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Medical Aid in Dying Discussed on ‘Morning Show’

by: Jessica Harrington

Brian Monteiro, Massachusetts Campaign Manager for Compassion & Choices, and Lee Marshall, long-time advocate for Medical Aid in Dying, will visit “The Morning Show” on March 4th to discuss the End of Life Options Act under consideration by the legislature.

Host Mary Jacobsen will interview Monteiro and Marshall about what options are covered in the bill, safeguards built into the legislation, and how they assess the bill’s prospects.

Women’s HERstory Month Events Coordinator Camille Garro  will also visit the show to discuss upcoming March programs and to explain the theme of the “Iron Butterfly.”

Garro will be accompanied by authors Adair Rowland, who wrote “Flo Asks After Ida B. Wells,” and Deb Severo, who wrote the dramatic monologue “Defying the Odds: Anne Lister, 19th Century Lesbian and Landowner,” and Deirdre Budzyna, who directed “Metamorphoses of Woman – Part Two.”

“The Morning Show” airs Thursday at 9 a.m. on Channel 9 and WJOP (FM 96.3) and live streams on YouTube (click on YouTube at After broadcast, look on the YouTube Playlist for “The Morning Show.”

Each show also airs on WJOP on Friday at 8 a.m., Tues. at 4 p.m. and Wed. at 3 p.m., and is available on the Sound Cloud (click on the cloud at


For more information contact:

Mary Jacobsen

(978)255- 7523


Sarah Hayden

Executive Director

Newburyport Community Media


Jessica Harrington

Jessica Harrington

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