Execution in the Philippines (1901)

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This image shows how death penalty was implemented in the Philippines in 1901—the time when the entire country was under U.S. control. How does the machine work? Well, it’s similar to Elektra King’s torture device in “The World Is Not Enough.” The guy in the back turns the lever to tighten the machine around the man’s neck and strangle him. Watch the video below: