Category Archives: Euthanasia

Dr Death dies a natural death

The man who advocated the right to die when disease became intolerable dies a natural death. Continue reading

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Medically defined death

Modern death is medically controlled-you can’t escape! Continue reading

South Australia leads on euthanasia reform

Labor MP Steph Key

The news that South Australia is to house our first  euthanasia clinic  is welcome. Continue reading

A biased picture of death

4 Corners- ABC

Known as a “larrikin”, John has terminal cancer of the bowel and is suffering from pain that he “wouldn’t wish on his worst enemy” . “It throbs and throbs, shoots down your leg- it’s just too much”. John is one of four dying Australians who took part in a Four Corners documentary called A Good Death. Continue reading

Euthanasia ads censored

Fictitious Gruen ad

He sits up, rips out his oxygen tubing, tears the monitor leads from his chest and pulls out his IV drip. The old man has dispensed with his ‘life support’ and between weak, shallow breaths, gasps: “Every year the elderly cost this country millions on health care and welfare. We have to make tough decisions”. Continue reading

Conroy’s filter backflip a reprieve for Exit International

Pro-euthanasia

Philip Nitschke

The controversial internet filter has been put on hold subject to a review of the type of websites that it would block. Continue reading