Why is this one idea….so completely opposed

July 10, 2012 at 5:06 PM (Uncategorized)

by the Duty to Die crowd (and Peter Singer and now apparently the Supreme Court of British Columbia.)

The one idea is this.

Persons with disabilities lives have equal value to the lives of the able bodied.  Therefore, a wish for suicide by a person with a disability is neither more or less rational than an able bodied person’s wish to die…

Here is  a link to an excellent letter about the recent BC court decision…

 

Via Stephen Drake and “Not Dead Yet”

http://www.montrealgazette.com/opinion/about+right+help/6907100/story.html

Go and read.  I can add nothing except my support.

 

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