Tuesday, February 24, 2009


An article from the associated press, by Nicole Winfield entitled, "Vatican warns of ethical risks with gene progress" discusses the hidden resurgence of eugenics through pre-genetic screening......

VATICAN CITY (AP) — A Vatican official warned on Tuesday that advances in genetic testing were creating a slow but "relentless" spread of a eugenics mentality — the effort to improve the quality of the human race by controlling heredity.
Monsignor Rino Fisichella made the warning as he outlined the scope of an upcoming Vatican conference, "The New Frontiers of Genetics and the Risk of Eugenics," which starts Friday.
Fisichella acknowledged that the term eugenics harks back to the past, when most famously the Nazis used eugenic theories to justify forced sterilization and other practices in their quest to establish a master race. For more...link

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