Argumentative Essay: The Right To Assisted Suicide

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Would you be for or against suicide if a loved one were to ask for it? Well, according to the Gallup polls, about sixty-eight percent of the U.S. population agreed that they would allow their loved ones to get a dose of Euthanasia if it were ever brought up as a last solution. The right to assisted suicide is a very significant topic that is discussed endlessly, back and forth. With that said, one thing that does generally concern me is how the procedure takes place, like, from the physicians perspective. I imagine that they are the one’s helping with the procedure because it’s not an easy task, they’re basically helping end a life. Along with that, I also believe that people who are in constant pain, whether it be mentally or physically, should…show more content…
So long as they’re truly mentally ready to say yes to Euthanasia. My position makes sense simply because when I say that I support assisted suicide, I envision my loved ones and even me, maybe wanting this procedure to go through in the future for ourselves, who knows. What I do know is that I wouldn’t want to see my family leave this world knowing that there was something that could have been done to help them pass away in dignity and hopefully even peace, willingly of course. To support my claim, the author of Euthanasia Respects Individual Anatomy and Requires Deliberation, Mars Cramer, writes about how his wife’s choice to get assisted suicide was the right decision for both of them, but most importantly for his wife as she was constantly having to go to the hospital to no means end. He also writes about how him and his wife were supporters way before Euthanasia was legalized, because they strongly believed that they had a right to leave this world through assisted suicide. This article supports my belief in which both the author and me agree that Euthanasia should be legalized so if there were ever a chance in which we or our loved ones need it, it would be at our disposal, no questions asked. After all, we all have a right to our own life as it was given to us
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