Assisted Dying Bill

Why I’m sick of slippery-slope arguments

19 September 2015 8:00 am

Well, of course the Assisted Dying Bill failed. It mattered not a jot that an overwhelming majority of public opinion…

Spectator letters: Mental health and assisted dying

5 September 2015 9:00 am

Suicide and assisted dying Sir: As a mental health practitioner, I am grateful to Douglas Murray (‘Death watch’, 29 August)…

Assisted dying? Ancient religion was all for it

12 July 2014 9:00 am

There is something mildly unexpected about religious groups’ hostility to euthanasia. After all, in the ancient world one of the…

Spectator letters: A surgeon writes on assisted dying, and an estate agent answers Harry Mount

12 July 2014 9:00 am

Real help for those in pain Sir: The fickleness of existence is exemplified by the fact that being Tony Blair’s…

The terminal confusion of Dignity in Dying

5 July 2014 9:00 am

If you were around in the days when the US series M*A*S*H was a regular feature on British television, its…

The fight for your life is now raging

2 November 2013 9:00 am

Beneath your noses, a great change in this country is being planned. Secret polls have been taken, and a private…