Category Archives: Euthanasia

Rejecting euthanasia and respecting the secular spirit

Margaret Somerville

  By Margaret Somerville Recently, Jonathan Kay, John Moore and I participated in a panel on the CBC’s [Canadian Broadcasting

Unconscious Patient Heard End Care Push


  By Wesley J. Smith Sometimes, I think, the medical system is in too big a rush to assume that people

Elderly pro-euthanasia campaigner starves herself to death in high-profile attempt to advance her cause

Jean Davies

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

There’s no “mushy middle” on euthanasia


  By Margaret Somerville Many know the saying “You have to fish or cut bait”. Many fewer know the law’s equivalent,

Euthanasia deaths in the Netherlands continue their relentless rise


  By Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian

Dutch Shrinks Kill More Mentally Ill Patients


  By Wesley J. Smith Dutch euthanasia rates keep rising, and the killable caste continues to expand. From, the

Netherlands 2013 euthanasia report – 15% increase, euthanasia for psychiatric problems and dementia


  By Alex Schadenberg, International Chair – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition. The 2013 Netherlands euthanasia

Euthanasia: And they say that people with disabilities have nothing to fear…

Kevin Fitzpatrick

  By Dr. Kevin Fitzpatrick, Director of EPC – International and a leader of Not

Belgian media promotes couple euthanasia


  By Paul Russell, Founder, HOPE Australia The Belgian online news service Moustique (the Mosquito) is featuring an interview with an elderly

What does the World Federation of Right to Die Societies not want me to know?


  By Alex Schadenberg, International Chair – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition As an

Alzheimer’s: To Love and Care or Kill?


  By Wesley J. Smith Sometimes I get emotional whiplash. On one hand, we see very prominent bioethicists say that

Belgium’s euthanasia law challenged in European Court of Human Rights

Dr. Wim Distelmans

  By Michael Cook A Belgian man is challenging his country’s euthanasia law in the European Court