“Helping people with autism and intellectual disabilities to die is essentially eugenics.”
When radical policies are proposed, the first step is to change the lexicon to make it seem less extreme, even mundane.
Human consciousness entails a unique ability to think abstractly — to reason, to think logically, to use language, to do mathematics, to exercise free will.
Doctors should lead on crucial moral and issues such as this, not be merely flotsam and jetsam.
Clancy Martin’s first paragraph makes clear why his thesis should be rejected out of hand.