Pages tagged "word games"
Dec 15, 2013
It is a simple statement of fact that, in terms of euthanasia and assisted suicide legislation, so-called safeguards never live up to their hype nor promise. Some have wryly observed that no law ever stops people from breaking said law, no matter what the subject matter. True enough; but few laws deal with the finality of death. This is effectively an admission that safeguards are never safe - abuse will happen. Continue reading
Aug 29, 2013
This article from the website gives a very clear picture of the conflict between Canadian National Law and the Quebec Parliament's intention to circumvent this law. It's a collision course that may also be played out in Australia in a similar fashion if the in the next parliament goes ahead. Continue reading
Jul 22, 2013
It has often been observed that, to make palatable what is decidedly unpalatable, euthanasia bills invariably use all sorts of euphemisms to attempt to soften or obliterate the reality that euthanasia is nothing more that deliberate killing under the cover of state approval. Continue reading