Tragically, writer, comedian and disability advocate Stella Young was not among those to suffer the curse of having lived for too long. The sudden death of this vibrant young woman last year caused a shockwave among those who had come to respect and admire her.
Would legalising euthanasia diminish the rights of people with disabilities?
Disability activist Stella Young fought hard against legalising euthanasia, finding it to be an ablist concept that dismisses the experience of those with disabilities. Does a new Greens initiative for death with dignity undermine Young's campaign?