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This Week in the Movement

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Throughout the week, we keep people up-to-date with information about the Death with Dignity movement and other topics related to end-of-life care through Facebook and Twitter. Below are highlights from this week.

Efforts regarding Death with Dignity:

  • Massachusetts advocate, Dr. Marcia Angell, and Death with Dignity National Center Executive Director, Peg Sandeen were featured in an article by the Pew Center of the States.
  • In Williamstown, MA, a local grassroots committee talked to their fellow residents about the state's Death with Dignity initiative.
  • Some upcoming events in Massachusetts to help people learn more about their iniative were announced:
    • Thursday, Sept. 20, State Rep. Kaufman will hold a public policy forum.
    • Monday, Oct. 15, Boston University School of Law will host their Pike lecture featuring Dr. Marcia Angell.
  • Michael Sales from Newburyport, MA explained why he supports the state's Death with Dignity initiative.

Discussions about death, dying, and grieving:

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Posted on September 14, 2012 in In the News, Massachusetts, New England


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