Re: Suicide as a Natural Right. (was: Re: In defense of Friendliness)

From: Gordon Worley (
Date: Sun Oct 20 2002 - 06:53:13 MDT

On Sunday, October 20, 2002, at 04:33 AM, Aaron McBride wrote:

> I just want to make it clear. I'm not saying that suicide is
> definitely not a natural right, just that I doubt that it is. I have
> tried to provide some examples of why I see it as unnatural. I'm not
> even sure that there is such a thing as a "natural right", but I
> didn't want my silence to be taken as agreement with the statement
> that I quoted in my original post. Please don't take my future
> silence on this topic as agreement. I'll be in the chat room
> frequently to discuss this further.

I thought that everyone here was beyond the errors of natural rights,
but I guess not. Here's a little link for you:

There are probably better links, but I'm not going to take the time to
find them.

Also, let's not debate natural rights here; it's already a dead horse.
If you want to discuss it, there are many forums on the Internet for
discussion of philosophy, religion, and logic.

Gordon Worley                              "You're not going crazy ...                     you're going sane ... in a                                crazy world!"
PGP:  0xBBD3B003                                           --The Tick

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