Quebec


“Yes” to euthanasia brings a seismic shift in values

Margaret Somerville | 10 June 2014
Why don’t most Quebec politicians recognize the momentousness of this decision?

Quebec legalises euthanasia

Michael Cook | 06 June 2014
In the end it passed easily, by a vote of 94 to 22.

Why euthanasia slippery slopes can’t be prevented

Margaret Somerville | 05 March 2014
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”

Margaret Somerville | 24 February 2014
Good ethics must be based on good facts, not hoping for the best.

Everything you need to know about euthanasia in Quebec

Nicolas Steenhout | 26 January 2014
A great infographic summarising the issues.

Quebec could legalise euthanasia

Michael Cook | 29 March 2012
A parliamentary committee in Quebec has recommended the legalisation of euthanasia with strict safeguards. Its report, “Mourir dans la dignité” (Dying With Dignity), contends that dying is a part of life and since medical assistance is used to prolong life, it should also be used in extreme cases to end it.
 

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