Saturday, May 15, 2010
Administering a From of Justice (27)
Malfunctioning forms of justice in contemporary democracy rely heavily on association to build a reputation of severity. Beneath the facade of implementing punishment lies the reality of allowing innocence to be trampled upon by a society that forfeited its freedom to question judgement handed down by the authorities. Society is oblivious to the manipulation of rules that guarantee safety in its rush to applaud every conquest languishing behind iron bars. There is even less knowledge about the transgression that roams free and sanctioned by the marble halls.