GP has a extreme view but his argument is valid as reduction to absurdity. And why indeed not just have them executed? In fact, let's all be honest here and burn them at the stake, because that's what sex offenders actually are in the view of the frothing masses: modern day witches.
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And let's not forget Yugoslavia, where while every avenue of diplomacy was being exhausted, genocidal monsters were laughing all the way to the mass graves. Sometimes diplomacy itself is unethical.
Also, had we given a shit about Africa and Africans, we would have engaged ourselves in Rwanda and Congo.
A much bigger issue is whether we as a species will commit suicide.
We discovered that peace at any price is no peace at all. We discovered that life at any price has no value whatever; that life is nothing without the privileges, the prides, the rights, the joys which make it worth living, and also worth giving. And we also discovered that there is something more hideous, more atrocious than war or than death; and that is to live in fear.
The IFPI said more than 60 major albums were leaked on OiNK so far this year, making it the primary source worldwide for illegal prerelease music.
The page left up is reminiscent of the EliteTorrents shutdown a couple of years ago."