In this short documentary, Habiba Nosheen, a journalist, reflects on growing up female in Pakistan, where some families resort to extreme measures to avoid having daughters. For the full story see "Abandoned, Aborted, or Left for Dead: These Are the Vanishing Girls of Pakistan," by Nosheen and Hilke Shellman.
Age discrimination affects us all. Who cares about youth? James Hamblin turns to his colleague Jeffrey Goldberg for advice.