Category Archives: Euthanasia

Canberra Politician slams Nitschke

Mary Porter

  By Paul Russell, Founder, Hope Australia Mary Porter is a Member of the Legislative Assembly in the Canberra (ACT) Parliament. In recent

Canadian Medical Association: 71.5% oppose the legalization of euthanasia or assisted suicide; Doctors should be excluded from doing euthanasia

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  By Alex Schadenberg Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention

Euthanasia could be option for poor, says Lithuanian health minister

Lithuanian Health Minister Rimantė Šalaševičiūtė

  By Michael Cook Euthanasia might be needed for poor people who cannot access palliative care, the

Looking for the foot in the door: euphemisms in euthanasia & assisted suicide debate

Philip Nitschke

  By Paul Russell, Executive Director, HOPE Australia The recent news concerning Dr.

The Ethics of Food and Drink

Margot Bentley

  Starvation is not mercy By Wesley J. Smith Should the law compel nursing homes to starve certain Alzheimer’s patients to

Belgium’s “Dr. Death” offers tour of Auschwitz

Wim Distelmans

  By Alex Schadenberg, International Chair – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition An article in the July 12 Daily Mail (UK) reported

Dutch Euthanasia watchdog says: I was wrong – Britain! Don’t do it!

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  By Paul Russell, Founder, HOPE Australia In an eleventh-hour intervention, former supporter of the

Healthcare Professionals for Assisted Dying (HPAD) gets slapped down at the British Medical Association

Ray Tallis

  By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general

A man who disdains euphemisms

Dr. Philip Nitschke

  By Paul Russell The recent news concerning Dr. Philip Nitschke, Exit International and the suicide death of two men who were

Lying by Pretending Hospice Doesn’t Exist

Bronnie Ware

  By Wesley J. Smith I once complained to my wife about how frustrated I was that euthanasia activists lie. She

At last we wake up to Dr. Death

Phillip Nitschke

  By Paul Russell, Executive Director, HOPE Australia In the wake of the ABC 7:30 report last week that

European Court of Human Rights stops the dehydration death of Vincent Lambert

The European Court of Human Rights

  By Alex Schadenberg, International Chair – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition On June 24, the European