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To the Mercy Killers Analysis

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Dudley Randall’s poem To the Mercy Killers tackles one of the most controversial issues in America today: euthanasia. No other issue has divided and caused much division and divergence in thought and views in this county as mercy killing and has through the years along with abortion become the defining topic of politics in America. Mercy killing and in fact the very question of what defines life has becoming a moral dilemma and a divisive factor in our society. Dudley Randall’s To the Mercy Killers is a moving appeal against the practice of mercy killing and the tormenting affect it has on its victims. The poem was written in 1973 by the African-American poet and librarian Dudley Randall and has since become one of the most effective…show more content…
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