The Terri Schiavo Saga: The Making of a Tragedy and Lessons Learned
- Poll finds most churchgoers support removal of Schiavo feeding tube. // National Catholic Reporter;4/1/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 22, p6
Reports on the support of most American churchgoers on the removal of Terri Schiavo's feeding tube according to a new Gallup Poll Ltd. in U S. Percentage of people for the support on the removal of Schiavo's feeding tube; Assistance of most Republicans, independents and Democrats on the support...
- A Woman's Life Versus an Inept Press. // Human Life Review;Fall2003, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p80
Reprints an article by Nat Hentoff about case of brain-injured patient Terri Schiavo and right to die issue in the U.S. originally published in the "Village Voice".
- The Culture of Death. // Human Life Review;Fall2003, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p87
Reprints an article by Nat Hentoff about the case of brain-injured patient Terri Schiavo and the right to die movement in the U.S. originally published in the "Village Voice".
- Complexity vs. emotionalism. // National Catholic Reporter;4/8/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 23, p2
Distinguishes the television coverage and the print coverage of the Terri Schiavo case. Observation that print media carried more background information about Schiavo's medical condition; Details on the years of therapy to which she had failed to respond and the "swallow" tests she had...
- THE RIGHT TO LIVE OR DIE. Stein, Lisa // U.S. News & World Report;3/28/2005, Vol. 138 Issue 11, p10
Reports that court orders and subpoenas collided as Congress and state courts battled over whether to remove the feeding tube of Terri Schiavo, a severely brain-damaged Florida woman whose case has become a major right-to-die issue.
- An Autopsy Won't End It. Leo, John // U.S. News & World Report;6/27/2005, Vol. 138 Issue 24, p60
Comments on the dispute over the Terri Schiavo case. Comments of Joan Didion in an article in the "New York Review of Books"; Didion's perception of the struggle to spare Schiavo's life as a civil rights intervention; The ethical argument; How the media confused the issue; Author's contention...
- Truncating Catholic tradition. Sunshine, Edward R. // National Catholic Reporter;4/8/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 23, p7
Points out that what Catholics need in the tragic situation of the Terri Schiavo case is a vigorous, rational discussion of various courses of action and a fair evaluation of the strengths and weaknesses of each. Observation that while the Florida bishops bring up valid considerations they leave...
- Life, death, and politics. Borger, Gloria // U.S. News & World Report;11/10/2003, Vol. 135 Issue 16, p36
Comments on end-of-life issues, in light of the Terri Schiavo case in Florida. View that the Republican Party and conservatives will use the Schiavo case for a right-to-life campaign to protect the vulnerable; Discussion of why politicians should not consider the issue of end-of-life decisions...
- Hard Cases and the Politics of Righteousness. Schneider, Carl E. // Hastings Center Report;May/Jun2005, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p24
Discusses the ramifications of hard medical cases and the politics of righteousness in the bioethics dispute arising from the termination of treatment of Terri Schiavo who suffered from persistent vegetative state. Problems associated with living wills as demonstrated in the case; Possible...