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#LiveBoldly

Disclaimer: Includes spoilers about the upcoming movie Me Before You.

Recently, a friend sent me a link to an article about the portrayal of disability, and assisted suicide in Me Before You. 858 kata lagi

Thoughts

E44 Dr Philip Nitschke: Euthanasia

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You’d imagine that euthanasia is the type of topic best avoided during your lunch break at work but to my surprise the topic was one which seemed to unite, not divide, my work friends when I mentioned that Philip had agreed to come on the show. 216 kata lagi

Learning about Goodbyes: Part 2 – Not yet

When my sister Anna brought Chip, our Yorkie, into our family at the turn of this century, he became the third dog in the family.  His attitude to me could be described as the following: “Oh, yeah, that guy.”  No belly rubs with toleration of my petting. 467 kata lagi

Life

Ich klage an (1941)

Over 70,000 people were killed as a direct result of Hitler’s Aktion T4 in the early stages of World War II. Some were jews, but many more were mentally or physically handicapped children and adults that, so Hitler said, would have meant an unnecessary cost for the “Vaterland” in times of war. 563 kata lagi

Internet Archive

Canada's Trudeau defends assisted suicide bill as deadline nears

From Yahoo News, By Rod Nickel

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) – A bill legalizing medically-assisted suicide in Canada strikes the right balance between defending fundamental freedoms and protecting against abuses, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Saturday, predicting confusion if it is not approved. 320 kata lagi

Pure Evil

A week of cat hospice

Our cat died on October 26, 2015.

A week before Russell left us, he began a new phase of life.

His week  of hospice wasn’t a bad life. 987 kata lagi

Susan Scot Fry

Do We Have the Right to Die?

Upon reading Try Harder with Your Mental Illness by Henrietta M Ross of The Triumphant Weed, I remembered a topic that has been on my mind lately—whether we have the right to die. 305 kata lagi

Mental Health