You can call a dung beetle a butterfly, but it remains a dung beetle. The term suicide defines what is done, not why.
What activists really seek is assisted suicide (and eventually, lethal-injection euthanasia) without meaningful restrictions.
When my mother was dying of Alzheimer’s disease and the sharp bodily decline that hits those in their late 90s, my wife and I brought her home for care.
Philip Nitschke calls for poison pills for senior citizens and “troubled teens.”