Thursday, December 08, 2016

USA » July/Dec. 2016 - scheduled executions

July/December - 2016

6 - William Sallie - murdered by the state of Georgia
Lawyers: Executing Georgia inmate would be unconstitutional
© The Seattle Times » pub. Nov. 30
William Sallie executed: Georgia man was convicted of killing his father-in-law
© CBS News

7 - John Battaglia - Texas - stayed
Death Watch: Matters of Incompetence: How smart must one be to stand for execution? In Texas, not that smart.
© The Austin Chronicle » pub. Dec. 1
Battaglia again wins stay of execution days before he was condemned to die for killing daughters
© Dallas News » pub. Dec. 2

8 - Ronald Bert Smith Jr. - Alabama *
Alabama death row inmate agrees to untried one-drug lethal injection 
© » pub. Nov. 16
Alabama Probably Won't Be Trying A Never-Before-Used Single-Drug Lethal Injection
© BuzzFeed News » pub. Nov. 21
Alabama death row inmate seeks clemency from governor
© » pub. Dec. 1

Alabama inmate convicted of murder seeks execution stay from US Supreme Court
© Corrections » pub. Dec. 5
11th Circuit Court of Appeals won't block Thursday execution of Alabama inmate
©  » pub. Dec. 7

as of December 7

* serious dates 

for 2017 scheduled executions ►
check Rick Halperin page, thanks !!!!!

Kill Death Penalty NOW !!!!!

Recent State Killings & stays »

3 - Tommy Arthur - Alabama - stayed

Next to die, death row inmate Tommy Arthur begs Alabama governor: 'Halt all executions'
© » pub. Oct. 24
Supreme Court Stays Execution of Alabama Inmate
© Associated Press » pub. Nov. 4
16 - Steven Spears - murdered by the state of Georgia 
- volunteer
Georgia executes 8th inmate this year -- most in nation

5 - Barney Fuller - murdered by the state of Texas - volunteer
Execution of Man Who Killed Neighbors First in Months
© The Texas Tribune
19 - Gregory Lawler - murdered by the state of Georgia
Georgia executes cop killer Gregory Lawler after autism defense rejected
© CBS News

14 - Robert Jennings - Texas - stayed
Texas Court Grants Execution Stay - State's Eighth Execution Delay In Recent Months
© BuzzFeed News » pub. Sept. 3

23 - Robert Pruett - Texas - stayed
Texas death row inmate convicted of killing prison guard wins reprieve
© Associated Press » pub. Aug. 11
24 - Jeffrey Wood - Texas - stayed
Inmate who didn't kill anyone gets stay of execution
© CNN » pub. Aug. 19
31 - Rolando Ruiz - Texas - stayed
Convicted hit man gets stay of execution for second time
© KSAT San Antonio » pub. Aug. 26

14 - Perry Williams - Texas - stayed
Texas Halts Scheduled Execution Pending Drug Test
© Associated Press » pub. July 6
14 - John Wayne Conner - murdered by the state of Georgia 
Georgia executes John Wayne Conner for 1982 murder 
© Atlanta Journal Constitution 

Recent State Killings & stays » 

Jan/June 2016 

info by Rick Halperin and i .... thanks, my dear friend !!!!!

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

US Veterans Ask Forgiveness to American Indians Elders

History was made at Standing Rock !!!!! 
thank you soooooooooooooo much !!!!! 

US Veterans Pray to Ask Forgiveness for Historical Detrimental to Tribes 
© White Wolf

Philippines » House committee OKs measure to revive death penalty

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Indonesia » Attorney General says next round of executions being planned, will prioritize drug criminals

Saudi Arabia: Mass death sentences in 'spy trial' a travesty of justice

Monday, December 05, 2016

Victory at Standing Rock !!!!!

Standing Rock protesters celebrate 'big victory' as pipeline construction halted

yesssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss !!!!! 

Standing Rock protesters celebrate 'big victory' as pipeline construction halted 
© CBC News

Sunday, December 04, 2016

RSF » Jazz - 100 photos 4 Press Freedom

Jazz - 100 photos pour la liberté de la presse 

© Reporters Sans Frontières/Reporters Without Borders 

don't forget to buy .... merciiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii !!!!!

Two Spirits, One Heart, Five Genders

Two Spirits, One Heart, Five Genders 
© ICTMN - Indian Country Today 

a must read !!!!!

it's true ♥

thank you sooooo much, dear Raven

Friday, December 02, 2016

We are the watchers. We are witnesses. We see what has gone before. We see what happens now, at this dangerous moment in human history. We see what's going to happen - what will surely happen - unless we come together: we - the Peoples of all Nations - to restore peace and harmony and balance to the Earth, our Mother. 

- Chief Arvol Looking Horse -

Veterans Arrive at Standing Rock to Act as 'Human Shields' for Water Protectors

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Cities for Life event gives voice to those opposed to the death penalty

Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the recent executions in Belarus

December ....

Welcome December !!!!!
the darkest & saddest month of the year !!!!!

image found on the net ....

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

230 Years Since The Death Penalty Was Abolished for the First Time

The Grand Duchy of Tuscany

30th November 1786 marked the first time in European history that a country permanently abolished the death penalty.

230 Years Since The Death Penalty Was Abolished for the First Time 
© NewHistorian

Iranian Court Sentences Another Juvenile Offender to Death

Philippines » House panel approves revival of death penalty

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Hasta Siempre, Fidel !!!!!

Una revolución no es una cama de rosas. 
Una revolución es una lucha entre pasado y futuro.

A revolution is not a bed of roses. A revolution is a struggle between the future and the past. 

- Fidel Castro - 

August 13, 1926 - November 25, 2016 

 Hasta Siempre, Fidel 

Friday, November 25, 2016

Cities for Life 2016

November 30 is 

World Day of Cities for Life 
- Cities Against the Death Penalty 

Nov. 29 - 30 

check & join an event near you !!!!! 

Cities for Life | No to death penalty 

Community of Sant'Egidio

Erdogan tells EU he would sign death penalty law if parliament approves

Northern Iran: Seven Prisoners Executed

Op-ed - Hassan Rouhani: Iran's Executioner

Op-ed - Hassan Rouhani: Iran's Executioner 
© National Council of Resistance of Iran

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Day of Mourning Statement by Leonard Peltier

Day of Mourning: Statement by Leonard Peltier 
Nov. 24, 2016 

© International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee 

We Love You, Leonard
Freedom NOWWWWWWW !!!!!

Standing Rock » Nov. 24, 2016

National Day of Mourning 2016

Communion by Frank Howell, 1985 

Thank you sooooo much !!!!! Pilamaya ye !!!!! 

Nov 24, 2016

47th National Day of Mourning 

this year's NDOM is dedicated to the Water Protectors 
everywhere including those at #StandingRock #NoDAPL, 
to political prisoner Leonard Peltier 
and to the Indigenous Peoples Day movement. 

UAINE: United American Indians of New England


Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Turkey withdraws child rape bill following outrage

outrageoussssssssssssss, Nazis !!!!! 

Turkey withdraws child rape bill following outrage 

Warwick Goble Birthday

The Star Lovers by Warwick Goble 
illustration of a Japanese fairy tale, 1910 

Warwick Goble 
November 22, 1862 - January 22, 1943 
English Illustrator 

one of my beloved childhood illustrators
and, truly amazing, i didn't find any Goble's portrait ...

Warwick Goble >> Biography 
© Pook Press 

Warwick Goble Art Gallery 
© Art Passions 
Illustrations by Warwick Goble 
© SurLaLune Fairy Tales 

image source Wikimedia Commons

Monday, November 21, 2016

Indigenous Rights & Clemency for Peltier

Indigenous Rights & Clemency for Leonard Peltier 

Dec. 4 - 10 

Washington, DC 

check out the Events & join ► 

© International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee 

Free Leonard before it is too late !!!!!

Water Cannons Fired at Water Protectors in Freezing Temperatures Injure Hundreds

Alarm over proposed Philippine law to jail 9-year-olds

Children day yesterday ??? The Hell !!!!!

Alarm over proposed Philippine law to jail 9-year-olds 
© Channel NewsAsia