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Zhou Mingde, right, and Zhou Yinxi, sons of Zhang Zefang, a 94-year-old woman who sued her own children for not taking care of her, speak in Fusheng Village, east of Chongqing City, China on March 19, 2013. Both sons argue they are too old and too poor to care for their mother and are struggling to care for themselves. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) AP
FUSHENG, China — As the daughter-in-law rolls open the rusted doors to her garage, light spills onto a small figure on a straw mattress. A curious face peers out.
It’s the face of Kuang Shiying’s 94-year-old mother-in-law — better known as the little old lady who sued her own children for not taking care of her.
The drama playing out inside this house reflects a wider and increasingly urgent dilemma. The world’s population is aging fast, due to longer life spans and lower birth rates, and there will soon…
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