Choice and dignity 'Bob Cole 68, suffering from terminal cancer has called for a change to UK law on assisted dying, just hours before he is due to end his own life at the Dignitas clinic in Switzerland. His decision to end his own life at 2 pm today comes only 18 months after watching wife, Ann Hall, undertake the very same journey and end her life at Dignitas rather than suffer a cruel and degenerative death as a result of progressive supranuclear palsy, a fatal brain disease.'
So many people exist in their lives because they are always trying to measure themselves by others. More often then not, it is the pressure from generational and social conditioning; from the main stream religions that expect followers to have ‘faith’ based through fear. This leads to generation after generation growing up racked with guilt and self doubt and most assuredly keeps them at the furthest point from their true abundance and the magnificence they are here to be. Am I Good Enough?
As the child of an Afghan mother and Pakistani father raised in Norway, Deeyah Khan knows what it's like to be a young person stuck between your community and your country. In this powerful, emotional talk, the filmmaker unearths the rejection and isolation felt by many Muslim kids growing up in the West -- and the deadly consequences of not embracing our youth before extremist groups do.