“The maintenance of civil order in society rests on the foundation of family discipline,” Charlie Fuqua wrote, according to an excerpt published by The Arkansas Times. “Therefore, a child who disrespects his parents must be permanently removed from society in a way that gives an example to all other children of the importance of respect for parents. The death penalty for rebellioius children is not something to be taken lightly. The guidelines for administering the death penalty to rebellious children are given in Deut 21:18-21.” (here)
Sounds a bit like Van Til’s best bud, Rushdoony. But here is the kicker… he was former head of the Arkansas Department of Human Resources.
But, you have to give it to him… he is consistent…
- Charlie Fuqua, Arkansas Legislative Candidate, Endorses Death Penalty For Rebellious Children In Book (huffingtonpost.com)
- Republican Candidate In Arkansas Says Parents Should Seek Death Penalty Against ‘Rebellious Children’ (thinkprogress.org)
- Charlie Fuqua, Arkansas Legislative Candidate, Endorses Death Penalty For Rebellious Children (justcrim.typepad.com)
- [link] Charlie Fuqua (Rep.), Arkansas Legislative Candidate, Endorses Death Penalty For Rebellious Children (slendermeans.wordpress.com)