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Designer Genes

With enough money, you can buy anything:

THE CHINESE want boys, and the Canadians want girls. If they have enough money, they come to the United States to choose the sex of their babies.

Well-off foreign couples are getting around laws banning sex selection in their home countries by coming to American soil — where it’s legal — for medical procedures that can give them the boy, or girl, they want.

Call it what you will, it’s still eugenics — the moral imperative that fueled the Nazi party.