What Does It Mean to Die?

Though she was declared brain-dead by the hospital that treated her, Jahi McMath has remained on a ventilator for four years. Her family and a neurologist argue that she’s still very much alive, challenging the long-held notions of what it means to be dead.

Source: The New Yorker
Published: Jan 29, 2018
Length: 36 minutes (9,000 words)
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