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China's Wife Shortage Threatens to Increase Human Trafficking

World  (tags: China, women, human trafficking, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', enslaved, commercial sex, prostitution, crime )

- 3445 days ago -
Over the next decade, China will become a nation of bachelors, as the gender gap grows to 24 million more marriage-eligible men than women


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Lynn M (192)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 10:49 am
Oh dear- a very bad situation indeed. Human trafficking is nothing more than present day slavery. We are stepping up the laws to prevent this practice and need to continue to pray and be activists against this.

Tierney G (381)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 2:51 pm
The chinese used to drown baby girls at birth too. I have no sympathy for these monsters and i hope they all suffer it is their fault! We need to make absolute sure that women are protected and kept as far away as possible from this nightmare of a country! They have some nerve.

Sue L (73)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 5:20 pm
Yes, the situation is ripe for a huge increase in trafficking but don't fool yourself. It is happening all over the world right now. The Chinese situation will only open up a huge market for traffickers unless activists step up now.

Cathi Hartline (248)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 6:16 pm
thank You tonya for tackling this issue! and thank You Ronda for the link to Tonya's news!

Brenda S (597)
Monday January 18, 2010, 2:17 pm
This is not good.

connor h (0)
Monday January 18, 2010, 3:13 pm
thanks for telling us

Terrence B (2)
Monday January 18, 2010, 5:23 pm
wife shortage ? whats next?

Leia P. (7)
Monday January 18, 2010, 6:38 pm
very sad

. (0)
Monday January 18, 2010, 8:05 pm
Tis sad, but were they not killing off all the firl babies at one stage.. this is the consequences of their actions

Dee B (21)
Monday January 18, 2010, 8:28 pm
I couldn't read the whole article as the website was not functioning. But from the little bit posted here it says there will be a whole lot more men than women in a short while. Fewer women could mean fewer children. And, that's a good thing. The world is vastly over populated.
The women should be happy too, they'll have their pick of the crop!

Dee B (21)
Monday January 18, 2010, 8:30 pm
Oh, I couldn't comment on the human trafficking as the website was not functioning. But, any human trafficking
is horrible!

Becca Nyce (2)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 6:28 pm
all around horrible situation
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