Charlie Gard’s parents were denied THEIR rights as HIS parents to attempt to protect THEIR child’s life because of something called the Complete Lives System.
There are times when the state must step in to protect children from neglect, but in the case of Charlie Gard his parents were being anything but neglectful. They were desperately trying to advocate for their child. It was the state which was preventing Charlie’s parents from attempting to meet Charlie’s health care needs-even though, due to donations and a willing American doctor-it would have cost the UK health care system nothing.
To see why, according to Ezekial Emanual, in the Complete Lives System doctors must be trained to ignore the Hippocratic Oath and the needs of the patient, and to see how long you and your family members might be allowed to live, if this monstrosity of a health care bill is allowed to stand, please click on this link.