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A visit to a baby market in Brussels

Stephanie Raeymaekers | 04 October 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Belgium, same-sex parenting, surrogacy
A donor-conceived Belgian woman visits a fair for same-sex couples who want to be dads

For some Canadian women surrogacy is sacred

Michael Cook | 27 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Canada, surrogacy
Goddess rituals create a motivating mystique where fees are banned.

Surrogacy has something to offend everyone

Jennifer Roback Morse | 22 June 2016 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: surrogacy

A woman’s right to choose surrogacy

Michael Cook | 31 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, surrogacy, Ukraine
A Ukrainian clinic uses feminist rhetoric to sell its services

How to rig a surrogacy hearing so dissenting voices won’t be heard

Alana S. Newman | 18 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: democracy, surrogacy
Let me tell you about my state Senate committee hearing experience.

Surrogacy is exploitation – regulation will not change that

Rachael Wong | 02 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Australia, surrogacy
Australia should follow Europe’s lead and reject this modern form of human trafficking.

In an industry that makes people, what could possibly go wrong?

Jennifer Roback Morse | 28 April 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: donor conception, surrogacy
A lot. Because it is wrong to start with.

Sperm donor sues to force surrogate mother to abort one of her triplets

Robert Hutchinson | 07 January 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, same-sex marriage, same-sex parenting, surrogacy
The sordid realities and ethical nightmares of surrogacy are coming to light.

Surrogacy, making babies, ‘synthetic humans’, and the rising cost

Sheila Liaugminas | 25 March 2015 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Baby M, donor children, gestational surrogacy, IVF, surrogacy, surrogate parenting

2014: the year of international surrogacy

Claire Achmad | 06 January 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: rights of the child, surrogacy
The world needs to act now to protect a whole generation of children from being exploited.

Surrogacy: a global trade in women’s bodies

Swedish Women's Lobby | 27 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: feminism, slavery, surrogacy, Sweden
Sweden’s leading feminist lobby regards surrogate motherhood as a revival of serfdom for women.

How we justify a market in children

Rickard Newman | 25 September 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: commodification of human life, IVF, rights of the child, surrogacy
Third-party reproduction inexorably leads to violations of human rights.

The power of cuteness

Nicholas Tonti-Filippini | 12 August 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Down syndrome, surrogacy
The story of a deserted baby exposes contradictory attitudes towards children with Down syndrome.

Baby Gammy case reveals murky side of commercial surrogacy

Sonia Allan | 05 August 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: commercialization, commodification of human life, surrogacy
Brokers are sending their clients to a handful of countries where it is legal to bear children for profit.

Surrogate motherhood creates an ethical minefield

Margaret Somerville | 13 May 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Canada, IVF, Quebec, surrogacy
A gay couple’s government-funded IVF twins have created a storm of controversy in Canada.

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