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Whose Right to Die?

Chris Peak | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics
Chris Peak

There is one indisputable fact in the world, that upon birth, every person has every reasonable right to live and live their life for as long as their body can do so. That is not up for debate. What seems to be, however, is whether that person has a right to die.

Here's A Side Of Dr. Kevorkian You've Probably Never Seen -- His Art

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.11.2014 | Arts

Dr. Jack Kevorkian, the man associated with the rather morbid nickname "Dr. Death," is well known for his work advocating for the rights of the termin...

Michael McLaughlin

Fight To The Death Over Jack Kevorkian's Art Erupts

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 12.20.2011 | Weird News

Dr. Death's controversies won't die. Jack Kevorkian, the pathologist at the center of a legal storm for assisting terminally ill patients with comm...

'Dr. Death' Art, Belongings To Be Sold

AP | By JEFF KAROUB | Posted 11.30.2011 | Arts

DETROIT -- Paintings, writings and the iconic blue sweater of assisted suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian are going up for auction, his attorney and clos...

Thank You, Dr. Kevorkian

Diane Dimond | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics
Diane Dimond

My family didn't always have deep discussions but we talked openly about death -- thanks to Dr. Jack Kevorkian.

'Body Worlds' Creator Gunther von Hagens To Display Own Corpse After Death

nytimes.com | STEVEN ERLANGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

PARIS -- Gunther von Hagens says he is dying, and he wants to put his preserved corpse on display as part of his popular "Body Worlds" exhibitions. ...

You Still Won't Know Jack

Lewis M. Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lewis M. Cohen

Hollywood is masterful at both humanizing and capturing our sympathies for brave revolutionaries, but Kevorkian is not one of those champions.

Hey Sarah Palin! Why Not Actually Read Dr. Emanuel's article on rationing limited resources?

Lennard Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lennard Davis

While Sarah Palin may not like the idea that any citizen should be denied health care, how would she suggest we distribute the precious few kidneys available to a long list of people on dialysis?

Aribert Heim, Most Wanted Nazi, Died In Cairo In 1992: Reports

AP | DAVID RISING and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Documents have surfaced in Egypt showing the world's most-wanted Nazi war criminal, concentration camp doctor Aribert Heim, died in Cair...

Nazi-Hunter, Dr. Death: Search Narrows For Infamous Nazi Named "Dr Death"

AP | JEANNETTE NEUMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — The world's top Nazi-hunter said Thursday he's made progress in finding 94-year-old "Doctor Death," a former concentra...

Jack Kevorkian Planning Congressional Run

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Assisted-suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian plans to run for Congress, complicating a Michigan race that is expected to be among the m...