Banning an activity by legalizing it

Yeah, I know it sounds crazy. But that is exactly what the Hatch-Feinstein “ban on cloning bill” did: it legalized cloning. And not just cloning, but the buying of embryos for cloning and harvesting. Read the article about it at Discovery Institute. Continue reading “Banning an activity by legalizing it”

A chilling notion, re-defining personhood

Imagine a government re-defining personhood so that people can be used in scientific research or for organ cloning and/or harvesting. Sounds like science fiction, huh? Well, think again. And listen to this Brave New Bioethics’ podcast, What It Means to Be Human. Continue reading “A chilling notion, re-defining personhood”