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Writing a Book on Surrogacy

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A New Book on Surrogacy by Melinda Tankard Reist and Jennifer Lahl: Seeking Contributors We are seeking contributions for a new global collection of first-person accounts by women who were surrogate mothers. The book will be edited by Melinda Tankard Reist (Australia) and Jennifer Lahl (US), and will be published by Spinifex Press for release […]

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A Rat Is a Pig, Etc. Paperback Out

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The paperback version of A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy, my critique of the animal rights movement, has just been published. From my Preface to the Paperback Edition: I had two primary purposes in writing A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy, a project that took […]

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Excellent Book Review

The Brave Lass, a freelance writer in Colorado, gives a close reading to Ellen Painter Dollar’s new book, No Easy Choice: A Story of Disability, Parenthood, and Faith in an Age of Advanced Reproduction, and finds it wanting. From the conclusion: Ellen Painter Dollar’s story is deeply moving, but when she attempts to move into […]

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Ethically Thin, Science Unltd.: The Shape of Progressive Bioethics

By Evan Rosa, CBC Communications Director Reviewed: Progress in Bioethics: Science, Policy and Politics, Jonathan D. Moreno and Sam Berger, eds., The MIT Press, 2010 “The fatal metaphor of progress, which means leaving things behind us, has utterly obscured the real idea of growth, which means leaving things inside us.” (G.K. Chesterton, Fancies Versus Fads) […]

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Mediated to Death?

By Matthew Eppinette, CBC New Media Manager Thomas de Zengotita’s Mediated: How the Media Shapes Your World and the Way You Live in It is an exploration of the way in which media, broadly construed (“arts and artifacts that represent, that communicate”), impact the way in which we perceive both the world and ourselves. The […]

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A Rat is a Pig is a Dog is a Boy On the Air

Note: We are hosting a reception & book signing with Wesley J. Smith, Friday, February 5, in San Ramon, CA. For more information visit CBC-Network.org. By Wesley J. Smith, J.D., Special Consultant to the CBC I was interviewed a few weeks ago by NRO’s John Miller about my forthcoming book, A Rat is a Pig […]

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A Rat is a Pig is a Dog is a Boy at Printer

Note: We are hosting a reception & book signing with Wesley J. Smith, Friday, February 5, in San Ramon, CA. For more information visitCBC-Network.org By Wesley J. Smith, J.D., Special Consultant to the CBC My new book, A Rat is a Pig is a Dog is a Boy: The Human Cost of the Animal Rights […]

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