Will the Federal Execution Spree Resume on International Human Rights Day?

With tonight being the first night of Chanukah, what’s the juxtaposition between the Jewish festival of lights, International Human Rights Day, and the resumption of the Federal Execution Spree? Death Penalty Action got the answer published in Tikkun Magazine. Check it out!

  • 11am EST: Hear the international perspective on the US Federal Execution Spree from representatives of The World Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, The International Commission Against the Death Penalty, the Council of Europe, and the Death Penalty Information Center. DPA Advisory Board Member Ari Kohen moderates!
  • 1pm EST: Hear from an amazing panel of friends who provide spiritual support to prisoners on death row. Indiana Abolition Coalition President Stephanie Quiring moderates!
  • 3pm EST: Our friends from EJUSA take the main stage to unveil their new Spanish language web site and an invigorated effort for our movement to impact fully engage with the LatinX Community. Featuring DPA Advisory Board Member Magdaleno M. Rose-Avila and the incredible Mona Cadena, am one other special guests!
  • 5pm to 7pm: Join the Virtual Vigil for Brandon Bernard, with LIVE presentations from Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, DC and the protest outside the prison at Terre Haute, Indiana: Virtual Panelists include Human Rights Professor Rick Halperin, Journey of Hope members SueZann Bosler and Rev. Dr. Jack Sullivan Jr., and more… Hosted by our own Allison Cohen!



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