The similarities between assisted dying and the death penalty are striking.
Legalising assisted suicide would allow officialdom to override poorly individuals' moral autonomy.
Belgium’s extension of the ‘right to die’ to terminally ill children reveals the slippery slope of legalising assisted dying.
The reality of assisted suicide bears little relation to the image promoted by its supporters.
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Euthanasia and assisted suicide are deep moral problems that should be debated by elected politicians, not appointed judges.
Vice caused outrage with its suicide-themed fashion shoot. Yet society itself is now ambivalent about condemning suicide.
The euthanasing of a Belgian Nobel laureate raises disturbing questions about attitudes to the elderly and the future.
Those of us who see great worth in old people’s lives should oppose the demands for a ‘right to die’ for over-70s.