On the Issues


On the Issues


Published: Dec 02, 2011

Discusses the inter­na­tion­al con­text of the American death penal­ty, includ­ing inter­na­tion­al trends in cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment and how inter­na­tion­al opin­ion affects the death penal­ty in the U.S.…

On the Issues

Death Row

Published: Oct 07, 2011

A sum­ma­ry of top­ics relat­ing to death row, includ­ing dis­cus­sion of death row sta­tis­tics and procedures.…

On the Issues

Supreme Court

Published: Aug 08, 2011

A sum­ma­ry of the role of the Supreme Court in the death penal­ty, includ­ing dis­cus­sion of major deci­sions by the court on cap­i­tal punishment.…

On the Issues

Legal Process

Published: Jun 28, 2011

A sum­ma­ry of the legal process involved in a death sen­tence, includ­ing jury selec­tion and the appeals process.…

On the Issues


Published: May 05, 2011

Covers some of the his­to­ry of exe­cut­ed women in America, as well as issues of gen­der bias and dif­fer­ences among gen­ders in sup­port for the death penalty.…