Patriarchy smasher allegedly sells 20 iPhones gifted by 20 boyfriends to help buy a house

It's unclear whether the story is true or a PR stunt.


China's One Child Policy Eased in Win For Human Rights

And it's a big victory for families.

5 Reasons Only Children Don't Deserve Their Bad Rap

With the American Dream being 2.5 kids, a dog, and a white picket fence, it's no wonder there's still a debate surrounding only children. But what happened to freedom of choice?

Feminist Weekly: Graduates, Start Your Commencing

This week, PolicyMic writers tackled everything from the post-graduate feminist job market to Senator Elizabeth Warren's student loan bill to abortion rights in El Salvador. Check it out!

Vice "Chinese Cockblock": How a Male-Centric Worldview Hurts the HBO Show's Journalism

Vice's coverage of China's skewed gender ratio and the One Child Policy focuses on men's issues to the exclusion of women's, a reoccurring reporting problem for the series.


Prenatal Genetic Testing is an Unethical Form of Playing God

An emerging form of genetic testing may engender discrimination.

Chen Guangcheng Controversy Should Also Shine Light On Forced Abortions in China

More so, Chen's fight against forced abortions draws parallels to the abortion controversy in the U.S.

Octomom Nadya Suleman: 14 and Counting?

Octomom epitomizes the fundamental debate between the importance of liberty, anti-socialist sentiments, and the over-commodification of American lifestyles supported by excessive spending.

How Would You Define 'Tradition'?

Is the Super Bowl an example of "tradition"? How about China's One Child policy or the dresses worn by the indigenous Ngabes community in Panama?

China's Baby Blues

China's one child policy is creating more problems than it is solving.