Even though the new Two Child Policy now allows all couples to have a second child, China has not promised to end forced abortion, forced sterilization, or forced contraception.
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Perhaps you’ve hear the claim that the powers that be wish to thin the human herd by 80%, possibly by 2025. There are various versions of the statement with different percentages and deadlines. We’re not here to verify the best wording of the warning, but a new study certainly does gives it greater credibility.
China’s working age population is rapidly decreasing, prompting officials to ease up on the policy instituted in 1979, when the number of Chinese was exploding. Authorities promised to start releasing house church Christians from labor camps this weekend. It will be interesting to see if the reforms actually play out as announced. Communist officials there do not have a spotless record for telling the truth. Some local jurisdictions have also been known to be stricter than others.