An argument in favor of physician assisted suicide being a morally permissible procedure

Although there has been much debate about the immorality or moral permissibility of physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia separately, there is little discussion encompassing both debates together. I argue in favor of the moral permissibility of these two topics. The major arguments addressed include some that are frequently addressed such as models of correct use of physician-assisted suicide, quality of life, and individual rights, as well as a few that arguments that have gotten little to no attention such as the utilitarian argument of less suffering and a thought experiment comparing the common euthanization of animals to the controversial euthanization of humans. I next address the major objections that opponents of physician- assisted suicide and euthanasia claim, these include:

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An argument in favor of physician assisted suicide being a morally permissible procedure

The essay below is the conclusion of the ninth part in a series by Takuan Seiyo. See the list at the bottom of this post for links to the previous installments. Their main endeavor has been to enforce their compulsory e. K and discretionary e. Nor the evils of the worldwide Islamic Inquisition which — not in the 16th century but now, in the 21st, condemns Muslim apostates to barbaric execution.

Instead, aggressive White androphobes of all genders which I can no longer count are decimating the philogynous and egalitarian West. Equality psychos are tearing down the most egalitarian society that ever existed except for initial communist experiments, before they turned bloody.

American Jews, at the apex of the greatest fortune and philosemitic tolerance their long diaspora has ever bestowed on their kind, are busy supporting all the ideologies and policies that demolish their safe harbor and build up their Muslim, Black and Third World enemies. Leftoid masochists and the Christian meek call for returning Hawaii to the Hawaiians and capitulating before a massive Mexican reconquista of one-third of America.

The rightful Etruscan landowners are not bearing angry placards in front of the Vatican. The Japanese are not planning to relinquish Hokkaido to its original owners, the Ainu. The tall, white and fair-haired Chachapoyas of the Andean forest have, alas, no remnants left to sue the Incas for genocide in a Peruvian court of law.

However, even that great moral abyss of Western civilization — the Holocausts — stands out more in its industrialized and organizational features than it does either in the quality of its hatefulness or its relative or even absolute volumes. In relative numbers, in just one year,the Hutus and Tutsis in Rwanda, killed off a total of one million, in a population of 7 million.

Is it more humane to go by a stroke of a blunt machete than by a whiff of Zyklon B? The Khmer Rouge murdered at least 2 million Cambodians between and Is it more humane to die by wallops from a Cambodian pickaxe handle than by a bullet from a German Mauser?

Inscription on the back in German: But the Holocausts do not prove that Whites are worse than other people, just that they are no better. The history of the Third Reich also proves that with the right formula of economic blowup, misery and humiliation, sparked by charismatic evil, no people are immune to such horror, at no time.UPDATED 12 September Preface.

When I was a boy, oddities fascinated me, particularly if they appeared to make no sense. Historical oddities or anomalous news stories especially attracted my interest, lingering in my mind for years to come.

[The following is a transcription of Igor Shafarevich's The Socialist regardbouddhiste.com work was originally published in Russian in France under the title Sotsializm kak iavlenie mirovoi istorii in , by YMCA Press. An English translation was subsequently published in by Harper & Row. August 19, saw Iowans concerned with the issue of medical marijuana receiving the first of four scheduled public hearings on the issue before the state's pharmacy board, as reported by an August 20 DesMoines Register article ("Board Hears Stances on Medical Marijuana").According to the article, "speakers at the State Historical Building told the Iowa Pharmacy Board that marijuana is a.

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An argument in favor of physician assisted suicide being a morally permissible procedure

4. Respect people who want it but can't get it because of legality, benefits. The egalitarian consideration in favor of granting a legal right to physician assisted suicide. Brock's response to causal slippery slope argument against active euthanasia/physician assisted suicide.

According to this slippery slope worry, although may be permissible, legalization would cause many other cases where it would be morally.

The Socialist Phenomenon by Igor Shafarevich