“This aim is the essence of eugenics: not to make people better but to make ‘better’ people.”
Myths about Down’s syndrome lead to thousands of abortions every year. A new proposal will make it even harder for parents to resist social pressure
Madeleine Teahan meets Baroness Hollins, the insightful psychiatrist, opponent of assisted suicide and mother of Abigail Witchalls
It’s also saying that brain-damaged and demented people just cost too much: what’s happened to medical ethics?