By Dave Andrusko Today marks the eleventh anniversary of the grotesque death by starvation and dehydration of Terri Schindler Schiavo. Her courageous brother wrote today “The inhumanity of what happened to her will never be forgotten.” And, yet, I suspect, for many pro-lifers, especially those new to our Movement, Terri’s name is only a vague …Continue reading "Eleven years ago today Terri Schiavo died after 13 days without food and water"
By Dave Andrusko Today is the tenth anniversary of the grotesque death by starvation and dehydration of Terri Schindler Schiavo. We are running four posts in remembrance of Terri. The first comes from bioethicist Wesley J. Smith, the second from New York State Right to Life, the third is about a ridiculously inaccurate New York …Continue reading "Ten years ago today Terri Schiavo died after 13 days without food and water"
By Jacki Ragan Most of us can remember where we were and what we were doing on important dates — landmarks so to speak—such as September 11, or when singer-songwriter John Lennon was shot. For those of us who are a bit older, it might include when President Kennedy was shot. So, where were you …Continue reading "Terri’s Day 2013"
Editor’s note. This can also be heard at www.prolifeperspective.com The fight for Terri Schindler Schiavo’s life in 2005 captured the attention of the America public– and rightly so. Unfortunately, polling shows that many Americans still need to be educated about the fundamental right to life and that withdrawing food and fluids in not an act …Continue reading "Pro-Life Perspective: Withholding Food and Fluids, Part Two"
Editor’s note. This can be heard at www.prolifeperspective.com The court-ordered starvation and dehydration death of Terri Schindler Schiavo seven years ago was truly a watershed moment in our nation. Millions of people both here and around the world became aware of Terri’s situation. They also suddenly faced the reality that we are willing to treat …Continue reading "“Terri’s Day”"
By Dave Andrusko National Right to Life President and Pro-Life Perspective Host Carol Tobias begins Tuesday’s edition of PLP with a sobering reminder: “The 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 became suddenly faced the reality that …Continue reading "What’s Airing on Pro-Life Perspective Today? “Nat Hentoff’s Reflections on Terri Schiavo, part 2”"
By Dave Andrusko http://twitter.com/daveha Over the years we’ve written a great deal about the tragic and wholly unnecessary death of Terri Schindler Schiavo, the severely disabled Florida woman whose case was at the heart of our country’s debate over the right to life of the medically dependent and disabled. National Right to Life President and …Continue reading "What’s airing on Pro-Life Perspective Today? “Terri’s Day”"
By Dave Andrusko “The death of Terri Schindler Schiavo in 2005 is a distant memory for most Americans. But for the family that spent seven years fighting Terri’s estranged husband and the court system to stop the starvation of their daughter and sister, recollections of the 13 days Terri lingered without food or water before …Continue reading "Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network: A Lasting Legacy"
MEDFORD, N.Y., April 12, 2011 — The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network is honored to announce that New Beginnings Community Center of Medford, NY, will be dedicating their center to the memory of Terri Schindler Schiavo. New Beginnings is a state of the art outpatient rehabilitative facility for Veteran’s, Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors and …Continue reading "State of the Art Rehabilitation Center to be Dedicated to the Memory of Terri Schindler Schiavo"
By Dave Andrusko When your life revolves around trying to stem the anti-life tide that has swept away 54 million unborn lives, you might think that the power of individuals cases—instances where the fate of one human life hangs in the balance—would be diminished. You would be wrong. I had been at National Right to …Continue reading "In Memory of Terri Schindler Schiavo"
By Dave Andrusko Today is the sixth anniversary of the starvation death of Terri Schindler Schiavo. I talk about her tragic and wholly unnecessary death in Part One. If you have a chance, please take a few minutes out of your busy day to read my comments. Yesterday was the 30th anniversary of the assassination …Continue reading "A Look Back 30 Years and One Day"