The difference of world view appears to be the underlying problem with this article as the author believes that his mainstream sources are wise, honorable, and objective. Collectivists are programmed to believe and obey. We who have lived long enough to see how things really work in government and commerce know better.
In 1965, an identical twin infant male underwent surgery and his penis was accidentally destroyed during a circumcision. A psychologist, Dr. Money, believed that gender is not biological but learned, and convinced the mother to raise the boy as a girl in an experiment that he falsely claimed was a success.
War hawks from both parties are criticizing Trump after he announced troop withdrawal from Syria, which will be a disadvantage for Israel. However, due to President Trump’s strong commitment to Israel, it is difficult to imagine that the President will follow through with the removal of US troops. We shall see.
No matter what the promoters (who will be given the money) say, if genes are edited, deleted, or added, there inevitably will be unintended consequences. These unintended traits can never be removed from the human gene pool. Once monsters are created – even accidentally – they will be with us forever.