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Terry Gross

‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’ Opens To Rave Reviews

BY DANIEL GAITAN |  Get your favorite cardigan ready — and stuff it with tissues. Focus Features’ hotly anticipated documentary on Fred Rogers, Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, opens Friday in select theaters. It already boasts an impressive 98 percent “Fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes. “Oscar winner Morgan Neville carves in stone the case for Rogers’ […]

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Choosing Not To Eat And Drink: Some Terminally Ill Hasten Death

The choice to stop eating and drinking is a legal and ethical option to hasten death, says end of life counselor Judith Schwarz of Compassion & Choices, an organization that provides support to terminally ill patients. Schwarz discussed voluntary stopping of eating and drinking, or V.S.E.D., with Terry Gross on NPR’s weekday magazine, Fresh Air. […]

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