In following up with my book review on Half the Sky, I wanted to share the preview for an upcoming documentary entitled It’s a Girl! I’ve seen the trailer making the rounds on Facebook, but I am posting it here in case anyone hasn’t seen it yet. It’s a harrowing look “gendercide”, the term that has been coined for the preference of a male child versus a female child. Approximately 200 million girls in the world are missing because of gendercide in countries like India and China.
Here is the trailer:
Upon doing research for this blog post I stumbled upon the fact that today, January 24t, is National Girl Child Day.
What are your thoughts on the trailer? I’d love to hear them in the comments!