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Jonathan S. Tobin
Israel’s cognitive dissonance about the death penalty
Why a country that never enforces the death penalty is considering a law to make it easier to execute terrorists.
The death penalty as an instrument of victorious justice
If Israel wants to end victorious over its enemies, then the death penalty must remain an option against those who commit atrocities against us.
Bill authorizing death penalty for Palestinian murderers given OK by Netanyahu
Though Israel does allow for the death penalty, it was only used once—in 1962 for the execution of Nazi official Adolf Eichmann for his part in engineering the Holocaust.