If it’s okay to buy and sell sperm, eggs, and wombs, then why is it not okay to sell other human tissues or organs? If it’s okay to sell one’s reproductive parts, why is it not okay to sell one’s sexual parts, as in prostitution? If it’s okay to pre-sell and pre-order children via third-party reproduction, what is so wrong with buying and selling children who are already born or conceived?
Author: Alana S. Newman (Alana S. Newman)
The Mother-Free Money Tree
If we believe that human beings should not be for sale and should not be trafficked or manufactured like products, and if we believe that women deserve better than to be treated as mere baby machines, then we must oppose third-party reproduction.
Where Do (Modern) Babies Come From?
“Eggsploitation” reveals the predatory practices of the fertility industry, which lures young women in need of money to undergo medical procedures that carry the risk of severe long-term health problems.
Going the Distance for Children
Adults are bending time and space to satisfy their desire for children by adopting long-frozen embryos.
What Are the Rights of Donor-Conceived People?
Third party reproduction corrupts the parent-child relationship and disrespects the humanity of donor-conceived people.
The New Sexual Predators
Young women now have to defend themselves not only from stereotypical sexual predators, but also from older women and gay men who seek their eggs.
Reproductive Technologies and the Quest for Immortality
The fertility industry is booming because we desire genetic and memetic immortality—the preservation and reproduction of our bodies and ways of life.