David Brider (davidbrider) wrote,
David Brider
davidbrider

This journal has been placed in memorial status. New entries cannot be posted to it.

Writer's Block: Capital offense

What is your opinion of the death penalty? How important is this issue in deciding which political candidates you support?


I'm very much against it. I'm very much against punishment as part of the justice system anyway. If someone poses a serious danger to society, then there's a case for incarcerating them, but I also believe that should be ideally with a view to their eventual rehabilitation back into society. Sure, that's not always going to be possible, but I think it's a good goal to strive for - better that either "string 'em up" or "lock 'em up and throw away the key."
Tags: writer's block
Subscribe

  • My tweets

    Thu, 18:36: @ hannahwitton hi, I realise it’s a few years old now, but I just found this video that a complete jerk calling hims……

  • My tweets

    Fri, 22:08: @ RevRichardColes congratulations to you and the rest of your team on a well deserved University Challenge win.

  • My tweets

    Wed, 17:31: 3 of 5 stars to Doctor Who by Terrance Dicks https://t.co/ONkH3T0ic5

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Comments allowed for friends only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic
  • 0 comments