View Poll Results: Should the Government have the power to take this life?

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  • Yes, only if loss of life is imminent.

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  • No.

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  • Yes, to prevent both property damage and loss of life.

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  • No. The Government should kill the rioters.

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Thread: Should the Government

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    Re: Should the Government

    Quote Originally Posted by lizzie View Post
    It looks to me like they don't want justice, but rather want revenge, based on an emotional reaction to a case they did not witness. This is the problem with how the media has been presenting this event from the beginning. People are making wild assumptions without having the facts of what happened.
    unfortunately media is the second most powerful force apart from money but it never uses its influence on people fairly.
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    Re: Should the Government

    Quote Originally Posted by Medusa View Post
    unfortunately media is the second most powerful force apart from money but it never uses its influence on people fairly.
    If they could leave out their biases, and stick to known facts, it would go a long way toward being journalism rather than gossip rag trash.
    "God is the name by which I designate all things which cross my path violently and recklessly, all things which alter my plans and intentions, and change the course of my life, for better or for worse."
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    Re: Should the Government

    No.

    Hell no.

    Not under ANY circumstances.

    Up to and including space aliens threatening the total destruction of the solar system unless they do.
    Education.

    Sometimes I think we're alone. Sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the thought is staggering. ~ R. Buckminster Fuller

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