Ruth Marcus sees the eugenics danger with which we are presented — and doesn’t care.
Continuity with our species does not provide any protection at all. This is because the evolutionary process cannot confer any value on humans — or any other species.
He thinks we are just a collection of carbon molecules and certainly of no intrinsic value simply and merely because we are human.
It’s not possible to understand current controversies about physician-assisted suicide, euthanasia, eugenics, and related subjects without appreciating the long history behind these ideas.
The London Student reports on a disturbing event hosted, since 2014, on the University College London campus.