The death of Charlie Gard demonstrates what is wrong with assisted-suicide laws and socialism. By design, social programs cannot address individual’s needs. Within a socialist health care system, like that in the United Kingdom, the value of human life is assessed by economic class and economic utility/cost to the state. It is called economic determinism.
In 2008, when 64-year old Barbara Wagner received her diagnosis she was frightened, but the rejection letter from her insurance company was shattering.
Doctor Prescribed Suicide is a complex issue with lots of history, and so this procedure will unfold over time, giving us all pause and somethings about which to think.