Study: 93% of Belgian neonatal doctors support euthanasia of newborns with disabilities.

Read more. Recently there has been an awakening concerning the eugenic attitudes of past leaders. Many leaders in the past believed that the lives of people with disabilities had less value.  Today’s society thinks that it is more enlightened and more supportive of people with disabilities. The study I am writing about today indicates that eugenic attitudes towards newborns…

New Zealand debate on euthanasia

In the midst of the devastation that the CoVid19 pandemic has caused and continues today originating in terms of human lives, some countries continue to focus their efforts on eliminating those lives that seem to be considered «less worthy» of being lived.This is the case of New Zealand debate on euthanasia as the country approaches…

Los abogados de Tom Mortier han presentado en el Tribunal Europeo de Derechos Humanos la impugnación a la ley de eutanasia belga

Los abogados de Tom Mortier han presentado en el Tribunal Europeo de Derechos Humanos la impugnación a la ley de eutanasia belga basada en la muerte de la madre de Mortier que sufría depresión Los representantes legales de Mortier que busca justicia en la muerte por eutanasia en 2012 de su madre con depresión Godelieve De Troyer, han declarado que el Sr.  Mortier fue informado el día después de que…

Vida «completada» en los Países Bajos

En enero de 2020 se presentó un informe (de la «Comisión van Wijngaarden») que concluyó que aprox. El 1.8% de todas las personas de 55 años en adelante, desean terminar con sus vidas, sin estar enfermos. No sufren insoportable y desesperadamente, pero consideran que sus vidas son «completas». Los investigadores señalaron que el deseo de…

‘Completed’ life in the Netherlands

In January 2020 a report (by ‘Commission van Wijngaarden’) was presented which concluded that approx. 1.8 % of all persons of 55 years and up, have a wish to end their lives, without being ill. They do not suffer unbearably and hopelessly, but consider their lives to be «complete». The researchers noted that the death…

Euthanasia in Portugal: Parliament pospone the debate after the declarations of public law teachers and the citizens campaign against the Euthanasia in Portugal

Last 20th February five proposals of law introducing euthanasia in Portugal where approved at the Portuguese parliament.Some days before (the 7th February) the Federation Pela Vida launched a campaign against euthanasia and for a referendum. After the above referred vote the proposals of law were sent to a parliamentary commission in order to open the debate on article…