Euthanasia and marriage equality are matters of life and death


Resolving these two critical areas of public debate is an opportunity to show exactly how much we care about our fellow citizens, writes AMA President Dr Michael Gannon.

In recent months, we have seen concurrent discussion on two social and health issues: euthanasia/physician-assisted suicide and marriage equality/same-sex marriage.

Perhaps the reason they have been grouped together is because of the support that both these issues have from the so-called progressive left, and the presumed opposition of so-called conservative