Just wondering. Last I looked Mr Webster's definition didn't mention killing at all. I think many people confuse justice with vengeance
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the quality of being just; righteousness, equitableness, or moral rightness: to uphold the justice of a cause.
rightfulness or lawfulness, as of a claim or title; justness of ground or reason: to complain with justice.
the moral principle determining just conduct.
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infliction of injury, harm, humiliation, or the like, on a person by another who has been harmed by that person; violent revenge: But have you the right to vengeance?
an act or opportunity of inflicting such trouble: to take one's vengeance.
the desire for revenge: a man full of vengeance.
Answer by Anonymous at 7:31 PM on May. 2, 2011 (hidden) + expand
Answer by Carpy at 7:34 PM on May. 2, 2011
Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 7:38 PM on May. 2, 2011
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Answer by Anonymous at 7:38 PM on May. 2, 2011
the only reason i said that is because of this post floating around facebook...
"I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I will not rejoice in the death of one, not even an enemy. Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that" - Martin Luther King, Jr.
I love MLK, but i do think Bin LAden should have been killed for the safety of our people....
Answer by samurai_chica at 7:38 PM on May. 2, 2011
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