Posts Categorized: March to Stop Executions

The Daily Texan: March Against the Death Penalty

The following is Hooman Hedayati’s column in today’s The Daily Texan about the 10th Annual March to Abolish the Death Penalty. Would you oppose the death penalty if it were proven that Texas has executed an innocent man? If so, remember this name: Cameron Todd Willingham. He was innocent and Texas executed him. There are…read more

Planning Meeting For 10th Annual March Against the Death Penalty in Texas!

Wednesday, July 29th at 7pmCarver Library, Room 4, in AustinThe March to Stop Executions has been held each October since 2000 in cooperation with several Texas and national anti-death penalty organizations. It is a coming together of activists, family members of those on death row, community leaders, exonerated prisoners and all those calling for abolition….read more

Press Advisory: The 9th Annual March to End Executions

PRESS ADVISORY October 24, 2008 Contacts: Gloria Rubac 713-503-2633 Dan Sharber 713-560-7227 The 9th Annual March to End Executions to Focus on the Flaws of the Death Penalty in Texas; Exoneree Clarence Brandley to Speak along with Several Death Row Families Hundreds of death penalty opponents will gather in Houston on Saturday, October 25, for…read more

TRIBUTE: Stanley Tookie Williams, 1953-2005.

The organizing committee for the 9th Annual Texas March to End Executions will be showing the excellent documentary TRIBUTE: Stanley Tookie Williams, 1953-2005. The event will be a fundraiser for the march and there is a $5 suggested donation (though no one will be turned away for lack of funds). Come out and see a…read more

Black August Film Tonight — Benefit for 9th Annual March to Stop Executions

Who: All Invited What: Movie: “Black August” starring Gary Dourdan as George Jackson plus special guest, Capital X When: Friday, August 22, 7:30 PM Where: SHAPE Community Center, 3815 Live Oak Why: To commemorate Black August and remember our fallen freedom fighters, George Jackson, Jonathan Jackson, and so many more. Cost: $5.00–no one turned away…read more