Death and Denial: To Kill for Organs Is Always Wrong

In China, according to the English-language China Daily, more than 65 percent of organs harvested for transplantation are taken from executed criminals.  Americans have viewed with contempt the news reports of mass death row executions in China, purportedly to obtain organs which can be sold for huge profits on the black market.But is China really alone in its disregard for human life? Wesley J. Smith, writing in First Things, exposes Canadian scientists’ efforts to do away with what is cal … [Read more...]