Mass legalization of assisted suicide is not inevitable.
New Zealand previously passed legislation granting a river legal personhood.
We are watching the most brutal and awful things transpire with barely a peep of protest.
The message, of course, is that humans are not the least bit exceptional.
Whatever its cause, our moral natures do indeed distinguish us from fauna.
Big news in biotech: Scientists created what appeared to be a mouse embryo using stem cells.
To Singer, moral value primarily comes from intellectual capacities.
It starts with health and that justification is deployed to sway the public and regulators.
If science ever becomes conflated in the public mind with left-wing advocacy, it will profoundly harm that crucial sector.
Yes, it could “happen here.”