Today & Tonight — READ THIS NOW!

Three things:

#1 TONIGHT at 10pm is the premier broadcast of Lindy Lou, Juror #2 on PBS — check your local station. In conjunction with the Abolitionist Action Committee, Death Penalty Action hosted a special advance screening of this powerfully important documentary during the Fast & Vigil in Washington, DC on July 1, and it was followed by a talk-back with Lindy herself!

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That’s Lindy in the striped shirt, with Alice from PBS/POV, and Journey of Hope speakers Terri Steinberg (son Justin faced death penalty), Marietta Jeager (Daughter Susie was murdered) and SueZann Bosler (Father Rev. Billy Bosler was murdered and she was stabbed and left for dead in the same incident).

Abe will be a special guest of @POVDOCS during a simultaneous live twitter conversation, so please chime in there, or follow @abrahambonowitz and @DeathPenaltyAct

Please share this on your social media to help build the buzz:
“You can’t kill someone and then go home and wash dishes. It changes you from the inside out.” — Lindy Lou Wells, Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2. Tune in Monday, July 16, at 10 p.m. on @PBS for the premiere of #LindyLouPBS. @povdocs #DeathPenalty

The film is also available right now for free screenings via the POV Community Network. Check out this write-up of the screening and talkback with Lindy on the POV blog. For a full list of POV partner screenings of Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2, visit

#2 — TAKE ACTION! Please share these posts regarding pending executions in Texas and Ohio and take the actions requested — ASAP!

#3 — Starvin’ for Justice: The 25th Annual Fast & Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty was an incredibly powerful witness. We’ll write more about that soon, but explore the directory of links to the videos of the many “Voices of Experience on the Death Penalty” who spoke at the evening teach-ins. Check them out here!

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More soon. Thank you! Yours in the Struggle,

— Scott & Abe

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