Eugenics

Sterilising people with disabilities: eugenics or common sense?

Sterilising people with disabilities: eugenics or common sense?

“NO, my disabled daughter should never have a child!” There are those who believe everyone should have the right to…

Abortion: The Selfishness of Eugenics

Abortion: The Selfishness of Eugenics

The miracle of life truly is, well, miraculous. How two cells come together to form, perfectly, a small human life….

Australian Eugenics?

Australian Eugenics?

A major part of the eugenics agenda has always been the sterilisation of those considered to be unfit for procreating….

Eugenics in Australia: The secret of Melbourne’s elite

Eugenics in Australia: The secret of Melbourne’s elite

Eugenics — the science of improving the race —was a powerful influence on the development of Western civilisation in the…

Pope decries discrimination based on genetics

Pope decries discrimination based on genetics

VATICAN CITY—Pope Benedict XVI said Saturday that any type of discrimination based on genetic factors, such as a risk for…

Pope warns of New Eugenics Mentality

Pope warns of New Eugenics Mentality

Pope Benedict XVI reaffirms the absolute value of every human person. VATICAN CITY (Asia News) – “Man will always be…

The Risks of Pushing Towards Perfection

The Risks of Pushing Towards Perfection

The purpose of selective eugenics is either to prevent the birth of babies showing serious genetic or structural disorders, or…

What about Eugenics and Planned Parenthood?

What about Eugenics and Planned Parenthood?

Life is precious—no matter how short or how impaired that life may be. In 1915 a baby boy was born…

What is immoral about eugenics?

What is immoral about eugenics?

It is a “given” in discussions of genetic engineering that no sensible person can be in favour of eugenics. The…

Disability, Feminism and Eugenics: Who has the right to decide who should or should not inhabit the world?

Disability, Feminism and Eugenics: Who has the right to decide who should or should not inhabit the world?

The subtitle of this paper “who has the right to decide who or who should not inhabit this world” is…