Thursday, January 17, 2013

Death Penalty/Executions: Peace and Conflict Studies Archive

Axtman, Chris. "Growing introspection in death-penalty capital." Christian Science Monitor (November 16, 2004)

Burden of Innocence Frontline (May 1, 2003)

Cohen, Stanley. The Wrong Men: America's Epidemic of Wrongful Death Row Convictions." Carroll and Graf, 2003. [The book is available in BCTC Library]

Ebert, Roger. "Nobody has the right to take another life." Chicago Sun-Times (January 4, 2012)

Feffer, John. "Governments Kill." Institute for Policy Studies (August 24, 2011)

Free, Marvin D., Jr. and Mitch Ruesnik. "Wrongful Convictions in the United States." Excerpted from Race and Justice: Wrongful Convictions of African American Men. Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2012: 1-16.

Gettleman, Jeffrey. "Americans’ Role Seen in Uganda Anti-Gay Push." The New York Times (January 3, 2010)

Goodman, Amy. "Troy Davis and the Politics of Death." TruthDig (September 13, 2011)

Hedges, Chris. "The Unsilenced Voice of a ‘Long-Distance Revolutionary.'" TruthDig (December 9, 2012)

Jonsson, Patrik. "North Carolina creates a new route to exoneration: An official innocence commission can revisit death penalty convictions." Christian Science Monitor (August 10, 2006)

Leo, Richard A. and Jon B. Gould. "Studying Wrongful Convictions: Learning from Social Science." Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law 7.7 (2009)

National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty [Founded in 1976 with headquarters in Washington DC]

The Plea Frontline (June 17, 2004: To Watch it Online)

Prejean, Sister Helen. "Death in Texas." New York Review of Books (January 13, 2005)

---. "On the Death Penalty." Radio IndyMedia (Presentation at Cazenovia College on September 20, 2010)

Richman, Joe and Bridgette McGee-Robinson. "The Story of Willie McGhee." Re:sound (2010)

The Thin Blue Line (USA: Errol Morris, 1988) [This documentary is available in the BCTC Library]

Tremmel, Pat Vaughan. "Death penalty history made at Northwestern." Observer (January 23, 2003)

Wise, Tim "Killing One Monster, Unleashing Another: Reflections on Revenge and Revelry." (May 2, 2011)

World Coalition Against the Death Penalty [Founded in Rome, Italy, in 2002, with headquarters in Strausborg, France]

Yohnka, Ed. "A "Near-Death Experience" for Death Penalty Abolition in Illinois." Blog of Rights (January 10, 2011)

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