By Wesley J. Smith The media have become so in the tank for assisted suicide they now treat some suicides more as a necessity than as a choice. Take the Independent’s headline about an elderly assisted suicide campaigner woman who intentionally starved herself to death. Note the tone of the story. From, “Grandmother Starves …Continue reading "Now UK Media Pushes Suicide by Starvation"
By Wesley J. Smith No line in bioethics is ever fixed. Rather, the push to eradicate the boundaries that keep medical professionalism tied to Hippocratic values (sniffed at as “paternalism” by many in the field) continues unabated, with new boundary lines created, consolidated, and then moved again into ever-more extreme territory. Some call this …Continue reading "Starving Patients Who Eat Next Stop on Slippery Slope"