A "conservative" and a physician.
Death panels, anyone?
I guess 'first do no harm' does not apply to crips and retards, right?
He apologized and quit only because he offended people.
This is something that scares the living daylights out of me-the number of people who think that the disabled should be killed, that their lives aren't worth living. This SOB said it out loud, a lot of other think it quietly.
We need them out of public office and the hell away from our children.
At least this one is now. There are plenty of sympathizers with his position though out there-a silent but large group.
"Retired GP Owen Lister made his sick suggestion to fellow councillors
as they discussed sending the youngsters to a £3,000-a-week care home. Mr Lister, 79, told them: "I would guillotine them."
"He has now quit as deputy mayor but yesterday stood by his outburst."
He said: "I indicated at that point that perhaps the guillotine might be better.
"These are children you can't educate. It's merely a matter of caring for them until they die.
"The only difference between a terminally ill patient and a severely handicapped child is time."
"The councillor, of Swindon, Wiltshire, argued the funds should instead be used to cut NHS waiting lists."
He wants to guillotine KIDS LIKE THIS.
When you read an article like that, and see kids like this-well, as a special needs parent it makes my heart ache and soar.