murderers and violent rapists are absolutely criminals. no quotation marks needed.Our level of civilization is reflected on how we handle our "criminals"
fascinating. you have reliable murder rate records of a non-state nature from the 6th Century?Cp, IMO, your methods did not work in the 6th century nor the 16th century...why should they work today ????
you need to turn those in to some good classic Midieval Archives right away. They will pay you quite handsomely for those.
and an armed populace is more effective than either when it comes to deterring crime.Love is more effective than hate.
neither love nor hate is the goal of punishing those guilty of the most heinous crimes.