Category Archives: Euthanasia

“Once you breach the firewall of Hippocratic morality, only bad things can happen”


By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. If you want to peruse stories all day long, go directly to and/or follow me on Twitter at For years NRL News Today has closely tracked the euthanasia/assisted suicide juggernaut. Many times and

Oh brother: Now “Euthanasia” is “Dignicide”


By Weskey J. Smith Editor’s note. This appeared at “de Einder” refers to the De Einder Foundation, one of the many pro-euthanasia organizations. The euthanasia movement has always been about finding words and terms to mask the harshness of

New push for Dutch suicide pill

Drion Pill

By Paul Russell, Founder, HOPE Australia There’s a question that I have put to those who are pushing for euthanasia and assisted suicide laws on occasion. Put simply I ask: If you are successful in your push for law reform

Shakira Hussein: Why I don’t support euthanasia (and you shouldn’t either)

Shakira Hussein

By Paul Russell, Founder, HOPE Australia Editor’s note. Victoria is a state in southeast Australia. Charmaine Manansala is Political Director for Compassion & Choices. The Victorian Parliament’s Committee looking into end-of-life issues is due to table [introduce] a report into

Netherlands euthanasia clinic approves lethal injection for a woman who was sexually abused as a child

Mobile euthanasia vans

By Alex Schadenberg, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition. On May 14 The Daily Mail reported that a 45-year-old Dutch woman known as “Jackie,” was approved for euthanasia based on psychiatric issues related to sexual abuse. News about this recent case comes after

Woman, in the 20’s, who was sexually abused as a child, dies by euthanasia in the Netherlands

Netherlands euthanasia

Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition The 2015 Netherlands euthanasia report that was recently released states that there were 5,561 reported euthanasia deaths in 2015, up from 5,306 in 2014. In addition, there were 109 reported euthanasia deaths

Belgium to Canada: Hello? Hello? Don’t do it!


First in a series of videos about euthanasia in Belgium By Michael Cook The Canadian parliament must pass legislation for euthanasia by June 6, a deadline set for it by the Supreme Court. While the principle of medical killing as

Ontario MDs Reject Hippocrates for Kevorkian


By Wesley J. Smith First the Canadian Supreme Court imposes the world’s most radical right to be made dead by euthanasia policy in the world as a Charter right. The Liberal Parliament is now in the process of legislating euthanasia

Québec: 50 euthanasia deaths in 5 months, no new commitment to palliative care

Amy Hasbrouck

By Amy Hasbrouck Editor’s note. This story includes quotes and sections translated from an article by Davide Gentile of Radio Canada that appeared in the Huffington Post online on May 4, 2016. It was posted at the website of Euthanasia

Dutch pediatricians seek child euthanasia


By Michael Cook The Dutch Health Minister, Edith Schippers, has earmarked almost 400,000 Euros for a study of whether to expand eligibility for euthanasia to children between 1 and 12. At the moment, children under 1 may be killed with

Indigenous Canadians fear impending euthanasia law

Francois Paulette

By Michael Cook As southern Canada prepares to roll out euthanasia after last year’s Supreme Court decision, the Dene, an aboriginal group of First Nation people, are awaiting it with fear. Francois Paulette, the chair of Yellowknife’s Stanton Territorial Health

Belgium warns Canada: Medical Assistance in Dying – Don’t Go There!


New Online Video Series from the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Editor’s note. This comes from the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition. As Canadians debate the controversial Bill C-14 in light of the June 6 Supreme Court-imposed legislation deadline, the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition is

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