Secondhand Smoke | Wesley J. Smtih
From “Time For a Boycott of Chinese Science and Medicine Pertaining to Organ Transplantation:”
Transplant “tourists” find their way to China, frustrated by the long waiting times in their own countries and attracted by the competitive price. It is clear from the numbers provided by China that not all of the organs for Chinese citizens and transplant tourists are provided by voluntary consenting donors. The source of many of these organs is executed prisoners whose consent is either non-existent or ethically invalid and whose demise might be timed for the convenience of the waiting recipient.
Rather than wring our hands, the authors issue a call to action: