Category Archives: Euthanasia

Senior Depression Often Untreated? Euthanize!


  By Wesley J. Smith I get such whiplash. On one hand, we are oft told in the media that assisted suicide/euthanasia

Canada Bill to Legalize Euthanasia of Disabled


  By Wesley J. Smith Like I keep saying: Euthanasia/assisted suicide is not about terminal illness. It is ultimately about

Bioethicists debate should severely disabled infants be euthanased?

Gilbert Meilaender

  By Michael Cook Two of the leading voices in bioethics have a fascinating head-to-head confrontation on the euthanasia

Disability and Euthanasia

Craig Wallace of the Australian disability rights group Lives Worth Living

  Editor’s note. Last week Sydney Catholic Communications interviewed two disability advocates about their views on euthanasia. This appeared at With a euthanasia

MS Patient “Hero” for Euthanasia/Organ Harvest

Dutch Health minister Edith Schippers

  By Wesley J. Smith So, this is where euthanasia leads, and how its values spread like a virus. Belgium permits

Belgian euthanasia group tours Auschwitz

  By Michael Cook About 70 people accompanied Belgian euthanasia doctor Wim Distelmans on his tour of Auschwitz, the Nazi extermination camp

Dutch Health Minister calls for tighter euthanasia guidelines

Dutch Health Minister, Edith Schippers

  By Alex Schadenberg, International Chair – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Dutch Health Minister, Edith Schippers, reacted to comments by

Child with disabilities dies by euthanasia by dehydration

Nancy Fitzmaurice

  By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition The death by intentional dehydration of Nancy Fitzmaurice, a 12

Euthanasia Prevention Coalition challenges Quebec euthanasia law

Hugh Scher

  By Hugh Scher, Legal Counsel. Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Québec’s landmark law allowing euthanasia contravenes Canadian criminal homicide laws and

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