Human Exceptionalism

Minor Euthanized in Belgium

A Belgian MD filled a syringe with heart-stopping poison, and injected the fluid into the arm of a dying child who had asked to die, causing death. And it was ...

Dolly Clones Paving Way for Human Cloning

Apparently clones of the same dead sheep from which Dolly was manufactured are in good health and aging normally. From the LiveScience story: Four cloned sheep that are genetically identical to Dolly, the ...

Trump, Hillary, and Bioethics

I have been asked what I think the US election means to bioethics. A lot and not much. Here’s how I put it in an interview in BioEdge: BioEdge: You can’t ...

Quebec Can’t Kill Them Soon Enough

Waiting periods for reflection are supposed to be a “safeguard” against abuse in euthanasia and assisted suicide. That has been exposed as mere veneer as Quebec euthanasia advocates are furious that ...

The Monsanto International Tribunal

I have been so caught up in the continuing dissipation of medical ethics and the euthanasia juggernaut in Canada, I haven’t had the time to discuss ecocide in awhile. Last year, ...