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-- China 'gold medal' for executions
Innocence: List of Those Freed From Death Row
...and sometimes stood totally alone, on issues even so-called 'Axis of evil' countries had no stomach for.
America has encouraged and financed a modern Holocaust of Palestinians by Israel.
America has fought tooth and nail to retain the legal right to kill children worldwide with land mines which resemble toys.
"the butterfly-shaped landmine, which can easily be mistaken for a small toy, is most harmful to children"
-- Educating the United States: Landmines In and Out of the Classroom
America imprisons more of its population than just about any other country in the world-- possibly even China or Iran.
"With the multiplication of laws and regulations, almost anyone can be hauled to jail, or have their money or property taken, for any reason."
-- When the State Becomes God By Lee Penn; SCP JOURNAL 27 : 4 - 28 : 1; accessible online on or around 7-12-06
-- It's Way Too Easy to Get Hard Time With more than 4,000 federal crimes alone now on the books, you'd have to be Mother Theresa not to be in jeopardy at some point By Ciro Scotti; DECEMBER 10, 2004; businessweek.com
US prison profit - Google Search
And sadly, all this is merely the tip of the iceberg. I truthfully do not think the majority of Americans support such policies. Instead, I believe they simply are unaware of them.