Canadians should brace for the coming tsunami
Now that assisted suicide has been effectively legalized, what comes next?
Canada’s supreme court strikes down ban on assisted suicide
Will it have a knock-on effect south of the border?
The illusion of “peace of mind”
Assuming total control over the moment of death would be a burden for the rest of one's life.
Canada at a deadly crossroads
As the Supreme Court prepares to review euthanasia, a group of distinguished doctors warns of serious consequences.
Is there meaning in suffering?
Advocates of euthanasia are compassionate, but they miss something: we can find meaning in pain.
There’s no “mushy middle” on euthanasia
The Canadian Medical Association is not being honest about its change of policy.
“End of life options”: a young person’s game
People with disabilities feel threatened by moves to legalize killing of those who request it.
Quebec legalises euthanasia
In the end it passed easily, by a vote of 94 to 22.
Why euthanasia slippery slopes can’t be prevented
When we allow death to be inflicted, we lose our repugnance at the thought of killing other human beings.
Fact-checking claims of “well regulated euthanasia”
Good ethics must be based on good facts, not hoping for the best.
Canada’s A-G to appeal assisted suicide decision
Canada's Attorney General, Rob Nicholson, announced this week that he will appeal to the country's Supreme Court to overturn a decision by the British Columbia Supreme Court that bans on assisted suicide were unconstitutional.
Flags of convenience: autonomy, dignity
According to the newly released report, Dying with Dignity, co-signed by nine Quebec politicians, people are now ready to regard death through a new lens.
Six countries, six defeats
The pace of rejection of euthanasia is exceeded only by the frenetic rate at which its supporters are desperately bringing forward new bills.
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