Network News

  • Time to Prevent Elderly From Living Too Long?
  • 12/02/2013
  • (Wesley J. Smith) - Bioethicist Founding Father Daniel Callahan has long supported death panel health care rationing based on age. He has now weighed in against spending a lot on research to delay the aging process. The transhumanists aren't going to like this! From, On Dying After Your Time:
  • Child Euthanasia a Step Closer in Belgium
  • 11/30/2013
  • (NRO) - Belgian euthanasia looks to soon legally spread to children. From the CNN story: "A controversial bill that would extend the right to request euthanasia to children suffering terminal illnesses and adults with dementia cleared a vote in a Belgian Senate committee Wednesday."
  • Happy Thanksgiving!
  • 11/28/2013
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  • Aged Couple's Joint Suicide Pushes Euthanasia
  • 11/27/2013
  • (NRO) - Well, here we are again. The logic of euthanasia-that killing is an acceptable answer to human suffering-gets taken to its logical conclusion of death-on-demand. An elderly French couple, not wanting to ever be apart, killed themselves in a French hotel and left a pro euthanasia suicide note. From the The Local story:
  • Belgium's Meteoric Rise to Become Euthanasia Capital of the World
  • 11/26/2013
  • (Dr. Peter Saunders) - It is widely acknowledged that euthanasia is out of control in Belgium: a 500% increase in cases in ten years; one third involuntary; half not reported; euthanasia for blindness, anorexia and botched sex change operations; organ transplant euthanasia; plans to extend euthanasia to children and people with dementia.
  • Death by Doctor: Delivering Euthanasia When No One Else Will
  • 11/25/2013
  • (NRO) - Euthanasia is only as limited as the consciences of doctors willing to kill. In other words, given that the supposed limits are wholly unenforced-and mostly depend on self-reporting-the only limits to euthanasia and assisted suicides are those doctors impose on themselves.
  • Pope Thanks Disabled Boy For Entrusting Him to Guardian Angel
  • 11/22/2013
  • (CNA/EWTN News) - A 16 year-old Argentine boy who suffers from chronic encephalopathy-a brain disorder-was moved by a letter from Pope Francis responding to a note that he had sent the pontiff a few days earlier.
  • Noxious Nitschke Opens Internet Suicide Clinic
  • 11/21/2013
  • (NRO) - Australia's Philip Nitschke is Jack Kevorkian, squared, but without our late ghoul's willingness to put his own freedom on the line for his beliefs. How noxious is Nitschke?
  • Study Shows Adult Stem Cells May Repair Brain Injury
  • 11/20/2013
  • (Oracle) - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1.7 million people a year will suffer a traumatic brain injury. A new stem cell study conducted by USF researchers may lead to respite for patients suffering traumatic brain injury (TBI).
  • Scot Bill Creates "Suicide Facilitator" Profession
  • 11/19/2013
  • (NRO) - This is completely nuts! The new assisted suicide legalization bill in Scotland is so wild that it would create the new profession of "licensed suicide facilitator!" From the SP Bill 40: