Ireland: Here we go: The pro-death media, already in the tank for medicalized legal killing, are calling for a “debate.” Puhleeze. A debate implies that there are two opposing sides of what is to be debated. This is not the case with most of the media – their only side is the pro-death side, no matter what.
Editor's Viewpoint: Assisted suicide laws need debate
Anyone reading our reports today on the Holywood woman who starved herself to death because she felt it was a better option than waiting to die from motor neurone disease must be moved by her daughter's emotional account of her last days.
The lady in question knew that she could legally refuse to take food or fluids and signed a document asking for her wishes to be respected, showing that she was of sound mind and determined to die as she saw fit. more