It is estimated that there are up to 160 million women missing world-wide. This has been attributed to poor healthcare, nutrition and education in third world countries. But this is only half of the story. Second trimester abortion for gender selection has become the norm in countries like China where the ratio of men to women is becoming more and more out of balance with each generation since the practice began just after the one child per family rule went into effect.
Read a great opinion piece on the topic here.
When will Women's Rights Organizations take up the fight to save these women from wholesale slaughter for the sake of male dominance?
Don't hold your breath.