Kara Tippetts, Brittany Maynard, and ‘death with dignity’

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News Ethic of Life

c. 2015 Religion News Service

(RNS) Metastatic breast cancer took Kara Tippetts from her pastor husband, Jason, and their four children on Sunday (March 22). She was just 38. But in her last years of life, her saga of accepting suffering became, in a quietly powerful way, a cultural force for another way of choosing death with dignity, one that refused to hasten death.