Meet the Woman Who's Picked Her Own Death Date
"I don't want someone else deciding for me whether I'm ready to die or not. I'm not a child anymore—I know what I want."
How Assisted Suicide Affects Doctors
Many physicians are still conflicted about it.
Ronald W. Pies
A Doctor Built a Machine That Helps People Die
"After a minute and a half, you feel disoriented. In five minutes, you're gone."
Marjolein de Jong
Assisted Death Was the Best Option For My Grandmother
I got a text from my sister: On Friday, our Oma was going to die.
What the Supreme Court Nomination Means for All of Us
Here’s how Neil Gorsuch has ruled on birth control and trans rights, plus his thoughts on right-to-die laws.
The VICE Morning Bulletin
Mike Pence will release his tax returns, explosions in Syria kill at least 18, actress Leslie Jones returns to Twitter and more.
Sexual Abuse Victim in Her 20s Allowed Suicide by Doctors in Netherlands
After living with "unbearable" trauma despite psychiatric treatment, a Dutch woman was allowed to end her life. We spoke with a sexual trauma counselor about how to help patients who feel hopeless.
Canada is Legalizing Doctor-Assisted Dying. What Goes on the Death Certificate?
Some patients don't want it on their death certificates because of the stigma.
A Letter Signed by 600 Detainees on Manus Island Pleads for Their Assisted Suicide
I asked its author what the hell is going on over there.
Death Rights Behind Bars
Given 35 life terms, plus an extra 1,035 years, Martin Bryant will die in prison one way or another. But if he had his way, it would be sooner rather than later.
My Game of Life
How video games washed away my suicidal thoughts after my cancer diagnosis.
Should We Stop Using the Phrase 'Assisted Suicide'?
Terms like "aid in dying" paint a better picture of end-of-life decisions, and could give people with terminal illnesses a way to work around laws.