Religion

Theological beliefs shape faith communities’ approaches to human biotechnologies, which have the potential to redefine our understandings of life itself. Religious perspectives on human biotechnologies vary widely depending, in part, on the specific application. Many religious leaders oppose heritable genome editing and reproductive cloning on the basis of social, ethical, and theological objections. Views on research involving human embryos vary; many conservative Christian denominations, for example, oppose embryonic stem cell research.


Aggregated News

Beth Moore is still making waves. On April 7, soon after announcing her departure from the Southern Baptist Convention, she took to Twitter to proclaim complementarianism “a doctrine of MAN” and to beg forgiveness for supporting the theology of male...

Aggregated News

There were 2,107 anti-Semitic incidents reported in the US in 2019—a record-breaking year as tracked by the Anti-Defamation League, and almost double the rate reported in 2016. The resurgence of anti-Semitism is partly attributed to the mainstreaming of QAnon, a...

Aggregated News

WHAT HAS been known until now about China’s persecution of the Uighurs and other Muslims in Xinjiang province has focused...

Aggregated News

There were 2,107 anti-Semitic incidents reported in the US in 2019—a record-breaking year as tracked by the Anti-Defamation League, and...

Grayscale close up of a child looking wide-eyed as they lay bundled in blankets.

CGS-authored

A person's left hand grips a piece of paper, and their right hand holds a pencil positioned as if they are writing.

Aggregated News

Protesters hold a yellow sign that reads, "race to the bottom??"

Aggregated News

Black and white graphic displaying DNA strands within tubes that are lined up.

Aggregated News

A purple gloved hand holds two mice.

Aggregated News

Several black chess pieces are positioned side by side, standing upright.

Aggregated News

An illustration of a spiraling clock displaying roman numerals that circulate.

Aggregated News