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Janelle Pidwanski

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Are you a bioliberalist, bioconservative, or a transhumanist? And why?

Bioliberals believe that if human enhancements are used fairly and safely, then it is okay to enhance. It may even be our duty to enhance human life and erdicate suffering.

Bioconservates feels that human enhancements should be impermissible. It is too risky and in principle counter to human dignity. They feel that they a duty to NOT eliminate disease and aging

Transhumanists are all FOR human enhancements.

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    Jun 20 2012: Bioliberalism is the best stance to take, human advancement is going to be required, especially if we are to expand to space. And if we eliminate aging and someone will say this, "it will cause over population" well in this case we promote family planning, and try and get countries into stage 5 of the DTM or expand to space or build underground cities etc etc. Though by the time we get human genetic engineering sorted out I'd say population growth will have peaked an will have started to decline so no worries.