Woman Has Son Strangled To Avoid Violating Population Laws, Given Death Sentence

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SHANGHAI, China — A court in central China has sentenced a woman to death for hiring someone to strangle her 9-year-old son so she could have an...