To Learn More on Racism and The Death Pentalty See:
The Death Penalty in Black and White: Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Decides
by Richard C. Dieter, Esq.
Executive Director, Death Penalty Information Center
It is tempting to pretend that minorities on death row share a fate in no way connected to our own, that our treatment of them sounds no echoes beyond the chambers in which they die. Such an illusion is ultimately corrosive, for the reverberations of injustice are not so easily confined.
-Justice William Brennan (1987)...