When Is Genetic Editing Immoral?

Arthur Caplan, Director of the Division of Medical Ethics at NYU Langone Medical Center, joins David to discuss the ethics of genetic editing

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Ethics of Gene Editing

A promising new medical technology has the potential to cure many genetic diseases by deleting or replacing defective genes. But ethicist Marcy Darnovsky of the Center for Genetics and Society is concerned about the safety of the technology, the unintended consequences of gene alteration for future generations, and the possibility of wealthy parents using the technology to “enhance” their children, regardless of medical necessity.

The Crimes of U.S. Presidents — Noam Chomsky

Chomsky goes through some of the crimes of the post-war presidents. From 2003.

10 Things You’ll Never Buy Once You Know What’s Inside

Teach People How Not To Need Medicine

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The Food You Eat — Medicine or Poison

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Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food. An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth a Pound of Cure.

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