Welcome to corethics. We are an organisation that focuses on the ethical dilemmas surrounding human reproduction, particularly the new technologies of assisted conception. We aim to bring about democratic reform to the legislation controlling these practices by encouraging the broader participation of philosophers, theologians and social scientists. Absolute respect for the human embryo is our central tenet.
Women Deserve better than Abortion … And borrowing further from the slogan of the great American Organisation, Feminists for Life, so too do their defenceless babies. With some 550 abortions taking place already every day in the United Kingdom, it is difficult at first sight to see how the pro-abortion 10 Minute Bill, approved in Westminster […]
50th Anniversary of Abortion Act : BBC Radio Wales explores in depth the issues of abortion,12 March, 2017
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/player/b08j2bqx Josephine Quintavalle, representing CORE and PLA was on a panel which also included Canon Stephen Saxby from 'Christians for Choice', and Dr Sandy Kirkman, Lecturer in Midwifery from the University of Glenmorgan. 'Hearing total endorsement of abortion from a clergyman was one of the hardest moments in this discussion’, said Mrs Quintavalle. ‘I am […]
Josephine Quintavalle defends the absolute integrity of the human embryo in a debate on Radio Ulster
With the first three-parent embryo licence issued by the HFEA to scientists in Newcastle, Josephine Quintavalle defends the absolute integrity of the human embryo in a debate on Radio Ulster: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radioulster/programmes/schedules/2017/03/05 This can be accessed at 33.45 minutes into the programme.
Hollywood actors and ex-married couple Sofia Vergara and Nick Loeb are at war over two frozen embryos. Vergara, who is Catholic, refuses to allow the embryos to be brought to term with a surrogate mother; Loeb, who is not, insists that they have a right to life. That is what happens when you take the embryo […]
By Laura Gotti Tedeschi Obstetrician Michel Odent, who has been in charge of about 15,000 hospital births in France, warns on the New […]
A new study has come out that highlights the negative feelings women have after a pregnancy that ends in stillbirth or neonatal […]