Gene technology could be used to create “designer babies.”
Tag Archives: Eugenics and Dysgenics
Leading science journals cited ethics in rejecting paper on editing human embryonic genes.
He tells whites to preserve themselves.
State of Tennessee has sterilized four criminals in the last five years.
Americans have the right to know their genetic profiles.
Public and Scientists’ Views on Science and Society, Pew Research Center
Americans don’t think a baby’s genes should be altered to increase intelligence.
Britain Authorises ‘Three-Parent’ Babies, Medical Xpress
A second woman would supply healthy mitochondrial DNA.
Why We Need to Address Population Growth’s Effects on Global Warming, Los Angeles Times
Developing countries will soon be emitting the most green-house gases.
Want a beautiful, intelligent, blue-eyed baby? Science could let you choose.
An excellent suggestion from the Left.
More possibilities for eugenics.
Prevents conception for one month.
Eugenics, the future of genetic research, and academic closemindedness.
Brain Drain: Are We Evolving Stupidity?, New Scientist
The Flynn effect has probably been masking dysgenic trends.
Dysgenics may be playing a role.
Critics say it calls to mind the “discredited pseudoscience called eugenics.”
Prosecutor says sterilization “might be in the commonwealth’s interest.”
Blacks “targeted” in the US as well.
Says this will “threaten our humanity.”
We re-post a classic.
Says John Derbyshire.
Plight of 2 Toddlers Puts Spotlight on L.A. County Family Program, Los Angeles Times
There is a simple solution: Norplant.
The method is already being used to screen for genetic diseases.
Right on Target: New Era of Fast Genetic Engineering, New Scientist
“If we ever do decide to genetically modify people, this is the tool to do it with.”
Chinese Firm’s Bid to Allow Parents to Pick Their Smartest Embryos, Daily Mail (London)
This is not controversial in China.
Danish Government Tries to Censor Science it Doesn’t Like, Special to AR News
What you can do to help.
He asks: “Are we prepared to select out the imperfect among us?”
Salon is surprised to meet a “well-manicured” white advocate.
Maternal Urge Decreases by a Quarter for Every 15 Extra IQ Points, Daily Mail (London)
Even after controlling for education.
Father of 24 Found Dead Inside Detroit Building, My Fox Detroit
“I know deep down in my heart he served his purpose here on earth,” says Deleesha Taylor.
Website commenters offend Time.
IVF Baby Born Using Revolutionary Genetic-Screening Process, Guardian (London)
Couple selected the best from 13 embryos.
Female Inmates Sterilized in California Prisons Without Approval, The Sacramento Bee
Doctor says procedures saved taxpayers from future welfare burdens.
The Victorians Were Smarter than Us, Study Suggests, Telegraph (London)
Study author says it’s due to the proliferation of less favorable genes.
Mary Sanchez: Conservatism Needs to Purge Eugenics Obsession, The Kansas City Star
Mush from a Hispanic.
The Chinese want to become smarter and healthier.
Leading Geneticist: Human Intelligence Is Slowly Declining, Natural Society
Blame is placed on gene mutations and food intake, but what of global demographics?
“They told us they were inoculations,” an Ethiopian immigrant says.
Chinese Eugenics, Edge
A bold (truthful) look at how the West is being left behind.
Were Ethiopian Women Forced Into Contraception?, Jewish Daily Forward
Some immigrants to Israel say they’ve been given contraceptive shots without their approval.
How will the judge enforce his order?
The dysgenic effects of civilization.
A peculiar strategy given that non-whites are more likely to abort.
Also known as dysgenics.
A Conversation with Arthur Jensen, Special to AR News
A 1992 interview with Jared Taylor.
In evolutionary terms this is called reproductive success.
The new eugenics: “ethics” comes first.