In modern society, the validity of the death penalty is a stumbling block, a subject regarding which opposing opinions have been received and are still being received from various experts.
Although proponents of the death penalty say this is the best way to contain criminal and violent incidents in society, it is a method that violates the issue of social cohesion, as it has significant implications for family, relatives, friends, and society at large.
Proponents of the death penalty cite several advantages as arguments of support that date back to the time of the Babylonians. The main motive for using capital punishment is intimidation and retaliation.
Start with your opinion on the topic chosen, write a proposal on why the topic is interesting and relevant.
You can also include a little discussion about the difficulties and problems associated with the topic. Complete your introduction with a short summary of your future essay.
You should start with a thematic sentence that provides a basic idea or argument that makes it clear what will be discussed later. Support your argument with data from external and reliable sources.
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Here you need to summarize the main points and give an answer to the main question of your essay. Summarize everything said in the previous paragraphs and end with your own opinion on the problem.
Is the death penalty effective?
No, there is no reliable evidence that the death penalty suppresses crime more effectively than long prison sentences. And in states that have abolished the death penalty, there are no significant changes in either crime rates or murder rates.
Why the death penalty is OK?
Criminals cannot escape and do bad deeds over and over again. The execution of someone forever stops the worst criminals and means that we can all feel safer. If they were in prison, they could escape or get good behavior.
Is the death penalty moral?
The death penalty is often defended on the basis that society has a moral obligation to protect the safety and well-being of its citizens. Killers threaten this security and well-being. Only by disposing of killers can society guarantee that convicted killers will not be killed again.
Why is the death penalty not good?
There is sufficient evidence that the death penalty is no more effective than imprisonment in deterring killing. In countries where the death penalty is applied, the crime rate is not lower than that without the death penalty.
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