Canada is our closest cultural cousin: We had better be careful, or the same thing could happen here.
Euthanasia is more than just legal in Canada. It has become a government-guaranteed right.
I fear many will shrug and say, “The man wanted to die. What else is there to think about?”
On June 4, news outlets around the world reported that Dutch doctors euthanized a 17-year-old rape victim who suffered from severe PTSD, depression, and anorexia.
Animal forms come and go, but what links them as “acts of mind” (as Agassiz put it) is a “continuity of ideas,” not, says Meyer, the physical continuity that Darwin asserted.