Vox Continues to Sell the “Benefits” of Socialism

By: James Bovard
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Vox is whooping up the wacky notion that “sex was better under socialism.” Tell that to Romanian women forced to undergo monthly gyno exams to outlaw abortions because the government proclaimed in 1985 that “the fetus is the socialist property of the whole society… Those who refuse to have children are deserters.” Women’s reproductive lives were part of centralized economic planning, especially “policies to make better use of the population as a factor of production” by “stimulating an increase in birth rates.”

This policy was endorsed and subsidized by the World Bank, which is currently touting itself as the friend of women.

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