Last updated on: 7/9/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 20, 2010

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“The BBC is the world’s leading public service broadcaster… Established by a Royal Charter, the BBC is a public service broadcaster funded by the licence fee paid by UK households.

We use the income from the licence fee to provide services including 9 national TV channels – in addition BBC Three, the first TV channel in the world to switch online in 2016 – plus regional programming, 10 national radio stations, 40 local radio stations and an extensive website.”

“At a Glance,” bbc.co.uk (accessed July 2, 2018)

Mission:

“To enrich people’s lives with programmes and services that inform, educate and entertain.”

“Values,” bbc.co.uk (accessed July 2, 2018)

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. What Is Passive Euthanasia?
  2. What Is Non-Voluntary Euthanasia?
  3. What Is a Do-Not-Resuscitate Order (DNR)?
  4. Would Improving Palliative Care Decrease Patient Requests for Physician-Assisted Suicide?
  5. Would Legalizing Physician-Assisted Suicide or Voluntary Euthanasia Create a Slippery Slope to Non-Voluntary or Involuntary Euthanasia?
  6. Would Legalizing Physician-Assisted Suicide or Voluntary Euthanasia Create a Slippery Slope to Non-Voluntary or Involuntary Euthanasia?
  7. What Is Euthanasia?
  8. Should Terri Schiavo's Feeding Tube Have Been Removed?