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Pauline Turuban  Expertise: international politics, environment, social issues

What is your position on organ donation?

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A proposed change to the law in Switzerland will presume the deceased wanted to be a donor unless they explicitly said otherwise while alive. The issue raises several ethical concerns. Should donation be the default?

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