The church can be a space for difficult conversations about choices at the end of life—along with being a place for communal care.
Brittany Maynard's story is compelling—but not typical. Basing policy on cases like hers can be dangerous to the people the policy affects.
As a review committee member, I assured foreign delegations that the Dutch model was a good one. That conclusion has become harder to support.
What troubles me greatly about Oregon’s law—and the movement for more like it—is its name.