It is hard to believe it has been ten years since that fateful day in which the President addressed us to discuss the death of thousands. No, not that day. It has been ten years since President Bush made his decision to allow federal funding for research into how we could use the death of other human beings for maximum benefit.
A little refresher. On August 9, 2001, just a month short of another fateful day in American history, President Bush addressed the nation to explain his decision to allow federal funding on existing stem cell lines.
President Bush acknowledged the profound ethical questions involved but in a misdirected attempt at Solomonic wisdom decided to split the baby. He...READ MORE