Will Jesuit Radicalism Influence Governor Brown’s Assisted Suicide Decision?

The Jesuits are defiant toward the moral principles of the Catholic Church. Governor Jerry Brown, schooled by Jesuits in seminary, is the most abortion-friendly legislator in the country. Pope Francis, a Jesuit, is frequently criticized by traditional cardinals for his strident comments which are uncharacteristic of a pope. Governor Brown + The Jesuits + Pope …

Assisted Suicide A Medicare Treatment Option?

California governor balks at push to eye right-to-die bill.  AP. “It is particularly troubling that in this rush to judgment, proponents are linking this bill with health care financing,” said Tim Rosales, a spokesman for Californians Against Assisted Suicide, which includes groups advocating for Catholics, oncologists and people with disabilities.  “That should be truly frightening …

Assisted Suicide Bill Fails in California

SB 128 – CA Assisted Suicide Authors Will Not Pursue Bill Further in 2015 Tim Rosales.  Californians Against Assisted Suicide. SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The No On SB 128/Californians Against Assisted Suicide coalition issued the following statement today from Marilyn Golden, No On SB 128 co-chair and Senior Policy Analyst for the Disability …

Assisted Suicide Partners: The AIDS Movement and Compassion & Choices

Tracking the AIDS and assisted suicide movements. “Born during the AIDS epidemic, Compassion & Choices’ work on aid in dying always included large contingents of LGBT individuals, educated or not.”….Barbara Coombs Lee, President Compassion & Choices.  May 2014. New York Times “EUGENE, Ore.  Feb. 8, 1990 — Derek Humphry gained fame when he helped his …

Los Angeles: Archbishop Gomez, assisted suicide bill is empty compassion

For Archbishop Gomez, assisted suicide bill is empty compassion :: Catholic News Agency (CNA). Los Angeles, Calif., Jun 16, 2015 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- People suffering from terminal illness deserve true compassion and care – not violence, Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles said as the California legislature’s assisted suicide bill advances. “It …

Planned Parenthood Insider Now Works for Assisted Suicide Group | LifeNews.com

Planned Parenthood Insider Now Works for Assisted Suicide Group | LifeNews.com. EXCERPT: When Compassion & Choices, formerly The Hemlock Society, convened its June 2012 conference, former Planned Parenthood insider Theresa Connor, now director of government affairs with the assisted suicide group, was a featured speaker. She was public policy director for PP in Washington state …

‘Death with Dignity’: A strong dose of skepticism about physician-assisted suicide – LA Times

Liberal Dr. Byock unpacks the euphemisms. ‘Death with Dignity’: A strong dose of skepticism about physician-assisted suicide – LA Times. As someone who supports all those other liberal causes, yet opposes physician-assisted suicide, I’d ask my fellow progressives to shine a cold hard light on this issue. We have been the target of a decades-long …

Disability Advocate Marilyn Golden Speaks Out Against CA Assisted Suicide Bill Introduced Today

The Great Resistance! DREDF’s Marilyn Golden Speaks Out Against CA Assisted Suicide Bill Introduced Today. This is what the [L.A. Times] editorial had to say about opponents of assisted suicide:  ”The Roman Catholic Church and other groups will almost certainly have strong objections to such a law, but their moral codes should not be imposed …

Assisted Suicide Advocates Lie About 2014 California Poll Results

Today we examine polling data conducted for The Hemlock Society, dba Compassion and Choices POLL No. 1 – Goodwin Simon polled 500 Californians by telephone.  {Population of California = 38.33 Million.} The Hemlock Society, dba Compassion & Choices, is bragging that 64% of polled Californians would support “aid in dying”.  The poll was conducted in …

California Bill to Legalize Assisted Suicide in 2015

Note:  This bill has NOT been “introduced” as stated in the article title.–West Coast Pro-Life ———– California Legislator Introduces Bill to Legalize Assisted Suicide After Prior Bills Fail | LifeNews.com. California ProLife Council, [CPLC] working in conjunction with a coalition of life-affirming groups, has defeated California Assisted Suicide proposals in the past.  But euthanasia advocates …

Methodist Minister: Legalize Assisted Suicide because “The Lord Does Not Want Us To Suffer”

TRADITIONAL CATHOLIC TEACHING:  We are to unite ourselves with Christ’s suffering on His Cross.  Suffering is our pathway to our salvation! Jesus said,  “And he that taketh not up his cross, and followeth me, is not worthy of me.”  Matthew 10:38 Douay-Rheims Bible Holidays are the perfect time to share end-of-life wishes The Lord does …

Portland Archbishop Sample: Physician-assisted suicide and Brittany Maynard

Compassion and Choices are predatory!  They are exploiting this young woman to push their twisted beliefs about life and death. Physician-assisted suicide ‘sows confusion about the purpose of life and death,’ archbishop says | OregonLive.com. Note that the archbishop did not use the trendy term “death with dignity.”  I like that. Archbishop Sample’s Full Statement: …

Assisted suicides increase again in Oregon: patients being pressured to commit suicide

Assisted suicides increase again in Oregon: patients being pressured to commit suicide | LifeSiteNews.com. 1/30/2013. Extensive Report EXCERPT: The Oregon assisted suicide law does not prevent elder abuse. Margaret Dore, the President of Choice is an Illusion and a lawyer from Seattle noted that the Oregon assisted suicide statistics are consistent with elder abuse. Dore stated in her article …

Oregon Bemoans High Suicide Rate While State Promotes Assisted Suicide

Oregon’s suicide rate is 35 percent higher than the national average. The rate is 15.2 suicides per 100,000 people compared to the national rate of 11.3 per 100,000. Oregon’s Public Health Report:  “Suicides in Oregon” “Deaths relating to the death with Dignity Act (physician-assisted suicides) are not classified as suicides by Oregon law and therefore …

Aggressive Publicity for Medical Suicide by Hemlock Society – Brittany Maynard

From the “Wish We Had A Movie Star Spokesperson” department… Dear Readers, A young patient with brain cancer moved from California to Oregon to take advantage of the state’s PAS law (physician assisted suicide). Hemlock Society Logo ​AGGRESSIVE AD CAMPAIGN:  NOW IT BEGINS After gathering information I conclude that this is an aggressive ad campaign …

Medical Journal: Unwilling Doctors Are A Barrier To Patient Suicide

click here:  Redefining Physicians’ Role in Assisted Dying — New England Journal of Medicine EXCERPT: Many medical professionals are uncomfortable with the idea of physicians playing an active role in ending patients’ lives,1 and the American Medical Association (AMA) and various state medical groups oppose legalization. This position is not an insurmountable barrier, however; we …

The GOP Party Platform: Is It Protecting All Life?

THE RIGHT TO LIFE page 8 2012 The California Republican Party is the part y that protects innocent life because we believe life begins at conception and ends at natural death. We support laws that protect unborn children from partial birth, sex selection, and tax-payer funded abortions, and abortions performed as a form of birth …

U.S. Senate Bill could ‘nudge’ the elderly to choose premature death

S. 1549 The Care Planning Act of 2015 Introduced in U.S. Senate Two Articles: 1.  Care Planning Act Introduced in U.S. Senate by Wesley Smith Excerpt This bill would – no doubt in my mind – enable Compassion and Choices [C & C] to meet its ambition of becoming the Planned Parenthood of death by …

Living Life To The Fullest Symposium: Support the Sick and Elderly – Heritage Video

On March 30, 2015, in opposition to the push for doctor-assisted suicide, the Heritage Foundation presents . . . Living Life to Its Fullest: Supporting the Sick and Elderly in their Most Vulnerable Hours Co-hosted by In recent months, heartbreaking stories of Americans struggling with devastating diagnoses have captured our empathy. In response, activists are …

EXPOSED! Compassion & Choices Use Deceptive Practices

Compassion and Choices Used Brittany Maynard’s Death to Secretly Collect Signatures for an Assisted Suicide Petition. WATCH THE VIDEO of a little known investigation, A Petition Without Choices. Throughout the month of October 2014, many people followed the story of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old brain cancer patient who planned to take her own life. Compassion …

Culture Of Death In Catholic Universities

Compiled by West Coast Pro-Life, Nina D. Rhea editor. Pro-Euthanasia Activists Teaching At Catholic Universities:  “Bishops Betrayed On Assisted Suicide” – Crisis Magazine ________________________ Crisis Magazine ​“Suicide’s legalization has been advocated by prominent professors [including non-Catholics and ordained priests] in Catholic universities including Georgetown, Marquette, Santa Clara, and Boston College.​” The professors “have done more …

Euthanasia Quotes – CON

“There is no way to stop the slide once a society steps onto the slippery slope by legalizing physician-assisted suicide.”  Herbert Hendin, MD. before U.S. Congress in 1996. Why Is Doctor-Assisted Suicide the Path to Euthanasia? “The Netherlands has moved from assisted-suicide to euthanasia, from euthanasia for people who are terminally ill to euthanasia for …

Oregon’s Death Law Abuses

This page has reports about abuses and coercions taking place under Oregon’s “Death With Dignity Act”, aka euthanasia. Barbara Wagner When Barbara Wagner’s doctor prescribed a drug that would likely extend her life and would make her more comfortable, her state insurance program refused to authorize payment for it.  Instead, it sent her a letter …

Oregon Proposed Bill Would Expand Euthanasia Law

HB-3337 would re-define “terminal illness” from being given six months to live increased to one year.  Proposed by Oregon Rep. Mitch Greenlick (D-OR).   Oregon Assisted Suicides are Out of Control, Now the Legislature Wants More People to Die Gayle Atteberry.  Life News.  March 2, 2015. Rep. Mitch Greenlick, Chair of the House Committee on Health …

Euthanasia Quotes – PRO

Nina D. Rhea, West Coast Pro-life Editor TODAY, Germans are horrified at the mention of euthanasia, aka assisted suicide! They’ve run that failed experiment!  Be careful of what you don’t understand entirely. The popularity towards “assisted suicide” is due to money. The Institutes of Medicine are fascinated by death studies and how will Medicare pay …

End-Of-Life Brochures

You can order these publications for a very low price.  Distribute them at church, neighbors, family, your own doctor. ‘Informed:  A guide for critical medical decisions’ from Human Life Alliance. Informed is an introductory tool to help patients, families and surrogates more fully participate in the interaction with doctors and other health professionals. Topics include:  …

Message To Senator Lois Wolk: SB-128 End Of Life Option Act

California Senators Bill Monning (D) and Lois Wolk (D) are the sponsors of SB-128 End Of Life Option Act.  To send them a message online, you need an account HERE.  Then, go to the Bill’s page and click the Tab “Comments To Author.” Dear Senator Wolk, Why do you want doctors to become common murderers? …

Life Doesn’t End In Coma for Man With Neisseria Meningitis

BIOETHICS.  January 14, 2014.  By Harold Cassidy. “Teach Your Children:  Assisted Suicide and My Family.” No one wants pain. But the debate about assisted suicide is not just about those who are terminally ill and in pain. It is about all of us. By voting for assisted suicide, we are implicated in an intrinsically immoral …

California Nurses for Ethical Standards Against PAS

PAS = Physician Assisted Suicide California Nurses for Ethical Standards in the news. California Needs Law for Death with Dignity in California.  Published in the Orange County Register, October 14, 2014.  http://www.ocregister.com/articles/death-638464-dignity-life.html Excerpt: ” I often have thought that our society treats pets with far more compassion than it does human beings, allowing animals to …

Euthanasia News & Abuses

Oregon, Vermont, Washington, Belgium, Luxembourg and The Netherlands are the only places in the world that have laws specifically permitting doctor-assisted suicide. Abuses and Complication in Oregon and Washington State.  PDF.  NoAssistedSuicideCA.org. Euthanasia Advocates Will Never Stop at the Terminally Ill:  The Case of Tom Mortier.  Telegraph. Assisted Suicides in Oregon Jump 44% as Abuses …

Stealth Euthanasia and Hospice

DIRECT KILLING or withholding life-sustaining treatment is occurring in America’s hospice programs.  (Hospice settings can be in a private home or a care center.)  Hospice care for Medicare patients over 65 saves millions of dollars for Medicare:  it’s cheaper to put a patient in hospice than in the hospital.  However, hospital treatments could be the …

EUTHANASIA – FACTS

This section is taken from Physicians for Compassionate Care, Dr. William Toffler, et al., located in Oregon.  They are opposed to assisted suicide and euthanasia. Definitions Euthanasia: A doctor or other person administers a lethal agent, such as an overdose of medication or gas, to another person, with the intent of causing the other person’s …

End-of-Life Care News

Paul Hsieh.  Forbes.  9/29/14.  Who Decides What Medical Care You Receive At End of Life Real Clear Politics.  10/14/14.  “Death on Demand Is Not Death With Dignity.” Marilyn Golden worries lest “profit-driven managed health care” subtly steer the sick in the direction of — what’s the word? — dignity.  Dr. B.J. Miller wonders whether in …

Pro-Life Publications Help Make End-Of-Life Decisions

Important!  You can order these publications for a very low price.  Distribute them at church, neighbors, family, your own doctor. ‘Informed:  A guide for critical medical decisions’ from Human Life Alliance. Informed is an introductory tool to help patients, families and surrogates more fully participate in the interaction with doctors and other health professionals. Topics …

Poison Pen Pals: Earl Blumenauer and The Hemlock Society

Career politician Oregon Rep. 3rd District Earl Blumenauer (Democrat) and his relationship with The Hemlock Society. Hemlock Earl The Hemlock Society’s new name is “Compassion & Choices. ”  They have the same goal:  legalizing assisted suicide. C&C says the “Right-To-Die” is a “civil right”  Read on. On October 4, 2011, C&C announced the opening of …

Earl Blumenauer Speaks at Hemlock Society in 2010 – Video

National Suicide Hotline: 800-784-2433   http://www.SuicideHotlines.com ———————————————————————————————————————————- The Hemlock Society has a new name, “Compassion and Choices.”  Watch this video of Democrat from Oregon Rep. 3rd District Earl Blumenauer speak in 2010 at their Portland headquarters, where assisted suicide was legalized in 1997. My rule:  use their original name, the Hemlock Society. Their life’s work:   …

Vital Organ Donors May Receive Tax Credit in Oregon

PRESS RELEASE Contact:  Nina Rhea, Director, Pro-Life Action of Oregon nina@prolifeactionoforegon.org February 4, 2011 (Portland, Ore) The Oregon legislature is considering passage of a bill which would provide tax credits to living donors of vital organs such as a kidney or partial liver. Living donors would be rewarded with a maximum $1,000 tax credit. The …

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  No exceptions, no compromise West Coast Pro-Life is an independent, Catholic, nonviolent,† educational and networking project whose leadership is located near Sacramento CA.  We are dedicated to one simple concept — that all human beings are to be protected and defended from the moment of creation until natural death.  We are in 100% agreement …

Dutch Euthanasia Expert: “We Were Terribly Wrong”

From Patients Rights Council . . . Dutch euthanasia expert:  “We were wrong—terribly wrong, in fact.” A Dutch expert on euthanasia has not only stopped supporting the death practice and the euthanasia law for which he campaigned, but he has made the reasons for his about-face public—something usually frowned upon in Dutch circles. Professor Theo …

Right to Abortion and Right-To-Die Movements Attract Same Ideologues

Ideologues from 1960’s counter culture — homosexuals, feminists, drug cultists, hippy or Communist preachers — are gathering once again.  This time they are attempting to impose their views about dying.  They are obsessive about slogans:  “a perfect death,” “death with dignity,” etc. Updated July 17, 2015 If Planned Parenthood’s abortionist didn’t kill you in your …