Writes the Family Research Council: “Chen Guangcheng may have escaped China, but he hasn’t escaped the anti-girl barbarism. Here in America, some leaders are still defending the sexist violence of his homeland–a violence that Chen spent his life fighting. Imagine his surprise this week when even the President of the United States wouldn’t take a stand against the intentional targeting of baby girls in the womb. After yesterday’s House debate, Chen must have wondered if he was still in communist China, as members like Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) tried to legitimize sex-selection abortion as an expression of women’s freedom! If America outlaws gendercide, Conyers argued, it would ‘trample the rights of women.'”
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