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The Ethics of Artificial Reproductive Technologies

The very probability that we may be faced with a human person in the full sense constitutes, in my opinion, an absolute veto against any type of [in‑vitro] experimentation. ― Father Bernard Häring.1   Introduction Assisted reproductive technology is one of the most complex moral fields debated today.  It is [...]

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Is Homosexuality Really as Healthy as Heterosexuality?

Despite the scientific evidence to the contrary, pro-homosexual groups tend to insist that living the homosexual “lifestyle” is just as healthy as heterosexuality.  Some of the claims made by pro-homosexual groups are ridiculous on their face.  For example, in its comically-misnamed Intelligence Report, the Southern Poverty Law Center claimed: MYTH [...]

By |2020-05-27T19:52:00-04:00June 9th, 2020|Categories: Marriage & Family|Tags: , , |
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The Early History of Assisted Reproduction

Senator Brian Harradine:  "How often has in‑vitro fertilization been undertaken on non‑human higher primates?" Professor William Short:  "It has not been undertaken on gorillas because gorillas are an endangered species." Senator Brian Harradine:  "So you are able to do it on humans?" Professor William Short:  "We are not an endangered [...]

By |2020-06-04T16:44:44-04:00June 4th, 2020|Categories: Reproductive Technology|Tags: , |
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The Troubles with Transhumanism

Most transhumanists emphasize only the benefits that their movement would supposedly bring to the human race.  Perhaps they omit possible problems because, like all Culture of Death movements, they lack even the most fundamental understanding of human nature.  So their primary problem seems to be not dishonesty, but ignorance. #1. [...]

By |2020-05-27T13:32:00-04:00May 27th, 2020|Categories: Eugenics, Reproductive Technology|Tags: , , |

Anderson Cooper, Abandoned Ukraine Babies, and the Problem with Surrogacy

Earlier this month, CNN journalist Anderson Cooper made a surprise on-air announcement: “On Monday, I became a father,” announced a visibly moved Cooper. Every new life is a miracle and a gift. Wyatt Morgan Cooper (the newborn baby) is a miracle and a gift. His life is a thing to [...]

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‘Petition on Hormonal Contraceptives’: The Real Effects of Hormonal Birth Control

Breast cancer. Cervical cancer. Depression. Mood disorders. Suicide. Multiple sclerosis. Ulcerative colitis. Venous thromboembolism. Inflammatory bowel disease. Systemic lupus erythematosus. Cystitis. Crohn’s disease. Urogenital effects. Cardiovascular events. Increased chance of HIV transmission. Your doctor rattled off those words like he was calling roll in a classroom. But each one made [...]