On the Lean Out podcast, we delve into the subjects that don’t get talked about enough in society. And one of the topics that’s still considered third rail is women’s fertility — even as the birth rate in Canada has dropped to a record low.
My guest on the podcast today writes a lot about this issue. She recently published a fascinating piece on South Korea, which has the lowest fertility rate in the world.
Anna Louie Sussman is an award-winning journalist who reports on gender, economics, reproduction, and health. Her recent piece for The Atlantic is titled, “The Real Reason South Koreans Aren’t Having Babies.”
Anna Louie Sussman is my guest, today on Lean Out. Transcript to come for paid subscribers.
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