We have been down this road before. Now we are moving into population control. Right out of the Progressive’s playbook of the last century. This whole Progressive movement is getting very predictable. First the old and sick must go, now we move on to one child per family. Baby girls the first to be eliminated with an excellent article from the WSJ. Well worth reading the whole article.
From Watts up with that:
Not content to make a fool of himself confusing weather and climate, Al has now decided to
lecture empower women on how to reduce the population for the benefit of the planet.
More vid and comments at Watts up with that
The War Against Girls from the Wall Street Journal
Since the late 1970s, 163 million female babies have been aborted by parents seeking sons . . .”Sex selection typically starts with the urban, well-educated stratum of society,” she writes. “Elites are the first to gain access to a new technology, whether MRI scanners, smart phones—or ultrasound machines.” The behavior of elites then filters down until it becomes part of the broader culture.
High sex ratios mean that a society is going to have “surplus men”—that is, men with no hope of marrying because there are not enough women. Such men accumulate in the lower classes, where risks of violence are already elevated. And unmarried men with limited incomes tend to make trouble. In Chinese provinces where the sex ratio has spiked, a crime wave has followed. Today in India, the best predictor of violence and crime for any given area is not income but sex ratio.. .Continues: