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Judicial killing still used in Europe

Lest we Europeans feel smug about our supposed eradication of the barbarity that is capital punishment, it is worth noting that judicial killing (you cannot call it “murder” when it is legally sanctioned) is still practised in one enclave of the continent. More here, from a grieving mother.
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Pity Moscow’s gourmands as Putin’s sanctions bite deep

News : The Great Debate (9 hours ago)

I find Vladimir Putin annoying at the best of times, but this month my distaste has blossomed into unbridled loathing. By imposing sanctions on food imports from the United States, European Union, Canada and Japan, Russia’s kefir-dr... Read Post

The conservative case for capital punishment

News : The Week: News & Opinion (4 months ago)

On Tuesday night, Oklahoma prisoner Clayton Lockett died of a heart attack after the lethal injection cocktail that was supposed to kill him didn't work. Pretty much everyone admits that the execution of this convicted murderer was ... Read Post

American Journalist Beheaded By ISIS: Will Barack Obama Avenge James Foley’s Barbaric Murder?

News : The Inquisitr - News (7 hours ago)

Following a gruesome video posted by Islamic State terrorists, also known as ISIS, of the barbaric beheading of American journalist James Foley on Tuesday questions are being asked about how President Obama intends to punish the peo... Read Post

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