US bioethicists take Belgian child euthanasia to task

Cross-posted from BioEdge Three American bioethicists have criticised Belgium’s new law permitting children with a terminal illness to choose euthanasia. Writing in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Art Caplan and two colleagues argue that children do not have adults’ capacity for informed consent. “Children and adolescents lack the experiential knowledge and sense of self

When abortion is the man’s choice

Cross-posted from Secular ProLife Abortion is touted as a woman’s choice, but according to one study, 64% of women feel pressured into abortion by their partners. Men may pressure their partners into having abortions because they do not want a child and do not want to pay child support. A common way that men influence women to

Facebook IconTwitter IconFollow us on Instagram

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)