The more elective the desired intervention, the greater should be the right of medical conscience.
The assisted suicide movement is akin to a death cult. The ultimate ideological point isn’t to provide a last resort escape for the imminently dying.
An international effort seeks to transform abortion into a positive right, which would require the state to guarantee access.
Powerful forces want to compel doctors to violate their consciences in their professional lives.
This is not only authoritarian — shattering the guarantees of religious liberty in virtually all existing human-rights accords — but could cause a significant brain drain.