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Articles of The Dossier: The Value of Life

EUTHANASIA/ What happens when The New York Times joins forces with the Catholic Church

ANDREA STAITI comments on the referendum in Massachusetts on “assisted suicide”, the surprising voices against it, and the progressaholics who voted in favor of it.
Culture & Religion

CANADA/ Salvation from Medical Suicide

The Supreme Court of British Colombia declared Canada’s law preventing medically delivered suicide unconstitutional. PETER STOCKLAND comments on this decision and its consequences.
Culture & Religion

REPRODUCTION/ The doctor: forcing the hand of nature can lead to malformations

Ethics Committee President SALVATORE MANCUSO discusses the results of recent research which found that a child born with assisted conception is more likely to be malformed.
Science & Technology

CHILDREN/ The beauty of the unexpected

LUIGI BALLERINI discusses the temptation to try to predict and control everything about our lives and our children, when the person is free to act in surprising ways.
Culture & Religion

AIDS/ Rose (Uganda): A prostitute with HIV is a human being who deserves love

ROSE BUSINGYE, who cares for people living with HIV in Uganda, comments on what has happened in Greece, where officials posted photos of prostitutes infected with HIV on the internet.
Welfare & Subsidiarity

HIV/ WYA and AVSI: Focus on the dignity of the person

The World Youth Alliance held a conference in Rome on women’s health, focusing on HIV/AIDS, and featuring AVSI’s method of looking at the person and promoting his dignity. 
Welfare & Subsidiarity

AUSTRALIA/ Assisted suicide: Is it just in the interest of the patient?

LYLE SHELTON of the Australian Christian Lobby comments on the Supreme Court sentencing a man to jail for assisting a suicide and how euthanasia can be used to further other interests.
Culture & Religion

HEALTH/ Purpose, Palliative Care, and Respect for Human Life

ADAM MACLEOD writes on the Massachusetts doctors’ opposition to physician-assisted suicide. Aiding the deliberate destruction of human life has no place in the doctor’s job description
Culture & Religion

VALUE OF LIFE/ The strange “courage” of a woman who preferred to abandon her child

A girl crossed paths with an unknown woman, and put a bundle in her hands, who ran to the nearest house of nuns, caring for the Child Jesus, incarnate this year even more than usual
Culture & Religion

HUMAN TRAFFICKING/ End a Contemporary Slavery

A culture of exploitation and violence, especially sexual exploitation of children, is at epidemic levels also here in the United States and around the world
Politics & Society
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