13 December 2005

We call ourselves civilized

Filed under: Ponderings

…but we still murder people in the name of the State. We don’t practice “an eye for an eye” anywhere else, why there? I don’t condone what Tookie did (or Bundy, or anyone else) but the death penalty is just wrong. Someday, through the clear lens of looking back at the past I hope we, or our descendants, will see that.

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