The Death Penalty Should Be Abolish Essay

2034 Words Dec 2nd, 2016 9 Pages
An Argument of why the Death Penalty needs to be Abolish
The United States is a country governed by democracy, America the leading country in the world, many of us like to pride ourselves as the greatest, even if we know we’re far from perfect, but we certainly have many good aspects. Unfortunately, many of our cons are us as the American people are spilt on many major issues. The list is endless but there is one in particular I want to make an argument that it’s time for us to banish; I am talking about is the death penalty. From the beginning of human recorded history, humans who had committed a serious enough crime would, not always, go through a trial and should they be found guilty would lose their life as punishment. From different countries and eras, the death penalty, and usually the execution would be slow and painful, torturous to the bitter end. America is no different, as a country that had started out much later, we have our own history with it, but the time is now that we should
Since the birth of America, the death penalty has been a favorable sentence among civilization for criminals who had committed horrendous acts. There had always been oppositions, but it was in the 50’s and 60’s when a substantial number of people protest it. It’s has though countless variations from the Supreme Court, depending on the public view of the penalty, depending on the era. Anti-Death penalty were successful in making the execution more humane. Notorious serial killer and…

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