Posts Tagged ‘female feticide’

Selective Abortion – Does It Occur?

And what is the suggested selection criteria in some cases? Gender. That is the suggestion of some professionals in the GTA, and it is resulting in subtle discrimination. At the national level here in Canada, according to the 2006 census figures, there are 932 girls to 1,000 boys under age 15 in the South Asian […]

Female Feticide

Since the article mentioned on this Grandpa Richard page appeared in The Toronto Star, tongues have been busy in the Punjabi community here in the GTA. A very lively call-in radio show occurred, and we have read that even theatre has taken on the challenge of changing attitudes. In Surrey, B.C., which has a large […]