Says Jonah Goldberg, “One cheer (and maybe two) for non-human personhood.”
The potential deleterious consequences to humankind from “nature rights” are beyond measuring — except to trial lawyers.
Wouldn’t it be wonderful if half a million destitute children could be saved each year from blindness or death from Vitamin A deficiency?
The YouTube shooter — I don’t believe in naming these people — did not fit the expected profile.
We are witnessing a steady and growing imposition of technocracy in medicine, where “experts” define the parameters of care.