October 10: International Day against the Death Penalty

Listen to Hamid Taqvaee’s brief message in Persian to mark the International Day against the Death Penalty.

He says: Capital punishment is the state’s act of pre-medidated murder. They call it justice but it has nothing to do with jutice. The aim of capital publishement is to assert control and instill fear in the population at large.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m5LKU4r6vls&w=320&h=315]

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