Photographer Explores China’s One-Child Policy (Video)

China’s one-child policy has created a lopsided demographic in the country, making it look a lot like rich Western nations. And for China, a country that doesn’t have the same buffer of wealth that industrialized nations do, this is not a good thing. (tsc traveler/Flickr)
China’s one-child policy has created a lopsided demographic in the country, making it look a lot like rich Western nations. And for China, a country that doesn’t have the same buffer of wealth that industrialized nations do, this is not a good thing. (tsc traveler/Flickr)

Reuters photographer Carlos Barria looks at how China’s one-child policy has shaped the younger generation’s views, and takes pictures of a Chinese person born in each year of the policy since 1979.

 

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