Arguments against Active Euthanasia

Perhaps the classic example of passive euthanasia is a
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the church says any law permitting euthanasia is a unjust law.

I think what the best solution for both of them is to let the sufferers stop suffering by euthanasia and pray for them to live in heaven with better circumstances.

― Bobby Tek, Albury, Australia

It should be legalized out of basic human compassion and respect for the terminally ill.

If euthanasia were legal, how would people think of doctors who practiced this form of homicide.
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There are two kinds of euthanasia one being active the other passive.

The choice of whether to live or not live is directly influenced by the decision to indulge in a process characterized as “physician assisted suicide” or simply called Euthanasia.

Ian Dowbiggin, in Ancient Greece people used euthanasia without the patient's permission.
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A theory that works well ceases to be knowledge when a more comprehensive, elegant, and/or successful theory replaces it (for example, Ptolemy's astronomy was replaced by that of Copernicus; Newton's physics was modified by Einstein's;Darwin's evolution has been clarified by the discoveryof the mechanisms of mutation and the idea that therate of change has varied tremendously.) According tomost of today's thinkers, theories are guides to action.

Active euthanasia refers to the painless killing of a patient using poison.
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Active euthanasia used to bother me some.

They've entered the end-of-life industry. What better niche of health care to ply their trade? What better disguise than to pretend to provide the very best of care while pushing stealth euthanasia? Yet, the National Right to Life Committee has not made much comment at all about the infiltration of hospice by the Euthanasia Society of America's heirs and successor organizations such as the National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization.

1990's: A few major countries legalized active euthanasia.

Euthanasia proponents seemingly "went away" after decades of open warfare on American values, but they only pretended to be unable to move their agenda forward. They acted as if they were doing nothing, but they became more active than ever, focused on incremental steps that were not recognized by the general public.

Voluntary active euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide

So, we've learned something about Last Acts and Last Acts Partnership, but what happened after Last Acts Partnership was absorbed by the National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization in 2004? What was the final really big "last act" of the Rallying Points center, Hospice of the Florida Suncoast? Of course, it was the implementation of their agenda: the ending of a life they deemed "unworthy of life," Terri Schiavo's life, at the hospice in front of the whole world by court order. They didn't "terminally-sedate" Terri; they just stopped giving her food and liquids and had police making sure not one drop of water or an ice chip was given to relieve her thirst. But it was essentially a Third Way killing. It wasn't direct euthanasia with a lethal drug, nor was it "assisted suicide" by providing a lethal drug. It was dehydration and the consequent circulatory collapse, and that's what happened to Terri.

How does active and passive euthanasia differ in terms of morality

Most "right-to-life" organizations promote hospice, work with hospice and believe that hospice just about everywhere is "pristine and pure" just as Dame Cicely Saunders talked about years ago. And so many who work in hospice pretend that there are absolutely no major problems in hospice today. They vehemently deny wrongdoing. They frantically explain away the massive evidence of stealth euthanasia in case after case. According to them, the hospice industry is staffed mostly with perfect individuals who never make efforts to hasten death and any questions that are asked are raised because people "just don't understand" what happens at the end-of-life. When physicians, nurses and others call me and tell me their loved one was medically killed in a hospice, it's very hard to write everything they say off as "not understanding." Especially, when the accounts of such medical killings continue day after day, year after year. Or are we just supposed to say, "these things couldn't be true," just as the world said when Nazis hauled off millions to the extermination camps.