By Bobby Schindler Editor’s note. Bobby Schindler is the brother of Terri Schindler Schiavo and President of the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network. Bobby spoke last Saturday at the National Right to Life Convention in Charleston. The following is in response to an article lauding Judge George Greer that appeared in the Tampa Bay …Continue reading "Distorted and misleading article makes a hero out of judge who ruled Terri Schiavo’s feeding tube could be removed"
By Dave Andrusko If you’re old (like me), you’ll recall the famous line from “Love Story” in which the Ali McGraw character vacuously opines, “Love means never having to say you’re sorry.” Anyone who is or has been married knows that is preposterously absurd. Likewise, for the major media, and particularly the New York Times, …Continue reading "Distorting the “aftermath” of the death of Terri Schindler"
By Dave Andrusko Bobby Schindler, as most pro-lifers know, was the brother of Terri Schindler Schiavo, who died an unfair, unjust, and unmerciful death by starvation nearly 14 years ago. Bobby reminded us that it was on this date, March 18, 2005, that “6th Circuit Court Judge of Florida, George W. Greer’s order to have …Continue reading "Remembering Terri Schiavo….."
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 her brave parents and siblings. As you will see whenever I looked at Terri, I could never, ever …Continue reading "Remembering Terri Schiavo who died after being denied food and water for 13 days"
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.Continue reading "Bobby Schindler shares the important work of the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network at NRLC Convention 2017"
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 her brave parents and siblings. As you will see whenever I looked at Terri, I could never, ever …Continue reading "Twelve years ago today Terri Schiavo died after 13 days without food and water"
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, taking food and water from someone whose body readily assimilated sustenance. That is an agonizing death. 2. The …Continue reading "The Cruelty of Terri Schiavo’s Death"
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 the Schindler family against Terri’s estranged husband. The following commentary appeared last year, on the ninth anniversary of …Continue reading "The “aftermath” of Terri Schiavo continues to be distorted by The New York Times"
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 lessons we must never forget. So many of us vividly recall the Schindler family’s public fight to save …Continue reading "Remembering Terri’s Fight 10 Years Later, Urgent Lessons for New Yorkers Today"
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 Clyde Haberman’s 1,057-word-long Sunday story, “From Private Ordeal to National Fight: The Case of Terri Schiavo.” If you …Continue reading "Nine years after her death, the “aftermath” of Terri Schiavo continues to be distorted by the New York Times"
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 Mass for her today at the Chapel of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul in Philadelphia. …Continue reading "Nine Years ago today Terri Schiavo died after 13 days without food and water"
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 we seem to be discovering that they may not be “gone” after all. Now, a study shows that …Continue reading "Terri Schiavo-Type Patients May Feel Pain"