October Archive

Go west, old man! Go west!

Michael Cook | 06 October 2015
Now that California has legalised assisted suicide, it is available up and down the entire West Coast

September Archive

Is the Netherlands moving toward euthanasia-on-demand?

Michael Cook | 28 September 2015
A Dutch doctor who refuses could find himself in hot water.

Governor Brown, do not sign the death warrant of unhappy people

Nancy Valko | 25 September 2015
My daughter was the victim of assisted suicide advocates.

“Unbearable suffering” questioned in documentary on Belgian euthanasia

Michael Cook | 21 September 2015
85-year-old woman euthanised for grief before the camera.

Fate of assisted suicide in California hinges on Governor

Michael Cook | 19 September 2015
The idiosyncratic Jerry Brown is mulling over whether or not to veto a bill.

“A vote for life and dignity, not for death”

Philippa Whitford | 12 September 2015
The speech by a Scottish MP which changed minds and hearts about assisted suicide.

Assisted dying sinks in UK Parliament by 3-1 margin

Michael Cook | 12 September 2015
Brilliant speeches in passionate debate

The Lancet stumbles over assisted dying

Michael Cook | 07 September 2015
Editor's attack based on anti-Christian prejudice.

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.

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