Baby girl saved from forced abortion
This fall, Women’s Rights Without Frontiers wishes your family a very Happy Thanksgiving! As you gather with your family to give thanks, is there a girl in your life you’d like to thank – for just being her? If so, … Continue reading
U.K. Push to Ban Sex-Selective Abortions Hailed
“It’s a woman’s right to give birth to her daughter,” says Reggie Littlejohn, of Women’s Rights Without Frontiers. By Adelaide Mena/CNA/EWTN News (National Catholic Register) WASHINGTON — The British Parliament’s move to ban sex-selective abortion is a move to defend … Continue reading
“They will kill your baby in your face” – Chinese Activist Chen Guangcheng
WASHINGTON, D.C. “In today’s China, under the Communist rule, the government can put their hand into your body, grab your baby out of your womb, and kill your baby in your face.” These were the words of Nobel Peace Prize … Continue reading
Chen Guangcheng’s Remarks on China’s One Child Policy — The Heritage Foundation
On October 9, 2014, Rep. Chris Smith, celebrated activist Chen Guangcheng, and Women’s Rights Without Frontiers President Reggie Littlejohn spoke at an event at The Heritage Foundation entitled “China’s One Child Policy: A Discussion on valuing women and girls in … Continue reading
China’s proposed two child policy will not end forced abortion or gendercide
According to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek, Cai Fang, vice director of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, has stated: “We will fully relax the policy” in two years, allowing all couples to have a second child. The reason: China’s … Continue reading
What is happening to women and girls in China?
China’s population control program, called the “One Child Policy,” is enforced through coercive measures including forced abortion and forced sterilization.
Since the majority of those aborted are female, the One Child Policy has created gender imbalance that is a powerful, driving force behind sexual slavery in Asia.
Pro-Choice and Pro-Life Activists Agree: Forced Abortion Is Not a Choice.
On April 22, 2009, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton condemned forced abortion and forced sterilization in China. During a Congressional Hearing before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, she stated that these practices are "absolutely unacceptable" and "an egregious interference with women's rights."
Women should not be treated this way. This is not a political issue. Women’s rights are human rights.
Learn more about this issue. In addition to sexual slavery, China’s One Child Policy also gives rise to a host of other human rights abuses, such as “gendercide,” female suicide, stolen, “illegal” and “forsaken” children, rioting and violence, ruined health because of botched forced abortions and involuntary sterilizations, an aging population, and oppression of the Tibetan and Uyghur peoples.