Tag: murder

COMMENTARY

Judge Dread

“Rude boys don’t cry!”, said Judge Dread in a 1960s record. “Hush Up!”, he berated Rude Boy who was begging for mercy, and proceeded to give Rude Boy a sentence of one hundred years in prison. The popular sentence should have alarmed us, being beyond life expectancy, but instead, Judge Dread felt emboldened – and we as well- to give, […]