Capital Punishment and the Racial Execution of Justice

Joel Edward Goza
Jul 7, 2019 - 5:00
Capital Punishment and the Racial Execution of Justice

[caption id="attachment_85626" align="alignnone" width="510"] Guard releases handcuffs on prisoner (Shutterstock)[/caption] Wendell Griffen, an African American judge from Arkansas, is battling what he refers to as the state’s “white power structure.” The case centers on Griffen’s struggle to regain his right to oversee capital punishment cases.In 2017, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchison planned to end the...

Login to continue reading.
Dont Have an account? join now
Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.

2 Replies to “Capital Punishment and the Racial Execution of Justice”

  1. Articles like these are the reason i have subscribed.
    -Thanks for not just giving top level information we find in all tabloids but going beyond the surface and doing investigative journalism providing more in-depth statistics to paint a clearer picture of inequality

Leave a Reply

Become a member and join TheNorthStar

Join Over 25, 000 members from all 50 states and 100+ countries to
help build and sustain the most courageous Community of liberation
journalism in the world.

More From The North Star

March on Washington 2020 Live...

March on Washington 2020 Live Blog: Thousands Gather in D.C. to End Police Brutality...Read More

Maria Perez, Nicole Rojas & Micah Schaffer

If Biden’s Big Idea for...

If Biden’s Big Idea for Criminal Justice is to Take Us Back to the Obama Years, We’re All In Trouble....Read More

Shaun King

Why Black People Being...

Why Black People Being Vaccinated At Lower Rates Than White Ones...Read More

Kendi K.

See more articles from Joel Edward Goza

Follow Joel Edward Goza to see more of their article on TheNorth