Assassination - can we justify it?

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Re: Assassination - can we justify it?

Postby MaggieC » Mon Feb 18, 2008 5:46 am

Our generation now is far from what they were before so I think there's no point fusing what had already happened even before we were born. Let's just keep this as a closed book


There is, of course, no way to re-do the past. but it is essential to remember and hopefully learn from the past. That's why it is so important to analyze history. The reason I brought this up is because I have just been watching some documentaries on World War II. We can't close the book on the past if we are to learn from it and hopefully avoid the same mistakes.

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Re: Assassination - can we justify it?

Postby Bambang » Mon Feb 18, 2008 3:29 pm

MaggieC wrote:
Our generation now is far from what they were before so I think there's no point fusing what had already happened even before we were born. Let's just keep this as a closed book


There is, of course, no way to re-do the past. but it is essential to remember and hopefully learn from the past. That's why it is so important to analyze history. The reason I brought this up is because I have just been watching some documentaries on World War II. We can't close the book on the past if we are to learn from it and hopefully avoid the same mistakes.


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Re: Assassination - can we justify it?

Postby sweets » Mon Feb 18, 2008 3:50 pm

but being some murders alive :shock: :shock: :shock:
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Re: Assassination - can we justify it?

Postby tron » Tue Mar 04, 2008 12:27 am

I suppose that we can justify it if the lives of the majority were at risk due to this individual. I'm thinking about extreme cases, for example a madman who has a nuclear bomb in the center of Los Angeles, say, and is about to trigger the mechanism... I suppose that it would justified if some marskmen would take him out from a distance.

So in general, I think that in a situation in which an individual is about to eliminate a large percentage of the population, it could be justifiable to assassinate the perp, if only because the power of numbers (1 person against a multitude of persons)


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