Issues

Our world today faces unprecedented technological change. Staggering developments in medicine, science, and technology offer increasingly greater control over discomfort, disease, death—and over our very selves. But for all the promise of these pursuits, potentially de-humanizing problems emerge with humanity’s ability to take, make, and fake human life.

Taking Life
Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia
3 Things You Should Know About Physician Assisted Suicide
Stem Cell Research
Fetal Genetic Testing

Making Life
3 Things You Should Know About Third Party Assisted Reproduction
Egg Donation
–– 3 Things You Should Know About Egg Donation
–– CBC Legislative Packet: Egg Donation
–– Worldwide Human Egg Laws
Sperm Donation
–– 3 Things You Should Know About Sperm Donation
–– CBC Legislative Packet: Sperm Donation
Surrogacy
–– 3 Things You Should Know About Surrogacy
–– Statement on New Jersey’s Gestational Carrier Agreement Act
–– State-by-State Summary of Surrogacy
–– Worldwide Surrogacy Laws
See also our films on Third-Party Reproduction

Faking Life
Human Cloning
Human Enhancement and Transhumanism

3 Things You Should Know About . . . Series
3 Things You Should Know About Physician Assisted Suicide
3 Things You Should Know About Third Party Reproduction
3 Things You Should Know About Egg Donation
3 Things You Should Know About Sperm Donation
3 Things You Should Know About Surrogacy