Producer’s Note: March 31 marks the seventh anniversary of Terri Schaivo’s court-ordered death by starvation & dehydration. This week, we remember Terri’s life & legacy and we continue to keep her family in our prayers.
Monday, March 26 – Wednesday, March 28
7121 – Nat Hentoff’s Reflections on Terri Schiavo, Part 1
7122 – Nat Hentoff’s Reflections on Terri Schiavo, Part 2
7123 – Nat Hentoff’s Reflections on Terri Schaivo, Part 3
As we begin our week of remembrance, Carol reviews an article written by columnist Nat Hentoff shortly after Terri Schiavo’s death which originally appeared in Human Life Review. In the article, Mr. Hentoff examines the impact the “quality of life” ethic is having on medical treatment for those with disabilities.
Thursday, March 29
7124 – Terri’s Day
To honor Terri Schindler Schiavo, and raise awareness of other disabled patients like her, Terri’s family, through the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network, designated March 31 as “Terri’s Day.” Today, Carol discusses ways pro-lifers can honor Terri’s legacy and protect their loved ones from the same fate.
Friday, March 30
7125 – Remembering Terri
On the eve of the 7th anniversary of her court-ordered death by starvation and dehydration, Carol remembers the life of Terri Schindler Schiavo.
- Resource Links:
- Terri Schaivo Life & Hope Network
- Village Voice (March 22, 2005): Terri Schiavo: Judicial Murder
- The Will to Live
- NRLC’s Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics