Finding meaning in the horrors of a deathcamp

Michael Cook | 07 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Auschwitz, happiness, Holocaust, human dignity, logotherapy, suffering
Viktor Frankl created a new kind of psychology after surviving Auschwitz

Joy and suffering in a special family

Daan van Schalkwijk | 31 August 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: disability, suffering
People with disabilities and poor health are a treasure.

Nagasaki’s Gandhi

Michael Cook | 10 August 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: atomic bomb, Japan, Nagasaki, suffering
In his remarkable books,Takashi Nagai saw the Bomb as an instrument of redemptive suffering.

In good times and in bad

Tamara El-Rahi | 07 November 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: relationships, suffering

Brittany Maynard as a cause and a person

Sheila Liaugminas | 31 October 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: assisted suicide, brain tumor, Brittany Maynard, cancer, euthanasia, palliative care, suffering

Is there meaning in suffering?

Daniel G. Opperwall | 14 October 2014 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: Canada, euthanasia, suffering

Can Africa find joy in suffering?

Robert Odero | 21 April 2014 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: suffering, tragedy

Typhoon destruction due to too many Filipinos

Marcus Roberts | 29 November 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: anti-humanism, Phillipines, population growth, Population Matters, suffering, Typhoon Haiyan

Belgium, where death becomes the norm, living the exception

Margaret Somerville | 07 November 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Belgium, euthanasia, film reviews, suffering
A documentary about ten years of legal euthanasia is a touchstone for radically different approaches to suffering.

Searching for meaning in disaster

Michael Cook | 19 January 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christianity, disasters, Haiti, suffering
Is it really so stupid to ask why this had to happen to the poorest nation in the Western hemisphere?

Softened up for death

Cristina Alarcon | 22 September 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: Canada, euthanasia, suffering
Could our persistent search for a hardship-free world be blinding us to the value of suffering?

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