Three Parent Children, Germ Line Manipulation, and Designer Humans

Today’s vote in Parliament in favour of allowing three parent children makes the UK the first country to cross internationally respected bioethical red lines. It does so first by allowing the creation of human beings using DNA from three human beings and secondly, by opening the door to germ-line gene modification. By altering the very make-up of the human species, the technique provokes a global … Continue reading Three Parent Children, Germ Line Manipulation, and Designer Humans

Will Egg Freezing Liberate Women?

No. No it won’t. We’re freezing our children, risking their lives, and planning to live out our youth in our old age. The logic escapes me. There really is nothing that will anesthetize our guilt for pursing our own selfish ends. No price will cover it. A great article on truth about egg freezing exploitation. NBC News announced that the tech companies,¬†Apple and Facebook, are … Continue reading Will Egg Freezing Liberate Women?