Ethical Ruthlessness

What are the limits to our actions in the face of utter barbaric evil?

Ethical Ruthlessness - Can we really fight fire with fire? If we execute criminals by capital punishment are we not becoming murderers ourselves? Can there be a just and proper use of ruthless force, say, to stop nuclear terrorism? Is it better that Nazis triumph than that we should stoop to their tactics?

It was a long night. Podcast here.