ROMANIA HAS SURPASSED THE MINIMUM REQUIRED

Romania has reached the minimum signatures required by the Commission. With this great advance from Romania  10 EU countries have support the citizens initiative One of Us surpassing the number of signatures required by the EU regulations for the ECI’s: Austria, Spain, France, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland and Slovakia. Congratulations to all the team…

Chinese Scholar: One-Child Policy “Worse than Cultural Revolution”

Public policy researcher Wang Feng slammed the One-Child Policy at an academic conference in Beijing last month. Wang, who works for the Brookings Tsinghua Center for Public Policy Research, delivered his bold criticism in an interview with Chinese media outlet Sohu Finance. “I believe history will judge the One-Child Policy as worse than the Cultural Revolution,” Wang said.…

THE EUROPEAN CITIZENS INITIATIVE ONE OF US HAS OVERCOME THE 800,000 SIGNATURES: 802,408 EUROPEAN CITIZENS DEMAND THE PROTECTION OF THE HUMAN EMBRYO

The European Citizens initiative One of Us has surpassed today, July 19th , the 800,000 signatures with the campaign  in Europe in defense of life from conception  “One of Us”. Concretely 802.408 European Citizens have support the Initiative so far. Nine countries have already reached the minimum of the signatures required by the Commission. One…

Not with a bang, but a whimper: the quiet demise of embryonic stem cell research

June 4, 2013 (Mercatornet.com) – Let’s wind the clock back to 2003. In January wheelchair-bound quadriplegic actor Christopher Reeve visited Australia to promote the legalisation of “therapeutic cloning”. This was absolutely necessary, he said, or patients would die needlessly. Scepticism about the potential of embryonic stem cells was utterly unwarranted. “That’s a myth,” he told his Australian…

California Cloning Bill Will Exploit Poor Women in Egg Selling Scheme

Back when Proposition 71 was being pitched–which created the California Institute For Regenerative Medicine–opponents warned that making human cloning a state constitutional right would result in the exploitation of poor women for their eggs–needed in every attempt at SCNT cloning. Responding, supporters promised to prohibit egg buying as an expedient to pass the measure. Now, it’s…