Monthly Archives: June 2011

(alternatives to) CRIME and (capital) PUNISHMENT

In my earlier commentary, The Right “Right to Life,” I strongly disapproved of capital punishment, citing vengeance as the only possible justification for its use by the State. Capital Punishment does not remediate, rehabilitate or restore. It does not serve … Continue reading

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The Right “Right to Life”

The “Sanctity of Life” is a phrase bandied about by many “Right to Life” activists, and it a phrase with which I agree. Life is sacred. Nature, all living animate things, is best defined by the struggle for life, for … Continue reading

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News Flash! Caylee Anthony Still Dead!

Somewhere tonight, in West Palm Beach, Florida, a drunken father will beat his son with his fists. In Sarasota, a step father will rape, for the fiftieth time, his step daughter.  In Orlando, an enraged mother will shake her infant … Continue reading

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