Ichabod's Kin
A place for politics, pop culture, and social issues

Posts Tagged ‘Jack Kevorkian

Memorial Day and the Right to Die

May 27, 2010

The poet Auden said “existence is believing we know for whom we mourn, and who is grieving.” Memorial Day may mean trips to cemeteries to decorate graves, parades with war veterans marching and orations, honor guards and gun salutes. But times have changed. Wars that ended in victory fade to a more distant past, and […]