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Dr. King Opposed Capital PunishmentCelebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. by sharing a quote. by Death Penalty Focus [Read More]


The Arbitrary Execution of Tom Thompson by Andy Love [Read More]


California's death penalty in 2015There were several turning points in the state with the largest death row in the Western Hemisphere 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]
Law Enforcement Outreach Project (LEO)This project lifts up the voices of law enforcement and seeks to increase their visibility as opponents of 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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