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Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 7
MAKING FRIENDS WITH NATURE AND NATURAL LAW The fall of human society has not occurred overnight. It has taken many centuries, many millennia in fact, for the Divine potentials and inherent genius of the human being to degrade into the modern...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
God The Mother
IN THE WESTERN WORLD, we are all familiar with the concept of a male god, whether the idea comes from Christianity, Judaism or Mohammedanism. When we think of a male god, at the back of our minds is a picture of an old man in the sky, who has a certain set of...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
A Cup of Hemlock: Dealing with Conflict in Coven and Congregation
There have always been those folks who point out our foibles, and make us take an uncomfortable look at our world, as well as those who simply had the misfortune to point out the obvious when it was unwelcome. Then there are troublemakers, folks who go out of...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
A View on the Wiccan Rede
I was listening to radio evangelist Bob Larson talk to a witch on his radio show. The witch mentioned the Wiccan Rede "as you harm none, do as you will." He snorted and ridiculed the idea that such a simple idea could be a legitimate basis for...
Paganism & Wicca >> The Wiccan Rede
Question the Premises of Society and Science
Question the ultimate validity of the basic premises of society, in particular, scientific theory. Do not accept concepts or statements as truthful simply due to weight of tradition or learned opinion. The synthesis of these statements is a healthy skepticism...
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
The Basics of Vedic Mythology
The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Hemlock: Correspondences
Conium maculatum Poison Folk Names: Beaver Poison, Herb Bennet, Keckies, Kex, Musquash Root, Poison Hemlock, Poison Parsley, Spotted Corobane, Spotted Hemlock, Water Parsley Gender: Feminine Planet: Saturn Element: Water Deity: Hecate Power: Astral Projection,...
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THE HEMLOCK STORY IN BRIEF - Hemlock Society of San Diego
THE HEMLOCK STORY IN BRIEF. Faye Girsh. When Derek Humphry started the Hemlock Society in 1980, out of his garage in Santa.
YOU DON'T KNOW JACK - Hemlock Society of San Diego
Directions to Joyce Beers Center - Hemlock Society of San Diego
Directions to Joyce Beers Center.
the hemlock society
The difference between wild parsnip and Poison Hemlock is that parsnip has deep-yellow flowers.

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Best Bets for fun and interesting things to do in and around La Jolla, Aug. 25
A discussion hosted by the Hemlock Society of San Diego will follow the screening. There is no charge to attend and refreshments will be served. (619) 233-4418.
Catholic ethicist accuses Colorado of working towards legalizing euthanasia
Among Rocks and Stones
Even as a young man he was obsessed with the idea, once even getting literature from the Hemlock Society. It was as if he kept suicide in his back pocket like a pamphlet as a possible way out.
Make end days your own, residents advised
Launched in 1980 as The Hemlock Society, the Denver-based organization has gone through several transformations since then.
Get Going with VIDEOS: Cool off with films, cultural events, comedy and craft
The La Jolla Public Library on Draper Ave will host the Hemlock Society on Sunday, Aug. 28 when they present a screening of HBO's inside look into the life of Dr. Jack Kevorkian.

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Compassion & Choices
1 day ago Compassion & Choices works to improve care and expand choice at the end-of- life.
Hemlock Society - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Hemlock Society USA was a national right-to-die organization founded in Santa Monica, California by Derek Humphry in 1980.
Hemlock Society of San Diego -- closely affiliated with
Official Website of Hemlock Society of San Diego California ( hemlocksocietysandiego.
The REAL Hemlock Society
(Note - The Hemlock Society in the United States has been in existence for 17 years and has an estimated 25000 members.
Farewell to Hemlock - Killed By It's Name - Assisted Suicide
Feb 21, 2005 Controversial in death as in life, the Hemlock Society USA as a name died suddenly on June 13, 2003, in a boardroom in Denver, Colorado.

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