China abandons controversial one-child policy

October 29, 2015 by  
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The huge news out of China this week has little to do with the country’s environmental problems or its overcrowded roadways … or does it? China’s government announced the official end of the nation’s one-child policy , giving the sweeping go-ahead to parents who wish to have a second child. By moving away from the tight reproductive limitations, which have been in place since the late 1970s, China hopes to encourage families to have two children, thereby counteracting a rapidly aging population. What impact will this have on a nation already struggling with dense populations in overcrowded cities? Read the rest of China abandons controversial one-child policy

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