venerdì 14 aprile 2017

Stati Uniti
Arkansas death penalty foes hope for big Good Friday rally
Sr. Helen Prejean
(Jill Bleed) While outrage on social media is growing over Arkansas' unprecedented plan to put seven inmates to death before the end of the month, the protests have been more muted within the conservative Southern state where capital punishment is still favored by a strong majority of residents. A few dozen people regularly have kept vigil outside Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson's mansion for weeks, holding signs that say "Thou Shalt Not Kill" and "End the Death Penalty." (...)