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I must disagree with the view that there is no substantial difference between the withdrawal of a gastrostomy tube and the prescribing of drugs to end an life. I see no ethical or compassionate dimension in allowing slow starvation. To administer a measured overdose of Morphine, or such,
is much kinder. The person dies with dignity and in the minimum of pain.
How passive killing with no regard to co...
How passive killing with no regard to compassion is considered preferable
to actively ending suffering baffles me.