Finally, The Death Penalty at its End

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My sister and I get along well. We always have. But there’s one topic that always precipitates days of silence and hurt feelings. It’s the death penalty. She used to say to me something that every death penalty opponent has heard a thousand times: “you wouldn’t be like that if it was your relative who got murdered by one of these fools.”

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D. Elisabeth Glassco

D. Elisabeth Glassco

A native of of the great state of Mississippi and proud resident of New Jersey. Lecturer and Doctoral candidate in Media, Race, Class, and Politics @Rutgers.