Alex Schadenberg comments on suicide activist, Philip Nitschke.
Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director – Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionA CTV news report by Avis Favaro explores the controversial assisted suicide activist, Philip Nitschke. Favaro interviewed Nitschke during his recent tour promoting suicide techniques and information. Nitschke sells suicide information and devices world-wide. Nitscke told Favaro:”It is a medically assisted privilege doled out to a select few who satisfy criteria. Many of us, including myself, think death and dying is a right,” he told the small crowd who gathered to hear him. Nitschke’s controversial campaign has already played a role in ending at least one life in Canada: Adam Maier-Clayton. The 26-year-old suffered from intractable