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It really is time for the death penalty to go

Wired has an article up on America’s long history of botched executions. Two weeks ago, things went horribly wrong with the execution of Clayton D. Lockett, a 38-year old Oklahoma man convicted of shooting a young woman and burying her … Continue reading

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The cult of justice – Charlie’s Diary

One of the problems with what I do is that I look for patterns in human behaviour, and once I see them I have difficulty un-seeing them. And there’s a set of patterns I keep seeing that are implicit in … Continue reading

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