Meanwhile, to the applause of many bioethicists, the ACLU has mounted repeated lawsuits against Catholic hospitals.
Once again, we find that if radicals envision it, eventually we will try to go there.
Over time, euthanasia practice becomes a banal bureaucratic matter of checking the right boxes or finding ways to maneuver around the “protective guidelines.”
Some doctors at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto have already volunteered to euthanize children once that lethal act becomes legal.
Shelley’s cautionary tale of a scientific experiment run amok has profound implications for today’s bioethics debates.