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90 million Americans believe the death penalty is wrong. We mobilize them to end the death penalty state by state.
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Statement of the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty

Statement of the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty pewresearch.org

The National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty welcomes the results of a new Pew Research Center poll indicating that opposition to capital punishment has increased significantly.

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90 Million Strong Campaign Endorses Two Abolition Campaigns

90 Million Strong Campaign Endorses Two Abolition Campaigns

More than 20 national organizations endorse measures to end capital punishment in California and Nebraska.

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New video on restorative justice from Brave New Films

New video on restorative justice from Brave New Films pixabay.com

Watch this powerful new short animated video on restorative justice made by Brave New Films in partnership with Common Justice and Washington Post Live.

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The New Edition of the Campaigner is Out! Read it Today!

The New Edition of the Campaigner is Out! Read it Today!

This fall, the 90 Million Strong Campaign and the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty will be engaged in some decisive and timely work.

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Four Decades of NCADP Advocacy: What’s Next?

Four Decades of NCADP Advocacy: What’s Next? Florida Department of Corrections

After 40 years of work, we look to see what is left to be done in individual states.

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Election 2016: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and the Death Penalty

Election 2016: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and the Death Penalty Photo credit: usdailyreview.com

Some candidates have announced their opposition to the death penalty, and more have pointed to the numerous problems with it.

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Do you believe the death penalty is wrong?

Do you believe the death penalty is wrong?

Add your voice to the millions of people speaking out about why the death penalty should end.

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Statement of the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty in Response to New Poll

The National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty welcomes the results of a new Pew Research Center poll indicating that opposition to capital punishment has increased significantly.

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90 Million Strong Campaign Endorses the Proposition 62 and Retain a Just Nebraska Campaigns

90 Million Strong Campaign endorses the Retain a Just Nebraska Campaign and the Justice That Works Campaign

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Killing People Because They Killed People to Show That Killing People Is Wrong’ Makes Sense, Right?

Why do we kill people who kill people to show that killing people is wrong? It is a question that has no sensible response.

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