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Eggsploitation Documentary Screening – Phoenix | Center for Arizona Policy: Produced by The Center for Bioethics & Culture, Eggsploitation is a documentary film revealing the risks and costs to young women from the human egg trade. [learn more]
Baptist Press: “The fertility industry has a dirty secret — young women are being coerced into selling their eggs despite the severe health risks and the lack of laws protecting them, according to a recently released movie from the Center for Bioethics and Culture Network.”
Press-Enterprise: n one instance, a Paloma Valley High School student alleged a teacher wrote an “S” on her hand and called her “a sinner.” In another, a student group says it was barred from doing an activity for gay and lesbian history month, though an ethnic student group could. An openly gay senior says he was unfairly disciplined after a dispute with a classmate who he says harassed him.
“The director of the Center for Bioethics and Culture Network in San Francisco, Lahl has become a lone voice for a message that many of her fellow evangelicals are uncomfortable hearing: If embryos are human lives, she argues, then it is time for Christians to be consistent about their moral objections and unite against IVF . . . Whatever their leaders think, evangelicals themselves have been using IVF widely, the numbers suggest . . . ”
LifeNews: “A bioethics expert is suggesting that women rethink possible plans to donate their eggs to fertility clinics for research or use in pregnancy. Jennifer Lahl of the Center for Bioethics and Culture Network says egg donation is potentially harmful for women.”
This lecture series will feature nationally acclaimed scholars from the fields of law, theology, and the health sciences who are dedicated to exploring the complex questions that frame the contemporary discussion of bioethical issues that affect our future.