Wombs2Rent: French Give Thumbs Down

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French opposition to womb renting (the exploitation of vulnerable women as surrogate mothers) has brought together allies from across the political spectrum, but not just in France itself. We recommend that you access the following links to read the distaste and negativity this lamentable exploitation of women has elicited in France, followed by statements of solidarity from like-minded groups and alliances world-wide.

  1. http://www.geneticsandsociety.org/article.php?id=7929 (The petition translated from French)
  2. http://www.liberation.fr/societe/2014/07/13/gpa-monsieur-le-president-de-la-republique_1063256 (Article in French delving into the petition)
  3. http://www.biopoliticaltimes.org/article.php?id=7928 (An explanation of the petition in English)
  4. http://breeders.cbc-network.org (A film “breeders”, examining the question of whether surrogates are a subclass of women)

What Can You Do?

If you wish to express your personal solidarity, please add your name to the following petition:

https://secure.avaaz.org/fr/petition/Monsieur_le_President_de_la_Republique_protegez_les_femmes_et_les_enfants_des_contrats_de_mere_porteuse_GPA/edit/%20

 

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