Archive for the ‘Doctor’s Power’ Category

The Horrifying Medical Culture into Which the Vermont Legislature Has Injected Assisted Suicide

Over its years of fighting assisted suicide, True Dignity has become acutely aware that medical care of people with disabilities is fraught with discrimination: there is a dangerous assumption, on the part of able- bodied people with power, that certain types of life are not worth living and should be brought to a quick end.  […]

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The Best Yet Radio Discussion of Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia: It’s the Doctor’s Choice

Remember the “my choice” mantra of the pro-assisted suicide people?  It’s my life.  It’s my death.  It’s my choice.” Well, not really. Listen to this great radio discussion between Not Dead Yet’s John Kelly, the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition’s Alex Schadenberg, and a Belgian doctor whose whole argument is about how carefully he makes his choice […]

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