*  A free-market or government-regulated approach to genetic enhancement? | Experiments of Living
It would also instigate fears of a slippery-slope towards a Nazi-esque eugenics policy where traits are unjustifiably selected ... It could lead to the selection of traits, that whilst being beneficial to an individual if few others possess that trait, ... Genetic technology could be used to enhance beneficial traits or fix defective traits without requiring selection of 'good' ... Allowing the state to dictate which traits are acceptable or not to enhance implies it has a better or more valid conception of ...
  https://experimentsofliving.wordpress.com/2011/12/29/a-free-market-or-government-regulated-approach-to-genetic-enhancement/
*  Selective breeding - Fellowship for Intentional Community
When a group selectively breeds for good traits, it is called eugenics; when a group selectively breeds for bad traits, it is ... called dysgenics; when a group selectively breeds for traits that are neither good nor bad, then it is neither eugenics nor ...
  https://www.ic.org/wiki/selective-breeding/
*  How Genetic Engineering Can Make Israel Ten Times More Powerful - World Affairs - Chinadaily Forum
The Jews practiced eugenics, increasing their ... How Genetic Engineering Can Make Israel Ten Times More Powerful ,Chinadaily ... Isn't human genetics and biology too complicated to practice eugenics safely ?1) ... it focused on removing undesired traits) eugenics. But the goals and methods of Promethean eugenics differ. We will not use ... VII.) Isn't eugenics unethical ?. It depends on how it is applied. Not practicing eugenics is unethical.. If you are talking ...
  http://bbs.chinadaily.com.cn/thread-1798513-1-1.html
*  Oxford Professor Says Mankind Is Ethically Obligated To Create Genetically Engineered Babies | Techdirt
... negative eugenics) or encouraging reproduction by persons presumed to have inheritable desirable traits (positive eugenics).". ... This is not eugenics. Eugenics believes in forcing people with good genes to make babies, or preventing people with bad genes ... no more alcoholic traits? - goodbye Dlyan Thomas. no more depression traits? - goodbye Van Gogh. no more propensity for ... "So where genetic selection aims to bring out a trait that clearly benefits an individual and society, we should allow parents ...
  https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20120821/06370120111/oxford-professor-says-mankind-is-ethically-obligated-to-create-genetically-engineered-babies.shtml
*  Genetic Ethics Annotated Bibliography | The Center for Bioethics & Human Dignity
In the "Old Eugenics," so-called aberrant traits were defined and steps were taken to wipe out those traits. Given the cultural ... The debate over eugenics and euthanasia has continued, and it is striking how the memory of Dr. Haiselden has diminished in the ... Moreover, eugenics in the past has disadvantaged more than just the disabled (e.g., women and people of color, among others), ... As unthinkable as the concept may have once been, a survey of opinions in the prime of eugenics shows that, in concept at least ...
  https://cbhd.org/content/genetics-annotated-bibliography
*  The 20s and 30s by Jason King on Prezi
Eugenics is the deliberate breeding of people for desired genetic traits. Conversely, it could mean the breeding out of ... This belief was the driving force behind the study and practice of 'eugenics.' ... undesired traits. This is now seen as being extremely inhumane, unacceptable behaviour. And before you get all judge-y, we did ...
  https://prezi.com/s0hiwxd2vgnv/the-20s-and-30s/
*  Althouse: "The [Trump] family subscribes to a racehorse theory of human development."
Eugenics is a social philosophy advocating the improvement of human genetic traits through the promotion of higher rates of ... positive eugenics), or reduced rates of sexual reproduction and sterilization of people with less-desired or undesired traits ( ... If anything, Hillary advocating repeal of the long-standing bi-partisan consensus of the Hyde amendment is closer to eugenics. ... which is what you'd need to turn his beliefs into eugenics as opposed to mere genetics. Not to deny that eugenics has been ...
  https://althouse.blogspot.com/2016/10/the-trump-family-subscribes-to.html
*  Israel has always been crazy - Mondoweiss
"Being biological traits, one surefire way to increase compassion and empathy among the population would be eugenics. I don't ... Being biological traits, one surefire way to increase compassion and empathy among the population would be eugenics. I don't ... "eugenics" in the service of those "biological traits" compassion and empathy. Gosh, what well-educated, modern, up-to-date, ... and by all means please link to sources that informs you how empathy and compassion are "Being biological traits". this should ...
  https://mondoweiss.net/2014/12/israel-always-crazy/
*  North Carolina's Sterilization Program | MetaFilter
The family tree of the royal houses of Europe is an exercise in eugenics in pursuit of a non-existent trait, 'royalty'. The ... An arranged marriage is eugenics. Telling your daughters to keep away from the gypsy boys is eugenics. Killing criminals is ... Humans are animals, and animals can be bred for specific traits But the 'Eugenics' policies of the 19th and early to mid 20th ... The family tree of the royal houses of Europe is an exercise in eugenics in pursuit of a non-existent trait, 'royalty'. The ...
  https://www.metafilter.com/comments.mefi/22648
*  The Eugenic Impulse: The Dream of Engineering Humans Persists - LGF Pages
Progressive-era eugenics sought to eliminate undesirable traits (negative eugenics) and cultivate desirable ones (positive ... Eugenics Eugenic Visions Engineering Humans Genetic Arguments Biomedical Research Institute Progressive-Era Eugenics ... Since the 1970s "eugenics" has been a dirty word. But in Davenport's Dream, the geneticist and historian Elof Carlson insists ... I object to the slandering of the idea of genetic engineering by equating it to the early 20th century concept of "eugenics". ...
  http://littlegreenfootballs.com/page/289226_The_Eugenic_Impulse-_The_Dream
*  Root of Maths Genius Sought - Slashdot
No, Eugenics is about forcing people with desirable traits to breed, and preventing people with undesirable traits from ... Yeah, smart people looking for traits in people to better mankind. It's called Eugenics, and It's been done before in the ... I'm not at all concerned about the critics,' he says, adding that he does not think such rare genetic traits could be useful in ... Critics say that the sizes of these studies are too small to yield meaningful results for such complex traits. But Rothberg is ...
  https://science.slashdot.org/story/13/10/30/1423236/root-of-maths-genius-sought?sbsrc=science
*  Pedigree Dogs Exposed | Watch Free Documentary Online
... negative eugenics) or encouraging reproduction by persons presumed to have inheritable desirable traits (positive eugenics). ... It says physical traits required by the Kennel Club's breed standards, such as short faces, wrinkling, screw-tails and dwarfism ... Are you kidding me? Animal breeding equals eugenics? Other breeds are NOT being killed off. Are they? No they aren't. There are ... by such means as discouraging reproduction by persons having genetic defects or presumed to have inheritable undesirable traits ...
  http://documentarywire.com/pedigree-dogs-exposed
*  Ancestry Syndrome, page 2
Did you know Mormons are known for following Eugenics principles? ...The other threat to sound eugenics is from the "very ... Their rationale is that some people just have bad genes that pre-dispose them to bad traits and so, are not "worthy." The new ... Their rationale is that some people just have bad genes that pre-dispose them to bad traits and so, are not "worthy." The new ... it is up to us as individuals, as progenitors and as citizens, to educate ourselves and to think about eugenics and genetics; ...
  http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread980747/pg2
*  Charles Darwin - Wikipedia
Negative eugenics to remove the "feebleminded" were popular in America, Canada and Australia, and eugenics in the United States ... Cartoonists parodied animal ancestry in an old tradition of showing humans with animal traits, and in Britain these droll ... "positive eugenics". During the "Eclipse of Darwinism", a scientific foundation for eugenics was provided by Mendelian genetics ... Subsequently, Nazi eugenics brought the field into disrepute. The term "Social Darwinism" was used infrequently from around the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Darwin
*  Disability Matters: Killing Children Now in Case They Might Suffer in the Future
The Nazis took eugenics a step further to take care of all those pesky people with medical and other disabilities who were ... by such means as discouraging reproduction by persons having genetic defects or presumed to have inheritable undesirable traits ... Fairly often I'm taken to task by some of my friends for suggesting that state-sanctioned eugenics is alive and well in the 21 ... Explain to me that what I'm about to report is not eugenics in its purest, simplest, and ugliest form. ...
  http://disabilitymatters.blogspot.com/2009/12/killing-children-now-in-case-they-might.html
*  CNN.com - Transcripts
It was called eugenics. The goal, breed out those considered to be a burden on the rest of society and make, quote, better ... From 1907 through the 1970s more than 60,000 Americans were sterilized because they had, quote, unfit human traits. ... 33 states had eugenics programs at one time or another supported by some of the nation's most respected doctors and social ... COOPER: The first time last year that I actually had to read an actual Eugenics Board record of an individual patient case file ...
  http://edition.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/1112/29/nwsm.01.html
*  The Human Genome Project (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
... eugenics-the selection against unwelcome traits associated with disease and disability. But the genetic testing of fetuses and ... and genes as causes of differences in traits among individuals ("x is a gene for trait y in population z" or "Lots of people in ... where traits are said to be impervious to environmental changes; and (iii) as traits that are in some sense primarily, even if ... we need to distinguish between genes conceived as causes of a trait's appearance in a given individual ("x is a gene for trait ...
  https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/human-genome/
*  CNN.com - Transcripts
We're talking about eugenics, a word which is obviously typically associated with Nazi Germany. But there was a large eugenics ... From 1907 through the 1970s, more than 60,000 Americans were sterilized because they had -- quote -- "unfit human traits." It ... FULLER COOPER: The first time last year that I actually had to read an actual eugenics board record of an individual patient ... In North Carolina, anyone, a parent, teacher, a neighbor, could ask the state eugenics board to have someone sterilized. Some ...
  http://transcripts.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/1112/27/acd.02.html
*  Eugenics, Information about Eugenics
... who observed the transmissionof dominant and recessive traits by breeding peas. For the eugenics movement, Mendel's research ... Eugenics is a scheme for improving the human race by controlling reproduction. The practice of eugenics reached its height in ... Social progressives saw eugenics as a tool for social improvement and reform,while conservatives saw eugenics as a tool for ... Galton's presentation of eugenics came on the heels of Charles Darwin's 1859book, The Origin of Species. Evolutionary theory ...
  http://www.faqs.org/health/topics/45/Eugenics.html
*  Eugenics - Wikipedia
A long-term, species-wide eugenics plan might lead to a scenario similar to this because the elimination of traits deemed ... leading to what is sometimes called new eugenics, also known as neo-eugenics, consumer eugenics, or liberal eugenics. While ... "new era of eugenics", and that, unlike the Nazi eugenics, modern eugenics is consumer driven and market based, "where children ... Osborn advocated for higher rates of sexual reproduction among people with desired traits (positive eugenics), or reduced rates ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugenics
*  Margaret Sanger: Quotes, Early Life, Family Planning Clinics, Philosophy, Legacy, Notes, Further Reading, and a List of...
Sanger was a proponent of negative eugenics, a social philosophy which claims that human hereditary traits can be improved ... She rejected any type of eugenics that would take control out of the hands of those actually giving birth.. Taking sharp issue ... She expressly denounced euthanasia as a eugenics tool.. In A Plan for Peace (1932), for example, Sanger proposed a ... "The campaign for birth control is not merely of eugenic value, but is practically identical with the final aims of eugenics ...
  http://www.paperbackswap.com/Margaret-Sanger/author/
*  Julian Huxley - New World Encyclopedia
Eugenics is a social philosophy that advocates the improvement of human hereditary traits through various forms of intervention ... Eugenics. Like many biologists in the first half of the twentieth century, Huxley was a proponent of eugenics as a method of ... In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity. New York: Knopf. ISBN 0394507029 ... While Huxley saw eugenics as important for removing undesirable variants from the human gene pool as a whole, he believed that ...
  http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Julian_Huxley
*  Jean Philippe Rushton is dead
Also, I'm not sure what you mean by eugenics? Are you suggesting that traits like intelligence and height aren't partially ... The Pioneer Fund was founded by actual Nazi sympathisers; not only that, but enactment of Nazi racial and eugenics laws in the ... GM or gene therapy of humans gets tarred with the eugenics brush. These idiots made a whole swath of transhumanism risky ... Especially, because being a racist promoting a false view of eugenics that assumed whites to be objectively superior, he is ...
  https://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula/2012/10/06/jean-philippe-rushton-is-dead/
*  Science of Eugenics
His scientific work centered on heredity traits in pea plants. Plant hybridization was a large field of study during the mid- ... The truth about the science of eugenics is that there is no science to eugenics. What passed for scientific method in the ... Eugenics research attempted to explain complex human conditions such as schizophrenia and manic depression by blaming a single ... These shoddy methods of gathering information are among just a few of the factors that made the eugenics movement more of a ...
  http://iml.jou.ufl.edu/projects/spring02/holland/Science.htm
*  Counter Darkness: 2017
Eugenics operations against bloodlines that have irreproachable traits. "It's debasement of morals, and it's affecting culture ... Eugenics. * Depopulation (This is not done through moral means). * Intentional dumbing down of the population (e.g. big pharma ... Eugenics operations against bloodlines that are potent with social progress. "Intelligence agencies are used for their ability ... Eugenics operations (e.g. elimination of masterful oppositional bloodlines). * Fukushima is credibly rumored to have been done ...
  http://www.counterdarkness.org/2017/