Posts Tagged ‘eugenics’

Down Syndrome woman’s passionate UN speech Comments 0

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

A woman with Down Syndrome and autism received a five minute standing ovation after her passionate right to life speech  to the Human Rights Committee at the United Nations (U.N). Charlotte (Charlie) Helene Fien, who is 21, wrote her speech after watching a television documentary called ‘A world without Down Syndrome’. The documentary discussed a Read more

International Criminal Court examining eugenics in NZ Comments 0

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Life itself is a basic human right that is deserving of all humanity. But sadly in our country eugenics is denying that right to a group of individuals based on their genetic difference. Mr Mike Sullivan, spokesperson for Saving Downs says “The situation is so serious here that the International Criminal Court is now carrying Read more

Nazi eugenics arguments still in use Comments 0

Friday, May 11th, 2012
Binding Hoche

Italian historian Lucetta Scaraffia, writing in the L’Osservatore Romano, claims that the same arguments that were once used by the Nazis to promote their eugenics program of mass extermination are now being used  by proponents of euthanasia and abortion of the chronically ill unborn. Scaraffia’s article comes in the wake of the Italian translation of Read more