The death penalty, and a passion for pain

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Richard Seymour
The Guardian

The death penalty, and a passion for pain
Giving full satisfaction to popular sadism always risked undercutting public support, but now politicians feel comfortable calling for a return to harsher methods
31 January 2014

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ArticleDate31 January 2014 +
ArticleSummaryGiving full satisfaction to popular sadism always risked undercutting public support, but now politicians feel comfortable calling for a return to harsher methods +
ArticleUrlhttp://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jan/31/death-penalty-pain-sadism +
ArticleYear2014 +
Commentator nameRichard Seymour +
Journal nameThe Guardian +