Jan 10, 2019
At this point, it has been thoroughly proven that the government is far too incompetent and too inefficient to ever guarantee that those sentenced to death are in fact guilty.
Dec 28, 2018
2018 has been a year of headlines, but one that may have been lost among the Parkland, Kavanaugh, Immigration, and #GirlPower stories is the ongoing decline of the death penalty.
Dec 18, 2018
For all of its joy, presents, and excitement, Christmas has always felt like a solemn holiday to me.
Dec 3, 2018
It’s time those on the right realize that the death penalty is another failed big government program, filled with all the ineffectiveness and corruption as the others. Clearly, when this much secrecy is needed to carry out the death penalty, it’s not operating correctly.
Nov 16, 2018
The tally continues to tick upwards for those tracking the number of wrongful convictions found on death row.
Oct 16, 2018
If the primary purpose of the system is to make society safer and actually advance justice, then the death penalty not only fails to contribute to that goal, it acts as a huge barrier.
Oct 1, 2018
If you’re a Founding Fathers groupie and Constitution enthusiast like myself, then you’ve probably come across this quote before, “It is better that ten guilty persons escape than one innocent suffer,” or at least some variation of it.
Sep 24, 2018
I changed my mind on the death penalty when I began working on criminal justice reform policies and was presented with the basic facts surrounding the system.