Belgium Considers Letting Children Choose Suicide

What is it with the Low Countries?

Reminds me of a piece they ran in First Things years ago on Abandoning Children to Their Rights.

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  • MarylandBill

    Just wait for it. First it will be allowing some children to choose euthanasia, then it will be allowing their parents to choose in the event the child is not able. Finally it will be extended so that if you are sick, your family can choose to end your suffering… whether you want them to or not.

  • Pax Christi

    Dear God in heaven….and people wonder why we have as many troubles as we do with psychological illnesses. *head desk*

  • Blog Goliard

    “Don’t be silly. Just because we’re changing the meaning of marriage in *this* way doesn’t mean anyone will ever support lowering the age of consent. Consent is the bedrock principle all are agreed on…and everyone knows minors can’t consent to something as important as marriage!”