In defence of Peter Singer

Michael Cook | 19 February 2020 | FEATURES |  
tags: disability, free speech, New Zealand, Peter Singer

Our choice for the Nobel Peace Prize – just in case they are overlooked

Carolyn Moynihan | 11 October 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: disability, Down Syndrome, Nobel Peace Prize

How to ruin lives

J. Budziszewski | 05 September 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: Appalachia, disability, opioid epidemic, welfare fraud

Intellectually disabled persons deserve respect

Audrey D. Cole | 09 July 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: disability, human dignity, Jean Vanier

How do the Dutch respond to euthanasia requests from the intellectually disabled?

Michael Cook | 16 April 2018 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: assisted suicide, disability, euthanasia, Netherlands

Stephen Hawking: looking back on a colleague’s spectacular success against all odds

Martin Rees | 19 March 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: disability, science, Stephen Hawking, technology

‘It’s about people like me’: disabled and dead against euthanasia

Liz Carr | 18 August 2017 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: assisted suicide, disability, liz carr

What do disabled people think about assisted suicide?

Liz Carr | 29 March 2017 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: assisted suicide, disability

My Feral Heart: finally, a positive portrayal of Down syndrome

Michael Cook | 21 March 2017 | POPCORN |  
tags: disability, Down syndrome, down syndrome, film reviews

Melanie and Madeline, changing the face of beauty

Mary Le Rumeur | 21 March 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: disability, Down syndrome, down syndrome, fashion model
Two young women with Down Syndrome present their special charm to the world.

Peter Singer interviewed about, well, everything

Michael Cook | 27 February 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, disability, disability rights, ethics, Peter Singer
Criticisms of the utilitarian philosopher Peter Singer are often based on books or articles published decades ago. Here are his latest views.

Single? Then you are labouring under a disability!

Marcus Roberts | 26 October 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: children, disability, infertility, WHO

Why has Japan’s massacre of disabled gone unnoticed?

Rachel Adams | 01 September 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: disability, Japan, Sagamihara
Mass killings in Paris, Nice, Orlando, Kabul and Baghdad draw world-wide attention. Japan's tragedy vanished

Isn’t killing 19 disabled people a hate crime?

Paul Russell | 02 August 2016 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: disability, disability rights, euthanasia, hate crimes, Japan

Me Before You: life, disability and ‘inspiration porn’

Xavier Symons | 15 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: assisted suicide, Dignitas, disability, films
The British rom-com wraps a poison pill in sparkly cellophane.

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