Dying to Die
Janet Adkins, an unknown woman from Portland, Oregon, was diagnosed with early Alzheimer’s disease. She and her husband became internationally known when she elected to be the first, and only person to end her life with the help of Dr. Jack Kevorkian using his controversial “suicide machine.”
I Only Wanted to Live
Three mass deportations. A death sentence. One remarkable story of survival. Then Leosz was only six, his life changed completely. World War II broke out in 1939, sweeping the young boy into the whirlwind of the Holocaust. For six long torturous years, Leosz sees and goes through everything: myriads of overcrowded transports headed for concentration camps, life on the streets of occupied Poland as an abandoned child, hiding from cruel Nazis, forced labor under conditions of starvation and the constant threat of death.