Network News

  • How to Avoid Death Panels
  • 9/05/2014
  • (Wesley J. Smith) - It shows the level of suspicion people have for government and the health care system that many of us distrust paying doctors to engage in end-of-life discussions. Indeed, during the run-up to the passage of Obamacare, Sarah Palin labeled a never-passed provision to pay doctors for such conversations, "death panels."
  • Euthanasia, Doesn't Tell Family Until Next Day
  • 9/04/2014
  • (LifeNews.com) - Alliance Defending Freedom filed an application with the European Court of Human Rights Wednesday on behalf of Tom Mortier, who is challenging Belgium's laws that allow euthanasia. Mortier's mother was put to death by a doctor for "untreatable depression" even though she was not terminally ill.
  • Doctor: Euthanasia is 'Appropriate' When All Fails
  • 9/03/2014
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - The head of Canada's largest doctors' group has called euthanasia an "appropriate" choice under certain circumstances despite the group's official policy against the practice.
  • Taking Pride in V-Word "Unrepentant Bigotry"
  • 9/02/2014
  • (NRO) - I am on a rather lonely campaign to make the V-word-"vegetable"-as unacceptable as the N-word in describing human beings. I call it an "unrepentant bigotry."
  • Insuring End-of-Life Talk Not Death Panels
  • 9/01/2014
  • (NRO) - Sarah Palin started the idea that paying doctors to discuss end-of-life care with patients were death panels. She soon corrected herself to properly note that health care rationing boards under Obamacare would be the death panels.
  • Mixed Martial Arts Fighter Has Long Road to Recovery
  • 8/29/2014
  • (Park Rapids Enterprise) - It's been three months to the day since mixed martial arts champion Dan "The King" Kiser suffered a traumatic brain injury during a fight at Detroit Lakes' Kent Freeman Arena on May 24.
  • New Hope for France's 'Terri Schiavo'
  • 8/28/2014
  • (LifeSiteNews) - There's hope for Vincent Lambert, also known as France's "Terri Schiavo." At the end of July the doctor who has been pushing to stop giving Lambert food and liquids in order to "let him die" announced that he is leaving the Reims hospital where Lambert has been under his care since 2009.
  • Push to Make Suicide Easier Will Never Stop
  • 8/27/2014
  • (NRO) - Here's the advocacy con advanced by suicide promoters in the UK to bludgeon Parliament into legalizing doctor-prescribed death. First, get the media to publish pro-suicide stories of Brits flying to Switzerland for death at a clinic.
  • Parents Abandon Mentally Disabled Baby
  • 8/26/2014
  • (LifeNews) - After the worldwide storm over baby Gammy, a child with Down Syndrome whose parents abandoned him with the surrogate mother after he and his twin sister were born, another case of baby abandonment has cropped up.
  • California Man Dies After Hospital Refuses Ambulance
  • 8/25/2014
  • (NY Daily News) - A grieving California family says it lost a loved one because a cash-strapped hospital refused to accept patients arriving by ambulance.