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Eugenics Slippery Slope

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Of Master and Discipline
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Commentary Part 1 The following is a fictional account of a spiritual awakening with a factual basis. This five part series is offered to promote and encourage the practices of the World Mind Society, making the...
Mind >> World Mind
Egyptian Temples, part III: God's Home
The cult temple in ancient Egypt was more than a place of worship. It was the home of the god, it was believed the deity took up residence in the building and used it more or less for all those various purposes as humans did. It was the place he was given...
Religions >> Egyptian
Comfrey: Correspondences
Symphytum officinale Folk Names: Assear, Black Wort, Boneset, Bruisewort, Consolida, Consound, Knit Bone, Miracle Herb, Slippery Root, Wallwort, Yalluc Gender: Feminine Planet: Saturn Element: Water Deity: Power: Safety During Travel, Money...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary C
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
The Littlest Truth
One bright morning, when I was young, I went looking for Truth. I found the truth of the moment, fiery hot with Conviction, lurking around every corner. As Time passed by I found the truth of today, the truth of yesterday, and the ever glittering truth of...
Poetry & Fable >> Fables
Lavender: Solace and Majestic
Lavender, the Herb of Air, My friend when I am in despair. I ask Earth's blessing to bestow, As I tend and watch you grow. Strong roots and dainty stems, Bring joy to life when pleasure dims. Wee green bud with purple top, All your uses never stop. From...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L

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Why We Should All Be Talking About the Fact That Chrissy Teigen Chose a Female
The big deal is that so-called "designer" embryos are a dangerous slippery slope that smacks of eugenics.
Gene Editing: The Dangers of Playing God
"Fears about eugenics, a brave new world … are concerns that are shared by people across the political spectrum," he told Politico. ... Innocent embryonic life that will never have the chance to develop now sits squarely under science's slippery slope.
Frank Gilliam: Aycock's beliefs were antithetical to UNCG's core values
Changing names on buildings is a slippery slope. We have no intentions of critically examining the lives and words of people whose names are on our other buildings.
In depth: three-person IVF is about saving lives, not a slippery slope to eugenics
Update 2 July, 2013: A previous version of this story implied that independent organisation Human Genetics Alert was funded by a Quaker trust, which it has not been since 2005. The organisation has no religious affiliations. Wired.
Gene editing and eugenics
A study published last week in the journal Cell has led to speculation that a powerful new gene editing technique is about to be developed. Gene editing has received widespread media coverage over the past few months. Most of the excitement has centred ...

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Human gene therapy and the slippery slope argument. - NCBI
Human gene therapy and the slippery slope argument. ... that our accepting somatic cell therapy will eventually cause our accepting eugenic medical goals.
Human gene therapy: down the slippery slope? - NCBI
The strength of a slippery slope argument is a matter of some dispute. ... Ethics*; Eugenics; Genetic Diseases, Inborn; Genetic Engineering; Genetic Therapy* ...
Assisted Suicide—A Slippery Slope to Eugenics? | New Eastern
Nov 29, 2014 There is a slippery slope through which assisted suicide is becoming acceptable for those with emotional rather than terminal physical pain.
Human gene therapy and the slippery slope argument - Springer
Thus formulated, the slippery slope argument has much plausibility. ... disease eugenics germ-line gene therapy slippery slope argument somatic cell gene ...
Our gentle descent toward eugenics. - Slate
May 19, 2006 We've just taken another step down the slippery slope toward eugenics. The step involves "preimplantation genetic diagnosis," in which clinics ...

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