Tag Archives: genetic engineering

Please don’t nominate a Libertarian Transhumanist

The Democrats are already so closely aligned with reproductive freedom and gay rights, feminism, etc, as well as with mandated health care and eugenics and stem cell research, etc, they need to be the party that also argues for same-sex reproduction, genetic engineering of children, and other reproductive “freedoms.” The Republicans can’t nominate a Libertarian Transhumanist that also is for…

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“Those who knew did not talk”

The subject of genetic engineering and postgenderism is censored and ignored by Americans today in a way that has a very relevant historical precedent: When the full horror of Nazism was revealed at the end of the war, the German people responded, “We didn’t know.” When a local townsperson was asked whether he knew what was going on in the…

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Who is crazier, me or ElectricStrawberry?

I think the state has a compelling interest to protect people from being born unethically, such as to siblings or children, or, especially, from genetic material that has been modified or engineered so that the person would not have equal origins to other people and might suffer severe health and psychological consequences.  Also, the state has an interest in preserving…

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The Broad Subject of Genetic Engineering

Who wants to start the discussion about genetic engineering?  As Festus Garvey noted, “there are many problems that the ‘possibilities of science’ are giving us and we’ve had no debate on it and debate is critical.” So here we are Festus, do you want to have this critical debate or not?…

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Biden wrong that gay couples should have equal rights

Wow, this issue was SO CLOSE to being discussed last night!! Biden again said he and Obama believe that a same-sex couple should have ALL of the rights of a heterosexual couple. Leaving aside how he squares that with being opposed to same-sex marriage when it is so clearly unconstitutional irrational animus to have a separate name for the same…

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