Wesley J. Smith is a senior fellow at the Discovery Institute’s Center on Human Exceptionalism, and consults for the Patients Rights Council.
Wesley J. Smith
If COVID becomes the excuse for government and Big Business to exert extreme control, even greater intrusions on civil liberties will surely follow. Continue Reading »
California’s hostility to religious freedom has resulted in concerted efforts in the Golden State to sacrifice this first liberty on the altar of secular cultural imperatives. Continue Reading »
Just this year, several countries legalized euthanasia or prepared to open that lethal door in the near future. Continue Reading »
“A society that believes in nothing can offer no argument even against death.” Continue Reading »
Michael Hickson died on June 11 because his doctors did not believe he had a sufficient “quality of life” to justify curative treatment.
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The American Clinicians Academy on Medical Aid in Dying recently published formal guidelines that permit doctors to assist suicides via the Internet. Continue Reading »
Proliferating litigation against Catholic medical institutions threatens the fundamental right of free exercise of religion. Continue Reading »
In Germany, people now have the absolute right to commit suicide and receive assistance in doing so for any reason or no identifiable reason at all. Continue Reading »
Belgium is prosecuting three doctors for illegal euthanasia. Continue Reading »
The forced dehydration of a patient in France affirms a deadly bioethics. Continue Reading »