Why are the two greatest obscenities in the society of Aldous Huxley's Brave New World birth and motherhood?

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Aldous Huxley's Brave New World is a chilling take on dystopia, as reproduction is essentially outlawed naturally, and babies are formed in labs. One of the quotes to that effect claims that the greatest obscenity on Earth is a child and its mother. The ruling powers in the novel take every step possible to reduce and remove emotion, aiming to make everyone content and complacent so they will be passive and, as a result, peaceful. Childbearing, however, will never work that way.

First, having a child naturally involves a deep and intimate moment between two people that betrays much more emotion than is allowed. Second, and more importantly, the bond between a mother and child is so strong that it cannot be broken by their science. A mother will, if necessary, go to war for her child and will stop at nothing to save them. In a world where the government wants pacifism and complacency, a loving mother is...

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