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Discussing a World without Executions with Jimmy and Rosalynn CarterMike Farrell stops by the Carter Center to speak with the former president. by David Crawford [Read More]


Exonerees Gather to Celebrate Innocence DayDPF and the Loyola Project for the Innocent sponsor a new annual event focusing on wrongful convictions by David Crawford [Read More]


Mental Health the Focus of 12th World Day Against the Death PenaltyAnnual event asks world to "Care, Not Kill." by David Crawford [Read More]



I want to live in safe community without the death penaltyAs an African American woman living in Oakland, whose brother was murdered, I strongly oppose the death penalty. More than anything, I want to live in a safe community; a community where my six sons and my daughter are able to pursue all of theirs dreams without fear of becoming another number in ... [Read More]
1000 Congregations CampaignThe 1000 Congregations Campaign enables congregations of all faiths to engage in dialogue, discernment, education and prayer on the death penalty. [Read More]
Mimi Kennedy
Burbank, CA
When the state legislates murder to punish murder, there is no end to the cycle of violence. In our nation, the death penalty has long been an instrument of unequal justice, a temptation to indulge in the worst sins of our national spirit: fear, revenge, racism. Let's abolish it and end the cycle of violence.
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