Commentary | Point/Counterpoint: DNA database debate

Counterpoint: Our DNA is too valuable for the government to own it

The McGill Debating Union will be presenting an exhibition debate on the question “Should the government be allowed to construct a universal DNA database?” The debate will take place Monday, September 21 at 6 p.m. in the Shatner Ballroom. The following two articles summarize some of the arguments surrounding the topic.

Point:The U.S. should establish a universal DNA database

Counterpoint: Our DNA is too valuable for the government to own it


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