BEWARE THE ASSISTED-SUICIDE BOMBER: Right-to-die campaigners are now using death to promote their cause.

Yuill, Kevin (2015) BEWARE THE ASSISTED-SUICIDE BOMBER: Right-to-die campaigners are now using death to promote their cause. Spiked-online.

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Abstract

Despite the crushing parliamentary defeat for the Assisted Dying Bill last month, the right-to-die campaign continues. But it’s no longer a struggle fought out in the democratic arena; it’s now a guerrilla war. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the rise of assisted-suicide bombers. These are the individuals who kill themselves in a blaze of publicity, blasting out emotional shrapnel in an effort to inflict maximum damage on those opposed to legalising assisted dying.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Social Sciences > Health and Social Care
Culture > History and Politics
Law > Law
Social Sciences
Divisions: Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries
Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries > School of Media and Communications
Depositing User: Kevin Yuill
Date Deposited: 29 Mar 2016 08:17
Last Modified: 18 Dec 2019 15:38
URI: http://sure.sunderland.ac.uk/id/eprint/6042
ORCID for Kevin Yuill: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-6321-6616

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