Sunday, February 26, 2012

Euthanasia: The Dutch Are Protesting Too Much

The Dutch can whine all they want about Rick Santorum’s claims about euthanasia in the Netherlands. However, Dutch euthanasia is a monster that kills people – even when they never asked for it.
Dutch Official Is Pressed to Respond to Santorum’s ‘Scandalous Accusations’
A member of the Dutch Parliament expressed outrage on Thursday that the country’s government has so far declined to directly contradict the Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s false claim that forced euthanasia is legal and common in the Netherlands.
As The Lede reported this week, the Dutch Embassy in Washington refused to comment, but did provide The Times with information proving that Mr. Santorum was wrong to say that forced euthanasia accounts for 5 percent of all deaths in the Netherlands, and elderly people are killed in Dutch hospitals to save money. A spokeswoman for the embassy explained that the Dutch government wanted to stay out of the American presidential election. more

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