bioethics and life

Born at only 23 weeks … adorable twins

When twins Mackenzie and Cameron Glover were born 17 weeks prematurely, they were so tiny that their mother said they could ‘fit inside a pint glass’. Now, after a lengthy battle for life against the […]

faith and spirituality

Surrogacy: Erasing the Mother

By Dianne Post The main conceptual problem in surrogacy — the production and sale of a child — reduces both women and children to commodities in commerce: things. ________________________________________ Many articles and books can be […]

bioethics and life

Contract Pregnancies Exposed

The current debate over surrogacy in the United States has two main positions. One side argues we should allow the practice with regulations. The other side argues it should be prohibited altogether. All parties in […]

bioethics and life

Double Standards on Abortion and Animal Rights

In Beating Hearts: Abortion and Animal Rights, Sherry F. Colb and Michael C. Dorf, two Cornell Law professors, rationalize their simultaneous support for animal rights and opposition to the rights of unborn humans. The authors, […]

fede e spiritualità

Aborto e pillola del giorno dopo. Attenzione

Aborto: Chi viene soppresso è un essere umano che si affaccia alla vita, ossia quanto di più innocente in assoluto si possa immaginare: mai potrebbe essere considerato un aggressore, meno che mai un ingiusto aggressore! È totalmente affidato alla […]