Saturday, January 21, 2012

Bioethics Gone Mad - Pregnancy Is Unethical

This is how crazy the field of bioethics is becoming – asserting pregnancy is unethical.
Is pregnancy unethical? Yes, says UK bioethicist
Here is contrarian bioethics at its best. Pregnancy and childbirth are so painful, risky and socially restrictive for women that public funding should urgently be directed to the development of artificial wombs. This is the only way to achieve true equality between men and women for then neither women nor men would then be limited by having children and the burdens of reproducing the species would be shared equally.
This is the radical suggestion made by a leading British bioethicist, Anna Smajdor, of the University of East Anglia. more

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