How to Talk About Abortion
Sharing the truth in love, PLUS are tiny amphibious human robots a thing now?
It’s an unwritten rule: never talk religion or politics. Is it any wonder, then, that abortion is such a hot topic?
Pope Francis has affirmed abortion as the preeminent moral issue of our time, but how are we to make headway when we can barely speak civilly with one another?
In this episode, I chat with Bella O’Neill, a young woman who began her working prolife advocacy straight out of high school. Bella’s wisdom on the art of prolife conversation wisdom will astound. Don’t miss it!
What’s new in bioethics?
Elon Musk claims his Neuralink monkey test subjects live in “paradise” (and they were going to die anyway, which makes for great science and boots confidence in the upcoming FDA-approved human trials).
In other science-I-wish-were-fiction news, researchers have created “xenobots,” tiny living robots out of human cells. Study author Michael Levin of Tufts urged the public to get past outdated “binary” categories like robot, human, and amphibian.
This article in The Federalist explains why far from being a right, surrogacy violates the rights of those it brings into existence.