August Archive


The great debate

Paul Russell | 18 August 2015
The world's foremost utilitarian philosopher debated euthanasia with the Catholic archbishop of Sydney.

Reviving the slippery slope

Michael Cook | 17 August 2015
A leading American bioethicist admits that he is worried by euthanasia in the Netherlands and Belgium.

Court tussle over right to euthanase Dutch woman with dementia

Michael Cook | 11 August 2015
The first time that an institution has refused to allow a patient to be given a lethal injection.

Comedy is deadly serious for Philip Nitschke

Paul Russell | 04 August 2015
His new career as a stand-up comic is faltering.

At last, someone with a plan for the silver tsunami!

Michael Cook | 03 August 2015
Outspoken media personality Katie Hopkins wants euthanasia vans for Britons.

July Archive


All lives are worth saving

Paul Russell | 16 July 2015
Suicide prevention must include preventing all suicides.

Sponsors withdraw California suicide bill - for now

Carolyn Moynihan | 13 July 2015
Some of their own Democrat colleagues don't support it.

A virtual hospice

Derek Miedema | 06 July 2015
A palliative care effort in Canada celebrates its tenth year.

June Archive


Belgium’s euthanasia establishment hisses back

Paul Russell | 30 June 2015
When Tom Mortier complained about his mother's death, he learned how entrenched euthanasia is.

The Economist backs Belgian model of euthanasia

Michael Cook | 29 June 2015
A new editor takes a familiar line: autonomy solves everything.

Life? I’m not really that into it any more

Michael Cook | 23 June 2015
Healthy 24-year-old Belgian woman asks for euthanasia.

Peter Singer ‘disinvited’ over infanticide interview

Michael Cook | 22 June 2015
'Belonging to the human species does not make it wrong to kill a living being'

Assisted suicide off the boil in New Zealand

Paul Russell | 12 June 2015
The ball has been passed from the courts to Parliament.

What you don’t know can kill you

Marilyn Golden | 01 June 2015
How safe would millions of uninsured Californians be under the proposed assisted suicide bill?

Assisted suicide: bad medicine for California

Marilyn Golden | 01 June 2015
A disability experts says supposed safeguards in legislation are 'utterly hollow'.



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