I began my work against assisted suicide in 1993. In the intervening years, I have witnessed a very disturbing change.
Dr. Egnor, in contrast to Dr. Coyne, has worked with, operated on, and helped many children with the conditions that Coyne thinks should justify killing them.
One just needs the terminal diagnosis — sometimes mistaken — to qualify for the lethal pills.
This is not a slippery slope. This is an ice cliff.
Jerry Coyne argues, astonishingly, that the vulnerability of handicapped children justifies killing them.