The “One-Child” Policy Was Tyrannical in Theory and Brutally Oppressive in Practice

Source: Reason
by Jacob Sullum

“It is not surprising that the Chinese Communist Party, which this week further loosened its legal limits on reproduction, still does not admit the ‘one-child’ policy that Deng Xiaoping imposed four decades ago was a grievous error, tyrannical in theory and brutally oppressive in practice. But the extent to which Western apologists have downplayed that ugly reality is surprising — and shameful.” (06/02/21)