Eugenics in practice.
Eugenics is the selective breeding of humans, generally, in order to improve the quality of human life. I, like Adolph Hitler, believe in this. However, unlike Hitler, I feel that it should not be an arbitrary mass genocide. Instead the Government should hold screening tests in order to establish a fetus’ intelligence. If the fetus falls into the bottom 10 % of intelligence then it should be aborted. This will lead to the level of intelligence rising exponentially. Initially, only the vastly unintelligent will be weeded out. But as time progresses the original top 50 % of intelligence will be the lower 25 % and so on and so forth. This will lead to a reasonable and more stable society. It is means of creating a tangible utopia without the problem of an identical society. Instead, there will be diverse ideas along with intellectual peoples.
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