Deacon-structing Life Support: Alfie Evans
23-month-old Alfie Evans sleeps in his mother Kate’s arms.
By now I’m sure you’ve heard about Alfie Evans – the 23-month-old British boy who was removed from life support last week.
Let me begin by saying that most of us were not in that Liverpool hospital for the year or so that Alfie was on a ventilator and receiving care. Most of us do not have all the details and there is so much misinformation, anger and vitriol out there that it’s hard to keep it all straight.
My hope is not to explain what went on, because it’s impossible to know with