Topic: wheelchair

Catherine FrazeeIn his article of Oct. 9, Desmond Tutu emphasizes the importance of language on the sensitive issue of medically assisted dying. In the spirit of advancing a respectful dialogue, I mus ... discuss

"We're Living in Depressing Times"By Cal Thomas | Oct 16, 2014http://townhall.com/columnists/calthomas/2014/10/16/were-living-in-depressing-times-n1905764/page/full"Some people I know refuse to watch ... discuss

This article was published in the Ottawa Citizen on October 15, 2015.By Catherine FrazeeIn his article of Oct. 9, Desmond Tutu emphasizes the importance of language on the sensitive issue of ... discuss

Earlier this month, 29-year-old Brittany Maynard revealed she was planning to end her own life with the “death with dignity prescription” on November 1.Her choice to take the deadly drug c ... discuss

by Gary Bauer: Ebola In America: Day 14 - There is dismay at the disappointing news in Dallas that a nurse who treated Thomas Duncan has contracted the deadly Ebola virus. The Centers for Disease Cont ... discuss

Andrea Mitchell ‘Interviews’ Wendy Davis About Wheelchair-bound Greg Abbott’s ‘Supposed Disability’ ... discuss

Tania Clarence was arrested earlier this year on suspicion of murder for killing her three disabled children after allegedly having a breakdown about providing them care and treatment. Now, she won ... discuss

Schereschewsky was born in Tauroggen, Russian Lithuania 6 May 1831. He appears to have been named for his father. His mother was Rosa Salvatha. Orphaned as a young boy, it is speculated he was raised ... discuss

Taylor HyattCBC has produced a series of interviews to be aired over the while the media reports on the Supreme Court of Canada case that is examining the issues of euthanasia and assisted suicide in ... discuss

The following article was written by Marilyn Golden and published by CNN on October 13. Golden is a senior policy analyst with the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF). The views expre ... discuss

Wendy Davis learned nothing from the overwhelming backlash she faced from both the left and the right over her wheelchair ad last week. In what may have been one of the most slimy campaign ads ever to ... discuss

Hat tip goes to Jeff Foxworthy and to AmyElizabethwho posted his article on the GOPtheDailyDose.com website today. In Foxworthy’s list he illustrates in a very ironic and humorous way the shortcomin ... discuss

Abortion rights activists are fighting tooth and nail against laws and regulations that hold abortion clinics to the same standards as other outpatient surgical facilities. They assert that it is fo ... discuss

Yesterday the Wendy Davis campaign released a new ad attacking her Texas gubernatorial opponent Greg Abbott, who is a paraplegic. The shockingly tasteless ad was immediately condemned not only by R ... discuss

“My Girlfriend Had an Abortion Last Week, She Was 15 Weeks Pregnant, This is Not What I Wanted” “The image of a young man at the Tempe Planned Parenthood is one that I will never forget,” ... discuss

by Jim Hoft with The Gateway Pundit on Friday, October 10, 2014 A New Democrat Low– Top Texas Democrat Wendy Davis is running an attack ad with a wheelchair against Republican Gregg Abbott. davis ... discuss

In what may be one of the most smiley campaign ads ever to air, Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis attacks pro-life candidate Greg Abbott by running an ad with an empty wheelchair that takes a ... discuss

Seven-year-old Gwendolyn Strong has Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Type I, which is also known as Werdnig-Hoffman disease. SMA is a disorder caused by an abnormal or missing gene and causes weakness an ... discuss

Brittany Maynard’s story is heartbreaking. The 29-year-old has terminal brain cancer.  She was diagnosed on New Year’s Day this year, just a little over a year after her wedding. After an April d ... discuss

I totally missed this news from a few weeks ago. Apparently Jeopardy superstar, Ken Jennings, was under twitter fire for a comment he made about people in wheelchairs. Nothing sadder than a hot person ... discuss

  From: drude Sent: Thursday, September 04, 2014 Subject: No longer allowed to profile In 732 AD the Muslim Army which was moving on Paris was defeated and turned back at Tours, Fran ... discuss

Last month, Gina Giaffoglione walked down the aisle with father on her wedding day. But for Gina, this was no small feat. The 27-year-old was paralyzed from her belly button down in a car accident aft ... discuss

This article was written by Dave Hingsburger and published on his blog on October 2.Dave HingsburgerI was supposed to be in Ottawa today to speak, from a disability perspective, at a parliamentary lun ... discuss

No matter how you look at it, Liz Mitchell is an inspiration. She didn’t anticipate becoming a quadriplegic confined to a wheelchair and unable to enjoy her life, but that’s what happened. ... discuss

Helen Keller(1180-1968)Helen Keller was deaf and blind from early childhood, yet she became one of the great humanitarians of the 20th Century. When news of her death in 1968 came over the radio, I re ... discuss

Last Saturday evening (4/26/2014) as I lay in bed, ready to fall asleep, I received one of those late night calls, as parents, we dread receiving. However, rather from one of our children, or even Mom ... discuss

A few weeks ago on a Tuesday evening we took Mary's mother, Harriet Thackrah, to Shuttleworth Park for a ball game. The Mohawks were offering one of their many crowd-pleasing promotions, with veterans ... discuss

by Kirsten Andersen LONDON, U.K., June 5, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A British aristocrat and legislator has gone to bat for the nation’s disabled, arguing that a proposed law allowing doct ... discuss

Funeral of Esther Mueller, (February 22, 2014) Holy Cross Lutheran Church Rev. Todd A. Peperkorn (Isaiah 25:6–9) TITLE: “Death is Swallowed Up” Arden, Sherree, Linda, Dennis, grandchildren, ... discuss

Lindsay Cochran is young, beautiful, and sweet. She’s also in a wheelchair, thanks to being born with SMA – Spinal Muscular Atrophy. In 2013, Lindsay’s family was given the Unsung He ... discuss

Texas Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott is responding to the vicious attacks on him from supporters of Wendy Davis, who make fun of the pro-life candidate because he is in a whe ... discuss

"For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. My frame was no ... discuss

http://www.all.org/article/index/id/MTMxOTM/"Christian love gives the dying souls peace", re-published by American Life League, January 8th 2014. It was a difficult time. Ten days after my wife's ... discuss

I am getting sick of all the so-called "conservative" Catholics and their dimwitted supporters in the comboxes lambasting Pope Francis for what he said in his recent Apostolic Exhortation.If any of th ... discuss

  Former President George H.W. Bush acts as witness at gay ‘wedding’ by Ben Johnson KENNEBUNK ... discuss

Pope Francis allegedly performed and exorcism By now, many of you have probably heard about the “Pope Francis Exorcism“ that was caught on tape. The media is in such a frenzy over this tha ... discuss

This is for Linda Ronstadt, who is fighting for her life. Fight like hell woman! Legendary singer Linda Ronstadt, 67, told AARP today that she “can’t sing a note” because she suffers from P ... discuss

This article was written by Wesley Smith and published on August 24, 2013 on his blog.Wesley SmithBy Wesley SmithI have long known of the tragedy that struck vocal assisted suicide advocate Margaret P ... discuss

rthy: If you can get arrested for hunting or fishing without a license, but not for entering and remaining in the country illegally — you might live in a nation that was founded by geniuses but is ... discuss

In Canada right now there is a court case in which a family is suing a nursing home for spoon-feeding their loved one.Her advanced directives say that she does not want to be fed if she becomes incapa ... discuss

The world is going crazy! Chloe Jennings-White I came across the case of Chloe Jennings-White, a Cambridge educated researcher who wants to be disabled. (What is she researching?) I came across ... discuss

  From: baja Sent: Monday, July 01, 2013 Subject: I'm just sayin............     A Country Founded by Geniuses but Run by Idiots    by Jeff Foxworth ... discuss

I received this story from Ann over at As They Rise Up It is a beautiful story she shares in hopes that others don't make the same mistake she made.  I was young when I got married, onl ... discuss

That may seem like a silly question to most as the dominant answer is an emphatic “yes” to even the casual observer. I felt compelled to ask since I couldn’t help but notice a slew o ... discuss

by Jane St. Clair Author of Walk Me to Midnight I wrote “Thirty Logical Reasons to Vote No on Assisted Suicide” when the issue was on the ballot in Washington state.  It’s now on th ... discuss

A painting of Superman Man Of Steel actor Henry Cavill with a Kryptonite pancake much too close to his finely sculpted head. The power of the green glowing pancake has turned the pupils of his ey ... discuss

The day started out like most.  Out of bed.  Shower.  Eat breakfast.  It started like most days, but this day would be unlike any other day… After maneuvering through the race day traffic, ... discuss

Today was another horrific day for America and foreign tourists who came to run in and watch one of the most popular US marathon's...The Boston Marathon, which is often held on "Patriot's Day" in Bost ... discuss

Today was another horrific day for America and foreign tourists who came to run in and watch one of the most popular US marathon's...The Boston Marathon, which is often held on "Patriot's Day" in Bost ... discuss

That’s right, I would rather raise a dumb saint than a brilliant sinner. Why? Because I am raising my children to be heaven-bound. Obviously there were many great saints who were brilliant, and ... discuss

Today the Church celebrates the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, which gives us occasion to reflect on our own faith journey and our own conversion experiences. How do we relate to Paul’s conver ... discuss

First, a little background.In one session of a National Abortion Federation Risk Management Seminar, a participant indicated that when he pulled bowel (extracted part of a patient's bowel through a p ... discuss

Morton Blackwell and Over 100 Other Leading Conservatives was sent via the Coalitions for America to U.S. House and Senate Republicans: An Open Letter to U.S. House and Senate RepublicansDear Republic ... discuss

http://www.airdriecityview.com/article/20121101/ACV0302/311019970/0/ACV Me with granddaughter Grace Above is a link to another article about my granddaughter, Grace, winning the title of L ... discuss

Estelle Carson was caught stealing checks from a 71 year old, wheelchair bound woman with cerebral palsy. During the time Carson was being investigated for the theft, she was voted “Democrat ... discuss

An international industry of sorts has been established to help people commit suicide. The relatives of a recent victim has pushed back in the Telegraph.  From the story: A woman suffering ... discuss

A logical argument that demonstrates the preborn in a human woman is a person:Premise 1 - A person is not defined by function, but by inherent essence and nature.Premise 2 - The preborn possesses the ... discuss

Re posting this from April 2011 when someone expressed interest in this story. I made me go back and reread it. Wow, very compelling....and the author was so honest and brave in sharing this stor ... discuss

“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.”  (KJV)  http://www.bible.com  ... discuss

BOBBY came by the nursing home today to visit with his wife for awhile.  I'm not sure of Bobby's age but he appears to be in good enough shape.  His wife, on the other hand, is destined to s ... discuss

August 21, 2012 To Whomever Can Help: Dad’s huge toothless smile greeted me as I settled on the edge of his bed this morning; his blue eyes were dimmer now, yet they matched his wide smile. “Good ... discuss

Sick of the hurricane and the Republican National Convention (already)? Well, the Paralympic Games started today. You can watch the opening ceremony and parade of nations live online right now: But, ... discuss

Today Hope and I were talking in the driveway while waiting for her bus to arrive. She became very serious and looked up at me from her wheelchair and said, "You know God loves you even ... discuss

“And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.”  KJV (Read this scripture and more at http://prayerpivot.com)  When I play evening music in the Alzh ... discuss

Frère Roger (Brother Roger) (Provence, Switzerland, May 12, 1915 - Taizé, August 16, 2005), baptized Roger Louis Schütz-Marsauche, also known as Brother Roger, was the founder and prior of the Taiz ... discuss

“Bless the Lord, O my Soul: and all that is within me, bless His holy name.” RSV (Read this scripture and more at http://prayerpivot.com) It was a double effect last Friday, sorrow and blessing.& ... discuss

Rep. Dave Camp (R, MI - 4th District) He may be the last optimist in Washington, but the House Ways and Means chairman says the need for faster economic growth and some cultivated bipartisanship ca ... discuss

A hokey little joke.... A priest, a preacher and a rabbi walked into their favorite bar, where they would get together two or three times a week for drinks and to talk shop.On this particular afte ... discuss

Today's $15 trillion in national debt is bupkis compared to what's coming. The real fiscal disaster isn't our present disastrous debt ... it's our future, and it just got significantly worse. Bloomb ... discuss

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Here’s the thing We are triumphant with internet dating, like unbelievably so. Anybody whoms online friends beside me knows that I have pulled massive numbers of women from Facebook and StickAm. ... discuss

New Video Series Documents Pro-Life Concerns A newly-released, three-part video series, produced by former Girl Scouts members and their families, offers compelling evidence of the Girl Scouts’ t ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliWe welcome your suggestions for additions to our Top Blogs (see tab on right side of home page)! Email Susie@jillstanek.com. Moral Outcry wri ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli We welcome your suggestions for additions to our Top Blogs (see tab on right side of home page)! Email Susie@jillstanek.com. Moral Outcry w ... discuss

"Some may see Hope, those who do not know her, and silently think 'how sad'. Hope is confined to a wheelchair and is only able to use her left hand. As a baby she could not do anything by herself. Muc ... discuss

Believe it or not, I’ve been told by people who are athletes that they would kill themselves if they were ever seriously injured and forced to be in a wheelchair because they could no longer par ... discuss

Believe it or not, I’ve had people who are athletes tell me that they would kill themselves if they were ever seriously injured and forced to be in a wheelchair because they could no longer part ... discuss

Berühmter Sohn: SPD-Chef Sigmar Gabriel lässt kranken Vater allein | Politik & Wirtschaft - Berliner Kurier Ahrensburg, just outside Hamburg. Here, in a neat retirement home, lives the 91-ye ... discuss

Today I received the following email from a woman named Sherri.  I listen to Sherri's comments and I share her concerns. She lives a very different life than the average Canadian. She experiences ... discuss

by JivinJ, host of the blog, JivinJehoshaphat India’s FDA is cracking down on the illegal distribution of abortion drugs in an effort to stop sex selection abortions. This crackdown has led so ... discuss

In Indiana, a local prolifer has pointed out to the Justice Department how the Fort Wayne abortion clinic doesn't adhere to the Americans With Disabilities Act. The executive director of Allen County ... discuss

Maddy and I celebrated the arrival of my wheelchair by loading it up to take me to the Mission Santa Barbara. We caught a little of the Fourth of July Parade, had a lovely breakfast/dinner/lunch, sa ... discuss

The day before our trip to Puerto Rico, I mentioned to a friend that I was having some misgivings about going. “Why is that?” he asked. I explained that we were going with my son, Dan, his ... discuss

Worship had already begun.  The lights were lowered, and we were all joined in praise.  From my vantage point, I could see a family walking down the aisle trying to find seats.  Normally, I wouldn& ... discuss

A friend recently posted a quote on Facebook that said, "I may be old, but I've seen all the good bands."I've seen some good bands in my time, and some bad ones, and some pretty awesome solo acts, too ... discuss

Pro-Lifers Plan Major Anti-Obama Demonstration at Dem Conventions Pro-life activists are planning a major demonstration highlighting the pro-abortion record of President Barack Obama at the summe ... discuss

Having a bit of writer's block this week so in the meantime, read my friend Chelsea's uplifting reflections on life in a wheelchair:Push Girls: When You Can’t Stand Up, Stand OutLife in a wheelc ... discuss

Last night, the Sundance Channel premiered Push Girls, a new reality series about four women in wheelchairs. All of them have spinal cord injuries at various levels, three from car accidents, one from ... discuss

Living in Oklahoma—a state where roughly 12% of the population claims to be Catholic*—finding somewhere to go to daily Mass can be a bit of a challenge under the best of circumstances. What Catho ... discuss

Nursing homes were made to become a safe place to the elderly where help is provided to the who cannot attend to their own regular needs. Regardless of the best intentions of staff and nurses usually ... discuss

Hope and I were invited to speak at a local high school for Disability Awareness this past Tuesday. We entered our last class of the day after lunch. It was a small class made up mostly of boys who lo ... discuss

Vivre dans la Dignité (Living with Dignity), a grassroots organization in Quebec that exists to promote palliative care and prevent the legalization of euthanasia and assisted suicide, has published ... discuss

Cardinal Timothy Dolan is returning to Wisconsin for the first time since his elevation to the College of Cardinals. The FOX6 coverage of the Dolan Mass begins at 4:30 p.m. and is expected to end arou ... discuss

Following an operation for the removal of a brain tumour in July 2010, my wife was given a routine scan in October 2010 which revealed 4 new tumours leading to a 3 to 6 months terminal prognosis. My w ... discuss

When I posted "In Stunning Act of Delayed Retribution, First Black President Enslaves All Americans" back in 2009, I was kidding. A little joke about the massive debt thrown on our backs by the first ... discuss

Ever since I can remember I have always attended church. My wheelchair is my seat wherever I go. If the worship seating is pews then I’m relegated to the end of the aisle. Sometimes that makes m ... discuss

From a mother in Cobb County, GA:Here is a picture of my child attending a school choral performance in cobb county. He is disabled and as you can see was blatantly ignored during the performance b ... discuss

This is a different sort of article, an interview I did with a truly inspiring pro-lifer. It has been published at LifeSiteNews(http://bit.ly/sHPsiV) and at unmaskingchoice.ca (http://bit.ly/uSt5Nu). ... discuss

Today we focus on people who are not famous — and probably never will be. Far away from the spotlights of our celebrity-driven culture, they’re regular people, humbly doing the little thin ... discuss

Last weekend, Global Television Network in Canada featured a documentary about so-called mercy killing of children. The very fact that such a topic is even entertained reveals something about the m ... discuss

A couple of fellow contributors to the Ignitum Today blog are asking for lots of prayers. Andrew and Christina. were married in October of 2011. Just one month later they happily discovered that Chris ... discuss

http://www.contextwithlornadueck.com/CONTEXT with Lorna Dueck, Pain & Suffering (episode 1109) On November 13th the above noted program dealing with with assisted suicide will be aired across Canada ... discuss

The United Nation’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities will be observed globally on December 3rd 2011. Canadian advocate for disability inclusion, I applaud UN initiatives to ensure p ... discuss

Several years ago I was here in Scottsdale and Karen was in San Diego and I was going to drive over in one of my rental wheelchair vans for a visit.  I was also going to bring back some of her stuff ... discuss

Since more and more Seniors are texting and tweeting there appears to be a need for a STC (Senior Texting Code). If you qualify for Senior Discounts this is the code for you. Please pass this on to y ... discuss

The latest report from the Netherlands on euthanasia practice includes a case study of a woman killed by her psychiatrist solely due to mental illness, specifically, depression.  From the Regional Co ... discuss

Writer Rebecca Solnit has a piece up at Salon arguing that Occupy Oakland has been horribly misunderstood. They’re not violent, they’re the victims of violence. Her piece is titled The Tru ... discuss

Tweetby Ruth (Lobo) ShawMany of you have heard about CCBR’s initative to EndtheKilling in Canada in the next twenty years. When CCBR first introduced this plan, the reactions ranged from excitement ... discuss

(Originally posted in April 2010)(Revised in February 2012)"The LORD gave and the LORD has taken away; may the name of the LORD be praised." ~Job 1:21 "I would rather have had one breath of her hair, ... discuss

At yesterday's presentation of "When Swing Was King" at the Life Care Center out in Elkhorn, we were given the same warm reception that always comes our way. The residents just love hearing the music ... discuss

February 6, 2012/Birmingham, AL/Operation Rescue -- Just two weeks after botched abortions at Birmingham's New Woman All Women sent two patients to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, a Geo ... discuss

The Faith & Family Foundation has moved to the Old Wheatland Farm, and the Forrests have been hard at work putting it to use to serve the special needs community in Loudoun. This is their secon ... discuss

I first became aware of the Catholic hospital chain called Catholic Health Care West during the Robert Wendland case, with which I was very closely involved both as a policy advocate and later as a la ... discuss

Today the Church celebrates the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, which gives us occasion to reflect on our own faith journey and our own conversion experiences. How do we relate to Paul’s conver ... discuss

Two women were transported from a Alabama abortion clinic yesterday after paramedics had to hand-lift a partially clad woman from a narrow doorway and down several steps to an awaiting gurney. A secon ... discuss

Pro-abortion activists have consistently said we must have legalized abortion to avoid back-alley ones and to protect the lives of women. Yet they fight any attempt to regulate abortion "clinics. ... discuss

Two women were transported from a Alabama abortion clinic yesterday after paramedics had to hand-lift a partially clad woman from a narrow doorway and down several steps to an awaiting gurney. A secon ... discuss

39 Years After Roe vs. Wade, No Gurney Access Endangers Two Injured Abortion Patients in Alabama January 22, 2012 Birmingham, AL - Two women were transported from a Alabama abortion clinic yest ... discuss

Birmingham, AL – Two women were transported from a Alabama abortion clinic yesterday after paramedics had to hand-lift a partially clad woman from a narrow doorway and down several steps to an await ... discuss

Today pro-lifers gathered to commemorate the tragic anniversary of Roe v. Wade at the New Woman All Women abortion mill in Birmingham, Alabama, witnessed not one but two ambulance calls for botched ab ... discuss

I've been thinking about the mainstream media's hypocrisy. I could pick plenty of examples to describe, but the one that struck me this morning was the double standard shown in the press treatment of ... discuss

Be sure to pass this on to anyone who needs it: WHEN: Monday, January 9th, 2012 - Sunday, January 29, 2012 WHERE: Convaid Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/ConvaidWheelchairsass="MsoNormal">W ... discuss

It’s the only logical reason I can come up with: For providers, Medicare is like an ATM: So long as they punch in the right numbers, out comes the cash. To get an idea of the potential for fraud, im ... discuss

As we came out of the restaurant last night, we happened upon an all too familiar scene.  Someone had pulled their car right beside our van, and thus had blocked the stripes on the ground that are me ... discuss

I'm still dealing with the distracting pain of this cracked tooth and the resultant raw nerve so yesterday was a bit rough. True, I've been prescribed painkillers but I didn't react well to them Wedne ... discuss

The perils of the social devaluation of people include legal assisted suicide and euthanasiaBy Rhonda WiebeIt is not uncommon to hear people without disabilities and people who have recently acquired ... discuss

On December 31, 1917, 40-year-old homemaker Victoria Chmileuski died in her Chicago home from an abortion perpetrated by Wilhemena Benn, whose profession is given only as "abortion provider". Benn was ... discuss

Drs. Steven Chase Brigham, 55, and Nicola Irene Riley, 46, have been charged with multiple counts of murder and attempted murder related to a botched 2010 abortion. Both doctors were arrested followin ... discuss

Drs. Steven Chase Brigham, 55, and Nicola Irene Riley, 46, have been charged with multiple counts of murder and attempted murder related to a botched 2010 abortion. Both doctors were arrested followin ... discuss

I admired this great man. He took on the communist dictators of his land and helped bring down the evil empire. He is a hero of freedom! My deepest sympathies to his friends and family and the people ... discuss

William Wilkes, Ana Gourley, Farrah Herndon . . . These are names of teachers I’ve had the last twenty years of my life. They have impacted me greatly and have taught me many things. These teachers ... discuss

On 30 November Anthony Ozimic, SPUC's communications manager, took part in a debate at University College Cork (UCC), Ireland, on assisted suicide (slides from Anthony's speech), organised by the UCC ... discuss

First, a little background.In one session of a National Abortion Federation Risk Management Seminar, a participant indicated that when he pulled bowel (extracted part of a patient's bowel through a ... discuss

Diane Coleman, the founder of the disability rights group Not Dead Yet, has written an excellent blog article concerning attitudes and articles about people with disabilities in relation to the Carter ... discuss

This is a different sort of article, an interview I did with a truly inspiring pro-lifer. It has been published at LifeSiteNews(http://bit.ly/sHPsiV) and at unmaskingchoice.ca (http://bit.ly/uSt5Nu). ... discuss

by Jonathon Van Maren November 24, 2011 (Unmaskingchoice.ca) - Over the last several months, the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform has been training and activating young people across Canada to E ... discuss

Alison DavisAlison Davis, the founder of the disability rights group, No Less Human, responded to the editorial that was in the Calgary Herald on November 20, 2011 entitled: "No right to be killed; Do ... discuss

Professor Tom Koch, a consultant in bioethics and gerontology in Toronto and Vancouver and works in chronic care and hospice, responded to the Royal Society of Canada pro-euthanasia propaganda report, ... discuss

Editor's Note: The running of this article is not an endorsement of Gov. Rick Perry as a candidate for President. Which can also be said for articles run on occasion by elected and non-elected officia ... discuss

http://www.contextwithlornadueck.com/CONTEXT with Lorna Dueck, Pain & Suffering (episode 1109)On November 13th the above noted program dealing with with assisted suicide will be aired across Canada. ( ... discuss

The comparisons between Barack Obama and Franklin D. Roosevelt began even before our 44th president had taken the oath. In late 2008, TIME magazine portrayed president-elect Obama as FDR on its cover. ... discuss

The client had organ failure, but the staff didn't want to call an ambulance... She thought about calling an ambulance, but instead called the clinic, whose personnel told her to transport her mother ... discuss

Alison Davis, leader of No Less Human, a group within SPUC, has written an open letter to the organisers of last week's World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD):Dear Sirs,I found out, only on the day itsel ... discuss

Early last month L'Osservatore Romano ran an editorial analysis of the now routine practice of eugenic abortions entitled 'Destruction of the imperfect'.After more than 30 years working in the pro-lif ... discuss

Since the first or second of this month, we have had: Three serious E.R. visits: One for my husband's kissing the face of death with C02 poisoning One for my married daughter's oxygen sat issues d ... discuss

When I think about 9/11, I keep coming back to the firemen - the men who went up to face the flames and hopefully save lives while the innocent targeted by radical Islamists (yes, I will keep saying ... discuss

Tony Nicklinson, a paralyzed Englishman lobbying for a so-called ‘right to die’, was interviewed recently by Stephen Sackur for the BBC’s “HardTalk” programme. Alison Davis, the coordinator ... discuss

Frère Roger (Brother Roger) (Provence, Switzerland, May 12, 1915 - Taizé, August 16, 2005), baptized Roger Louis Schütz-Marsauche, also known as Brother Roger, was the founder and prior of the Taiz ... discuss

On July 25, 2011; Peter Saunders, reported in his blog that disability rights campaigners were planning to stage a mock execution of a wheelchair outside of Parliament in the UK. He announced:Disabili ... discuss

I was cleaning up my emails and I came across this excellent letter to the editor that was written by Dr. William Toffler from Portland Oregon and printed in the Vancouver Sun on July 4, 2011. The let ... discuss

My younger brother, Bob, has had type-1 diabetes (adult onset) for over seventeen years. Since his first diagnosis — actually, he was originally misdiagnosed as type-2 — he has had a kidney repl ... discuss

From Christian Medical Comment: Disability rights campaigners dressed in white will stage a mock execution of a wheelchair user outside Parliament on Wednesday 27 July in protest against the dangerou ... discuss

from Jill Stanek.comby Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN and KelliAs always, we welcome your suggestions for additions to our Top Blogs (see tab on right side of home page)! Email Susie@j ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN and Kelli As always, we welcome your suggestions for additions to our Top Blogs (see tab on right side of home page)! Email Susie@jillstanek.com. Wes ... discuss

They were sitting in the front row at yesterday's presentation of "When Swing Was King," he in a red chair with his walker parked along the wall, she in her raised wheelchair right by his side. Kathy ... discuss

Disabled people live very “normal”, happy, active lives – lives that include the joys of love, marriage, sex and babies…or they can when someone is willing to see the real person and not just ... discuss

By John W. Whitehead,  Rutherford Institute at: Rutherford.org,  July 5, 2011article source: http://www.rutherford.org/articles_db/commentary.asp?record_id=718“They’re trying t ... discuss

Remember that fear-mongering Democrat commercial from May that had Republicans throwing grandma over a cliff in her wheelchair? This was supposed to illustrate what it would be like for us to actuall ... discuss

Identity politics took a central place in the political discourse of our nation during the last presidential election.  It seemed to me that this did more to reinforce racial division in the coun ... discuss

I thought I was getting another book when I ordered this one. It turns out, there are several books about people's trips to heaven. Even the New Testament has a couple stories of Paul and John visitin ... discuss

The following letter was published in the Vancouver Sun, in response to the article concerning the BC Civil Liberties Association's attempt to strike down Canada's laws protecting people from euthanas ... discuss

Here's a rather unexpected item, one that shows how even liberal nabobs are getting fed up with the arrogance and inefficiency of the Obama administration's TSA. Check out these excerpts from the edit ... discuss

This is a sick and very sad situation; and as much as I am tempted to point the finger directly at Petkov — I cannot. The Story: Rebecca Rose, the grandmother of a terminally ill child who gaine ... discuss

This is a sick and very sad situation; and as much as I am tempted to point the finger directly at Petkov — I cannot. The Story: Rebecca Rose, the grandmother of a terminally ill child who gaine ... discuss

You simply have to read this post by the Attack of the Redneck Mommy blogger. Her son has a super power: invisibility. He is disabled. His disability is visible, so he is unseen.I want to drag into th ... discuss

I have a great deal of respect for Stephen Hawking, he is obviously a genius. But, I am not sure that means he is really that good at philosophy. There is a fascinating interview on the Guardian, but ... discuss

Thursday marked a month for Hattie's current hospital stay - made even more challenging because she'd only been home 9 days after her previous 3 1/2 week stay. Thank God that He has placed such good ... discuss

Yes, this could be labeled a feel-good story. But IMHO it is so much more. It is a reminder that every person has his or her own innate worth because he or she is made in the image of God. Every perso ... discuss

The Agenda Project, a Leftist group, has created a truly disgusting political ad.It attacks the Republicans' budget plan by depicting a figure resembling Paul Ryan pushing an elderly woman in a wheelc ... discuss

During a process of cleaning up emails, I found this recent article that needs to be published. The article is about Gloria Cruz (56), from Darwin Australia, who after surgery for a brain tumor, went ... discuss

From my Persuasive Speech in Fall 2011, SPCO 151 Do any of you want to risk the chance that someone else may decide whether or not you should live or die? That is exactly what happened to Terri Schi ... discuss

Just talked to Josh. They've located the location of the spinal fluid leak. Tomorrow at 10am Hattie will have a surgery to try to patch it with blood cells and tissue and/or to attach a small shunt ... discuss

Doctors first told her husband that her case was "hopeless" and that she would probably die within 48 hours following the surgery. When a doctor recommended that the ventilator be removed and Gloria C ... discuss

Making it to the Other Side of the Fence: Why I am now pro life and why I support defunding Planned ParenthoodBy: Anne TaylorIn my early 20s, four monthsinto a relationship I found out I was pregnant. ... discuss

Dear Readers, What a roller coaster holy week and Easter week. My birthday was on Good Friday, but on Holy Tuesday my dear Grandmother took a turn for the worse. At 94 and having survived 2 strokes ... discuss

It was 1987. Both my mother and younger sister had been diagnosed with breast cancer that year. My parents were living in Texas and I was living in Illinois. I was working as School Psychologist at a ... discuss

Medical ethicist Wesley J Smith brings up some extremely comments of Dr. Diane Meier, one of the America's top palliative care experts, who was once a strong and outspoken proponent of physician-assis ... discuss

Dr. Diane Meier was once a vocal proponent of assisted suicide.  She is one of the nation’s top palliative care experts–along with Dr. Kathleen Foley.  Here are her credentials: she was ... discuss

I'm doing a multi part series of posts on the "pregnancy as a disease for which abortion is the treatment" paradigm. As part of that, I'm referring to evidence that once the womb is empty, the abortio ... discuss

I just finished a month of vascular surgery. I saw and smelled more foot ulcers than I ever cared to see or smell, and amputated more limbs than I cared to amputate. People, if you have diabetes, plea ... discuss

The days between Thanksgiving and Christmas that year were some of the worst days ever. Daddy had moved into a nursing home the middle of September, and over the next six weeks, mother’s health sudd ... discuss

God did an amazing thing on January 22. 2010. He gave a precious gift to a woman who was already exceedingly gifted - but needed just one little something extra to realize her potential to think, t ... discuss

I am going to get in some trouble for this post, as it could bruise some feelings.  That isn’t my intent.  Rather, it is to show how a supposedly “compassionate” assisted suicide c ... discuss

Dr. Wolf Wolfensberger, who created the “social role valorization” (SRV) concept, has died.  From a death announcement published in the NDIS Good for People With Disablities blog: Dr Wolf ... discuss

Again, for those who think Kermit Gosnell style quackery is a rare and elusive thing.Survivors of Glenda Davis, age 31, mother of two, said that she underwent a safe and legal abortion performed by Ro ... discuss

HT: Dorothy Following is a copy of an article written by Spanish writer Sebastian Vilar Rodrigez and published in a Spanish newspaper on Jan. 15, 2008. It doesn't take much imagination to extrapola ... discuss

By: Margaret K. Dore, Esq."Elders and people with disabilities are, as a group, at high risk for violence, abuse and exploitation." Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services[1]IntroductionIn 2009, a le ... discuss

Great news. Yesterday the Senate Health Committee in Hawaii unanimously rejected Bill SB 803, a bill that would have legalized assisted suicide. SB 803 was sponsored by Hawaii Senator Ige.The article ... discuss

Return of the back alley:If the famous pro-choice litany is "safe, legal and rare," the logical endpoint of a culture of abortion on demand is none of the above.Legal abortion was supposed to end "bac ... discuss

BALTIMORE, Md., Jan. 26, 2011/Christian Newswire -- The Maryland State Board of Physicians has issued formal charges against Utah abortionist Nicola Riley, an associate of illegal late-term abortion ... discuss

Lest we forget Today is Terri Schindler’s 47th birthday (we refuse to call her Schiavo). Terri and her family would have celebrated today but, lest we forget, Terri Schindler was the first perso ... discuss

One of my great joys as a priest is making visits to nursing facilities. My mother lives in a Franciscan home in western New York. Often when I visit her I give the chaplain the morning off and celebr ... discuss

First, a little background.In one session of a National Abortion Federation Risk Management Seminar, a participant indicated that when he pulled bowel (extracted part of a patient's bowel through a pe ... discuss

For more articles against assisted suicide, see www.thecompassionatechoice.com. by Jane St. Clair Author of Walk Me to Midnight The issue of assisted suicide was on the ballot in the state of Washing ... discuss

"Social Role Valorization (SRV) is set of approaches designed to enable devalued people in society to experience a Good Life. These approaches are best used by persons who clearly believe that devalua ... discuss

I recently got the chance to inspire attendees at the Morning Star Pregnancy Services banquet in Harrisburg, PA.  My family got to join me, and we had a blast in the nearby town of Hershey, PA, eatin ... discuss

Dear Sir: Many people are shocked at your naming Michael Schiavo "guardian of the year." I confess I could only wonder what kind of guardian you would censor? Michael Schiavo treated Terri with cont ... discuss

via: Telegraph.co.ukRupert Parsons' mother is claiming £1.5 million ($2.3 Million American Dollars) in interim compensation for "wrongful birth" on the grounds that the hospital should have picked up ... discuss

It seems at least one cohort of abortion enthusiasts is remember that March 20 is "National Day of Appreciation for Abortion Providers".March 10th is the National Day of Appreciation for Abortion Prov ... discuss

Nearly five years after the death of Terri Schiavo myth and legend continue to be reported and repeated by the MSM. Bobby Schindler explains in a recent interview with CNA: "I see that all the time ... discuss

We couldn't have asked Obama for a better VP pick. (Chuck is paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair.) Can you imagine what the media coverage would have been like if this had been George Bush? ... discuss




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