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Capital Punishment
In many countries, the capital punishment plays a critical justice role to protect the society. Such ethical issue is perpetually creating an acrimonious debate among different nations. Whether capital punishment is the optimal approach of deterring crimes, it remains a doublesided argument with facts that both support and contradict it. On the one hand, it is often pointed out that death penalty protects innocents from dangerous criminals. Indeed, some statistics show that most criminals keep on their misdeeds even after being released. A possible reason that can explain this is the fact that criminals are hardly accepted and trusted by the society and thus they lack good opportunities that can encourage them to reform. More importantly, the capital punishment conserves societies from uncivilized phenomena such as revenge. Imagine one day you met the criminal who killed one of your loved ones living freely without being fairly punished. On top of that, the death penalty is an effective deterrence for people. If murders prevent jail by paying large fines, no one would fear and respect the law and an increasing trend of crimes would be a direct consequence. On the other hand, it is believed that executing someone is repellent; because everyone deserves to get another chance to reform. This is derived from the claim that no one is born with a criminal and aggressive attitude. It is the surrounding environment and circumstances that create these people. For example, If governments provide offenders with suitable jobs after being rehabilitated, criminal behavior can be widely eliminated. In addition, it is argued that other options can be more efficient than taking someones life. These may incl ude corporal punishment, community service and life imprisonment. In a nutshell, the capital punishment in my point of view is a inevitable method to maintain a modern and civilized community that is capable of making profound contribution to the development of the world.