December 25th 2010

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Articles from this issue:

EDITORIAL: China: absolute power corrupts absolutely

CANBERRA OBSERVED: Prime Minister Gillard's mishandling of WikiLeaks

UNITED STATES: WikiLeaks founder should face criminal charges in US

THE GREENS: Why Liberals and Labor must preference Greens last

EUTHANASIA: Wrong response to epidemic of isolation among seniors

CULTURE AND CIVILISATION: Why C.S. Lewis wrote his science fiction trilogy

RUSSIA: Will Putin challenge Medvedev in 2012?

TAIWAN: WikiLeaks rattle Taiwan's external relationships

POLITICAL CORRECTNESS: Offended by the offended

ENVIRONMENT: Frog extinction: another 'global warming' myth

SEXUAL ANARCHY: From temptation to tolerance to approval

OPINION: Greens' flawed policies burden families

WikiLeaks 1 (letter)

WikiLeaks 2 (letter)

Logical flaws in push for same-sex marriage (letter)

A miracle for Nicholas? (letter)

AS THE WORLD TURNS: Parents, police perplexed at rise in cyber-bullying / Stalin's American dupes exposed

CINEMA: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, in 3D (rated PG)

BOOK REVIEW: THE TYRANNY OF GUILT: An Essay on Western Masochism, by Pascal Bruckner


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miracle for Nicholas? (letter)

by Atala Ladd

News Weekly, December 25, 2010

Thank you for publishing extracts from the letter of a courageous dying man, Nicholas Tonti-Filippini, PhD, who writes vigorously in opposition to euthanasia (News Weekly, December 11, 2010).

His compassionate words on behalf of all those who are seriously disabled and in chronic pain, show heroic courage. His open letter to South Australia's Premier Mike Rann must have affected all those who read it.

The campaign for life needs the expertise of bioethicists such as Dr Tonti-Filippini. Let's all pray for a miracle cure for Nicholas. Deo volente.

(Mrs) Atala Ladd,
Box Hill North, Vic.

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