Essay Archive - Capital Punishment
Capital Punishment: a.k.a. the death penalty. To kill or not to
kill. This is an extremely controversial question in today’s society. The
number of people who are for it still believe in the saying, “ an eye for
an eye, a tooth for a tooth.” These are the people who feel if you
intentionally take the life of someone else, then yours should be taken as
well. But then there are the other number of people who feel the death
penalty should be banned because of its cruel and unjust way of punishment.
Should we keep it or not? And if it is kept, how do we determine who should
be sentenced to death? An....