Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and BarbWire.com Founder Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
You may have heard on the news that Iceland has eliminated Down Syndrome. Sounds interesting, but what you may not have heard is that they’ve eliminated children with Down Syndrome. We’re going to be talking about it on Faith and Freedom.
Mat Staver: Well, a CBS news article picked up by others across the country and even, no doubt, around the world, indicated that few countries have come as close to eradicating Down Syndrome births as Iceland. Well, it turns out that Iceland has not eliminated Down Syndrome — they’ve eliminated children with down Syndrome.
Matt, this is eugenics. This is the Darwinian social agenda — social Darwinism — that is fueled by the evolutionary concept, survival of the fittest races. The weak ultimately succumb to the strong. These individuals that have Down Syndrome just are simply eliminated because they’re not beneficial in the minds of some of the people making these decisions. This is a tragedy and we should be outraged by it.
Matt Barber: Well, it’s genocide. And what strikes me about CBS’s title, it sounds like the Nazi propaganda minister himself, Josef Goebbels…
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