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‘I Am Troy’ call to action

Two years ago last week, the state of Georgia ignored the facts, doubts and pleas of hundreds of thousands of people and killed Troy Anthony Davis. Today, on the anniversary of his execution, we rededicate ourselves to ending the immoral,…

Time to get smart on crime

The United States has five percent of the world’s people but 25% of the world’s prisoners. For the sake of our families and future we must do better. Our nation leads the world in the incarceration of our own citizens,…