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Crucial Vote on Three Parent Embryos - it's our last chance to have a say

Posted on February 16, 2015 at 10:59 AM
 
Please read the following text from John Deighan of the Catholic Parliamentary Office and please click the links to contact a House of Lords peer and also add your name to the petition. 
 
This proposed new legislation, along with abortion and euthanasia, will mean the eradication of disabled people from our society.  Such a process is completely wrong and is inequality at its evil best.
 
 
Here is what John Deighan has to say:
 
The promotion of three-parent embryos has been based on compassion for victims of genetic disorders. It involves creating embryos from the DNA of two women and one man.  Some women have defective mitochondrial in their cells and this is replaced by the healthy mitochondrial of another woman.  Efforts to overcome illness are obviously a crucial feature of a decent society but the genetic manipulation that is now proposed will not cure anyone.  It will instead be aimed at ensuring that disabled people are eradicated from society. 
 
Creating quality assurance procedures for manufacturing human embryos is a dangerous attack on the inherent dignity of human life.  It also involves making changes to human DNA which will be passed down through the generations even though the full implications of the changes are not understood. 
 
Countries around the world outlaw such genetic manipulation and international human rights laws prohibit it.  However Members of Parliament are defying these concerns and have approved the Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015 which permit the procedure.  The House of Lords will now vote on the matter on 24 February 2015 and they have the opportunity to overturn the decision. 
 
You can help by contacting a member of the House of Lords (you can write to as many peers as you like!). This can be done easily at this link: www.stopgm3parentbabies.com
 
You can also sign the petition which will help show the level of public opposition to the eugenic practise which is being proposed.  Click here to sign the petition: www.citizengo.org/en/17728-please-keep-uk-allowing-germline-genetic-modification-human-embryos-and-creation-3-parent
 
If you want to read a recent Scots Catholic article on Three Parent Babies, click here.
 

Categories: Abortion, Abortion, pro-life, Children, Death, Down's Syndrome, Euthanasia, Infanticide, Law, Life, Medical Research, News, Politics, Pro-Choice, Pro-Life, Science, UK Parliament, United Kingdom

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