Assignment

1. Should we legalize the production of human clones? What arguments most influenced your decision? How would you explain your position to someone who disagrees with you? (1 page minimum)

2. (1 page minimum)

a) Do you feel that scientists should be cut out of the policy making process, particularly on environmental issues, when their research is proven and widely accepted and is being ignored and disputed? Politicians ultimately make the decisions, but shouldn’t the scientists have a voice?

b) Do you feel that lobbyists and special interest groups exert too great of an influence and act as an impediment to finding solutions to, and providing the funding for, research for the environmental problems we face?