Editing the human genome brings us one step closer to consumer eugenics
Dr David King
Hijacked by the free market, human gene editing will lead to greater social inequality by heading where the money is: designer babies
Whereas how it should be done is GoodThinkers determining who else may live or die.
If you peel away the hype, the truth is that we already have robust ways of avoiding the birth of children with such conditions, where that is appropriate, through genetic testing of embryos.
Yep, he really does say it. It’s morally fine to kill off those disapproved of but not to modify those who don’t exist as yet.