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  amandaj
Apr 17, 2013
 

Genetically engineering babies is NOT right!

 
 
 
Ok so I understand that we "intelligent" humans have the ability to mess with our genes and create new organisms even against the will of nature and evolution. This is fantastic, I am really happy that we can possess such incredible knowledge, however, that does not mean it is safe or right to use these abilities! If we do, who will hold the power/responsibility of choosing which genes will make the cut for our future generation?

 

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  charlee   Genetically engineered offspring is simply the next step in a line in the unethical pathway we are on involving procreation. 
1. A culture becomes what it worships. 2. Our culture worships

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Thu, Jun 13, 2013 at 11:57:50 AM  

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maro9219   The idea of genetically engineering our future offspring undoubtedly creates an ethical crisis. The positives that can come from this engineering are significant. Parents should rejoice in the hope that

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Thu, May 23, 2013 at 2:10:08 PM  

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  hlymnky   Shmezzie, I think you meant to Agree with Amandaj and not Disagree as I am doing. 
 
What is the "will of nature and evolution"? Are we not part of nature? Did not our intelligence

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Tue, Apr 30, 2013 at 11:55:09 PM
 

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shmezzie   Until the technology is proven 100% safe, I would have to be against genetically engineering any living thing.

Fri, Apr 19, 2013 at 1:13:53 PM
 

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