Capital Punishment

Editorial summary: Alabama | The Wichita Eagle

Daily Decatur. June 6, 2021. Editorial: Ivey’s prison plan fails It’s back to square one for Alabama’s efforts to reform its crumbling prison system. Time was running out last week for Governor Kay Ivey’s plan to have new prisons built by private companies that the state would then lease and …

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The death penalty in California is reconsidered again

California’s evolution towards a cultural mix in the second half of the 20th century posed a lingering question: Can such a complex society achieve the broad social consensus that is a prerequisite for effective governance? The question can be applied to any specific problem that challenged the resolution. Two obvious …

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