Few social issues are more inflammatory than euthanasia. Careful! gives you the highlights of developments around the world. Here are the year’s top posts. 

Belgian kids get the ultimate Christmas present 

Oregon releases murky assisted suicide stats

20 things you might not know about assisted suicide in Europe

Euthanasia for children is wrong

The inexorable bracket creep of euthanasia in Belgium

Nitschke and Exit must answer questions

Is terminal sedation slow euthanasia?

California company selling helium hoods for suicides

Putting doctors above the law

New first for Belgium: prisoner euthanasia

Tasmanian euthanasia bill defeated, 13-11

La Force de iFop: France’s bizarre path to euthanasia

Paternalism in the Apple Isle

Michael Cook

Michael Cook is the editor of MercatorNet. He lives in Sydney, Australia.