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Ep. 2: On Giving Thanks and Assisted Suicide

https://ia601408.us.archive.org/24/items/zdschmoll_gmail_Ep2/Ep%202.mp3

In what promises to be a controversial podcast, I talk about the object of Thanksgiving for those with a secular worldview as well as comment on an interview done by… 27 more words

Christianity

Assisted Dying

  • Assisted suicide and euthanasia are sometimes combined under the umbrella term “assisted dying”.
  • Dignity in Dying only advocates assisted dying – not assisted suicide, voluntary euthanasia or euthanasia.
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Aid In Dying

Link to the Article: Whose Death Is It Anyway? by Maureen Taylor, 2014

I am placing the link information for this article here with the thought that easier access to articles such as this will encourage reading and open discussion.  121 more words

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The First to Go: Disabled People Fight for Visibility in the Physician-Assisted-Death Debate

John Kelly has been told he’d be better off dead.

Not because he wanted to die, or even because he was suffering, but because people around him thought that if they were in his shoes — in his wheelchair, that is — they wouldn’t want to live. 1,365 more words

Reporting

The Event

The Event is an emotionally powerful story told mostly in flashbacks of a gay man with AIDS who dies in an assisted suicide, setting off a criminal investigation. 638 more words

Movie

Deciding When It’s Time to Go, the Moralities of Assisted Suicide

On The New York Times International Weekly, written by T. Brady…

There are plenty of reasons—some religious and some humanitarian—that people object to assisted suicide, but Paul J. 682 more words

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