Friday, January 28, 2005

Rational suicide

The media in Canada is reporting that an Ontario man who is terminally ill will take his life tonight (Friday) by using a plastic bag filled with helium. The man says there will be 50 people present at his suicide. Interesting to see if this goes through.

- Derek Humphry

Tuesday, January 25, 2005

Books, Video and Documents available at ERGO-Store

Essays on Euthanasia by Derek Humphry

Wednesday 26 January, 2005

Recent essays at include:

The Future of the Right-To-Die Movement

Assisted Suicide Laws Around the World

Past essays covered helping a loved one to die, how euthanasia is practiced in the Netherlands, and an examination of the Nazi so-called ‘euthanasia’.


Wednesday 26 January, 2005

Become a Member Today. Help ERGO In It’s Work To Achieve Choices In Dying.

Running a nonprofit organization with worldwide visibility like ERGO requires funding and support from people like you. Find out how you can help to further the cause of choice in dying.

Visit "Euthanasia World Directory"

Euthanasia Research & Guidance Organization (ERGO)

The Euthanasia World Directory
Hosted by ERGO and Derek Humphry

Self-Deliverance / Voluntary Euthanasia / Assisted Suicide Information Resource

Some items you can find at :

Connection to the ERGO-Store
Full descriptions of books, printed documents and Final Exit video from Derek Humphry and ERGO. Some books and documents available as downloadable eBooks and eDocs.

Essays by Derek Humphry

Court Opinions and Law - Oregon's Death with Dignity Act

World Laws on Assisted Suicide

Glossary of Terms Concerning End of Life Issues

Who's What & What's What FAQ



Links to Other Right-to-Die Organizations

New ERGO-Store Now Online

Friday 21 January, 2005

Derek Humphry and ERGO announces the opening of the new ERGO-Store at

The new ERGO-Store features:

* Complete descriptions of all items available through ERGO including books, eBooks, eDocs, printed documents and the Final Exit Video.

* SSL secure purchasing.

* Purchase with credit card, e-check, PayPal, regular check and money order.

* Domestic and International shipping.

* Post and/or read customer reviews of all the ERGO-Store products. (reviews require moderator approval).

* Subscribe to an ERGO-Store product newsletter to keep informed on the latest ERGO-Store product updates.

* ERGO-Store best sellers list.

* Ability to search entire ERGO-Store (search on keywords or phrases).

* Refer-a-Friend option allows you to easily inform others of products and information presented in the ERGO-Store.

ERGO will be updating and improving the store website thougout the coming year. If you have any comments or questions please email them to the ERGO Store.

Thank you,

Derek Humphry