Abortion is in focus around the world

RASHMEE ROSHAN LALL November 8, 2023
America's culture war, China's birth rate and a global women's anthology
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The Big Story:

Abortion, an emotive issue, is in focus around the world.

The Backstory:

This Week, Those Books:

  • A novel that delves deeply into one of America’s most hot-button issues.
  • A global anthology on women’s moral, psychological and physical courage.
  • An inside look at China’s 40-year, state-directed birth control programme.