In its advocacy memes, the assisted-suicide movement often lies, prevaricates, spins, word engineers, and obfuscates.
The brutality of what happened to our guide’s family hit all of us like a punch in the gut.
This was always the plan.
After going through the appearance of hand-wringing, I wouldn’t expect much of a problem if scientists said they really wanted to proceed.
This was about raw power. If Alfie had escaped the diktat, there would soon be others demanding their freedom too.