The Hustle on sperm

The Hustle, a tech company newsletter, covers the Quartz’ story about Canada’s need for American sperm and blood plasma in “Canada needs more semen.”

An excerpt:

While there’s not much information on the reasoning behind it, Jaworski speculates it to be due to “outdated ethical concerns,” and from an economical standpoint, it’s viewed as a “repugnant market” (falling into the same category as sex work).

According to Canadian law, anyone caught buying sperm is liable to a fine of up to $250k and/or up to 5 years in prison. Which is a pretty unchill rule from a country so seemingly chill. Where you at, Trudeau?

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