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Remembering Terri Schiavo who died after being denied food and water for 13 days

By Dave Andrusko Saturday represented the thirteenth anniversary of the grotesque death by starvation and dehydration of Terri Schindler Schiavo. I would like to use this somber occasion again to update comments I’ve made about Terri and

Bobby Schindler shares the important work of the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network at NRLC Convention 2017

For more information about the annual NRLC convention, which takes place June 29 through July 1 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, please go to nrlconvention.com. Go online to register at nrlconvention.com/register.

Twelve years ago today Terri Schiavo died after 13 days without food and water

By Dave Andrusko Today is the twelve anniversary of the grotesque death by starvation and dehydration of Terri Schindler Schiavo. I would like to use this somber occasion again to update comments I’ve made about Terri and

The Cruelty of Terri Schiavo’s Death

By Wesley J. Smith During the Terri Schiavo debacle, I would often debate bioethicists and others who claimed that Terri’s death would be gentle. These advocates either intentionally or ignorantly conflated two different circumstances. 1. The first,

The “aftermath” of Terri Schiavo continues to be distorted by The New York Times

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As best I can tell, the New York Times has not revisited the starvation death of Terri Schindler Schiavo recently, except to take potshots at former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush who backed

Remembering Terri’s Fight 10 Years Later, Urgent Lessons for New Yorkers Today

Terri Schindler Schiavo, shown here as she responds to the tender touch of her mother, Mary Schindler.

Editor’s note. This comes from New York State Right to Life, NRLC’s state affiliate. Some of it applies specified to New York but most is a reminder of that dreadful day ten years ago today and the

Nine years after her death, the “aftermath” of Terri Schiavo continues to be distorted by the New York Times

By Dave Andrusko If you didn’t follow the terribly tragedy that was the unnecessary death of Terri Schiavo, it might shock you how much misinformation, snarky commentary, and relevant facts that did not make their way into

Nine Years ago today Terri Schiavo died after 13 days without food and water

Terri Schindler Schiavo, shown here as she responds to the tender touch of her mother, Mary Schindler.

  By Dave Andrusko Today is the ninth anniversary of the grotesque death by starvation and dehydration of Terri Schindler Schiavo. The foundation established by her family, the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network, is holding a

Pro-Life Perspective: Nat Hentoff’s Reflections on Terri Schiavo, part 3

Editor’s note. Pro-Life Perspective can also be heard at www.prolifeperspective.com The 2005 court-ordered starvation and dehydration death of Terri Schindler Schiavo marked a watershed moment in our nation.  Millions of people both here and around the world

Pro-Life Perspective: Nat Hentoff’s Reflections on Terri Schiavo, Part 2

Editor’s note. This can also be heard at www.prolifeperspective.com. The court-ordered starvation and dehydration death of Terri Schindler Schiavo eight years ago marked a watershed moment in our nation’s history. Millions of people both here and around

Pro-Life Perspective: Nat Hentoff’s Reflections on Terri Schiavo, part 1

Editor’s note. This can also be heard at www.prolifeperspective.com. Nat Hentoff  is no stranger to the pro-life movement and his defense of life in the face of overwhelming opposition is noteworthy.  For many, many years, Nat was

Terri Schiavo-Type Patients May Feel Pain

By Wesley J. Smith  “Persistent vegetative state” is the only medical diagnosis I know of that contains a pejorative. No human being is a carrot. And the more we learn about these persistently unconscious patients, the more