What Pent-Up Demand For Euthanasia?

The pro-euthanasia lobby claim 85% support for legalising euthanasia.  Apply this to an ageing western population and you would expect a screaming need for information.

Contrast this with the experience that Philip Nitschke has just had.

Despite being a master of generating publicity via controversy through the media, the combined total of the participants across all three of his suicide seminars in Canada (Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal) is … 85 people.

Philip Nitschke wasn't impressed either.