(CNN) -- Few issues divide people more sharply than abortion. So it is great news when recently lawmakers across the political aisle in Britain voted 181 to 1 to ban sex-selective abortion. The overwhelming support for banning abortion of a fetus based on its gender is progressive, moral and just.
But what about gendercide -- the practice of killing baby girls, whether aborted or neglected after birth? Surely, there is no room for disagreement on the need to end gendercide.
For every woman who freely chooses to abort a girl, there are countless others who are being forced to do so because of strong cultural preference for son."
Read article by Reggie Littlejohn from CNN Opinion.