I signed up as doctor to save life, and comfort when life ends. I did not sign up to ascribe some people less worth, and allow their death, or actively kill them. The ban on abortion and euthanasia goes back to Hippocrates: the pressure to procure abortifacients or open the veins of patricians existed then. … Continue reading Against killing, sort of.
That the cares of this world and the lure of wealth choke our effectiveness is obvious. But what does it mean? What do the rich do? I know people of the left who are members of boards and wield a tremendous amount of power regardless of the political party that has the treasury this week. … Continue reading No theological virtue signals.