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China ends its decades-old 'one-child' policy

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Faced with an aging population, China has eased its one-child policy. Here, an elderly man is seen holding a baby as he rides a bicycle in Beijing last month.

This comes over concerns of an aging population and potential labor shortages that would strain the economy.

The nation's ruling Communist party declared an end to its decades-old "one-child" policy. All married couples will now be allowed to have two kids. 

Jeffrey Wasserstrom, professor of history at the University of California, Irvine, joined the show with more. 
 

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