When Terri Schiavo's feeding tube was removed over a decade ago because her ex-husband was able to convince a judge that she wouldn't want to "live that way," I thought human beings had sunk as low as we could on the evolutionary scale of morality. Then came Charlie Gard.
Those who are sick, either in body or in mind, are my concern. They should concern all of us. Looking away when they reach out and say "please help," is the sign of a society that doesn't deserve to be "great again," and which quite possibly never really was.
See Christine Flowers on Channel 6's "Inside Story" Sunday at 11:30 a.m.