How media stars and media conglomerates soften resistance to physician-assisted suicide

By Dave Andrusko Life has such an interesting way of lobbing coincidences at you. I had just finished writing “BBC to air documentary of man killing himself at Swiss suicide clinic,” which is exactly what the story is about. The BBC not only promotes physician- assisted suicide, it romanticizes killing oneself with assistance and makes …

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Abortion and self-starvation advocate Diane Rehm to retire from NPR in 2016

By Dave Andrusko My first encounter (once removed) with NPR’s Diane Rehm was in (yikes!) 1981. I sat outside the studio of the local NPR affiliate, WAMU, while my wife debated two pro-abortionists and (of course) Rehm. Since there were only three aligned against Lisa, it wasn’t a fair fight. So a story in the …

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Diane Rehm will “scale back” as a public advocate of assisted suicide

By Dave Andrusko My first exposure to WAMU’s Diane Rehm , I believe it was, came in 1981 or early 1982 as I sat outside the studio while my wife debated two pro-abortionists and (of course) Rehm. Since there were only three aligned against Lisa, it wasn’t a fair fight. Since that time I have …

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Compassion and Choices Pushes Suicide by Starvation

  By Wesley J. smith The people at Compassion and Choices are blatantly mendacious. And the media do not care. In the wake of the Diane Rehm story, in which she describes her husband [John] committing suicide by self-starvation (“voluntary stop eating and drinking,” or VSED) and pushes legalizing doctor-prescribed death, the suicide-boosting NBC claims that …

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