Death Penalty Focus Blog
Featuring opinion and analysis from DPF staff, board members, and guest writers, and others with first-hand experience of the death penalty system.
- The Focus is our monthly newsletter featuring US and international news stories and interviews from our Voices feature.
- Updates are written by the Death Penalty Focus staff–events, breaking news, and photos
- Guest posts are written by our friends in the movement
- Voices is our interview series from The Focus, featuring people who have first-hand experience with the death penalty system
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As more nations abandon capital punishment, Amnesty International’s 2016 report sheds light on the world’s remaining executioners and situates the US’s falling use in a global context.
Beginning the day after Easter, and continuing over the next 11 days, the state plans to kill seven men, four of whom are black, three white.