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The death penalty again

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There isn’t much new. The arguments have been repeated again and again. Abolish the death penalty, they say, for moral and practical reasons. Retain the death penalty, they say, as justice for the most vicious crimes. The gap between pro and con may never been bridged. This is not an issue subject to compromise and concession. With death there is no middle ground. But we can refresh the debate. We can discuss it.

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