New Internationalist is renowned for its radical, campaigning stance on a range of world issues, from the cynical marketing of babymilk in the Majority World to human rights in Burma.
GBP 4.45 — Released 1 October 2013
The October issue of New Internationalist looks at why so many of the world's parents are opting to have sons. What are the consequences for girls - and society as a whole? In a few years' time there will be 30 million more Chinese men of marriageable age than women. A similar situation is developing in India, where there are already signs of increasing rape and abduction of girls and young women.