69 million page views

Britain and Europe need to reverse their stand on capital punishment

Reader comment on item: Melbourne's Petite, Shy, Honors-Student Jihadi

Submitted by Prashant (United States), Oct 27, 2021 at 15:05

Dear Dr Pipes, The murder of the British MP David Amess in broad day light by Somaliam immigrant Ali Harbi Ali (https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-58997590) was not discussed in the media much. Ali Harbi Ali is the handsome son of a privileged Somalian family. But he is also an Islamic terrorist who chose to kill.

I think Britain and the European union must allow capital punishment for religiously motivated terroristic violence. The laws needs to be changed.

The so called bad Muslims that kill and die for good old Islam need to be shown that democratic societies can stand up to defend themselves.

Am I the first one to demand that Europe should change their stand on capital punishment when religious terrorists do not get unpunished? Cause of justice demands that. Under no crcumstances I will like to go how David Amess had to go. So, I say this.

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to Britain and Europe need to reverse their stand on capital punishment by Prashant

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2022 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)