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Polish bishops slam in vitro fertilisation
« on: October 19, 2010, 11:16:43 AM »
http://news.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/World/Story/A1Story20101019-242974.html

          
   

WARSAW, POLAND - Roman Catholic bishops in Poland slammed in vitro fertilization (IVF) as a treatment for infertility in a letter Monday to senior Polish statesmen, just days ahead of a key parliamentary debate on the topic.

In their letter addressed to the president, prime minister and member of parliament, Catholic bishops condemned IVF as "the little sister of eugenics", a pseudo-science devoted to the so-called improvement the genetic characteristics of humans, notably used by authoritarian regimes of the past century.