Spoon Jackson gives the insider opinion on the main areas for reform in the US prison system.
The power of one, a few and many to do the right thing and fight for equality, fairness and a just society is an awesome force for change and for good
These five countries all have something in common. They are the top five countries for prisoners put to death.
A report advocating death penalty reforms finds that false confessions in capital cases can be limited by recording the questioning of suspects.
During recent executions, inmates were observed to gasp, convulse, and turn purple over periods much longer than the typical lethal injection. All of these executions used drugs made by pharmacies not regulated by the FDA.
Governor Jay Inslee said, “In death penalty cases, I’m not convinced equal justice is being served.”
Tennessee Attorney General’s office asked the state supreme court to set execution dates for 10 death row inmates, while an eleventh is already scheduled for April 22.
Sentenced to life without the possibility of parole, Spoon Jackson wonders if a changed man will ever be given a second chance.
A case the Supreme Court agreed to hear Monday morning could fix the legal loophole used by conservative states to unconstitutionally execute mentally handicapped criminals.
Juveniles are particularly vulnerable to the coercive (and often unlawful) techniques of law enforcement officials.
There’s no need to examine, anecdote by anecdote, whether Obama is right about racial profiling in America. It doesn’t take a single case to make the President’s point; there is a lot of data already on the books to substantiate his claims.
In spite of the now-multiple reasons not to execute Hill, Georgia has remained committed to moving forward with the penalty, and the judge will take up these latest arguments in the coming weeks.
Seven mental health professionals have evaluated Georgia inmate Warren Lee Hill, and all seven have determined that Hill is intellectually disabled.
Brian Rutter contemplates life choices and finds redemption through the power of Shawshank Redemption. Again and again and again.
Does silence endanger your life? Does a culture of hiding damage your business?
Fatherhood happens gradually, then suddenly. These midwives shatter the stereotype of men never expressing emotion or shedding tears.
The real skills of dating are about intimacy, not seduction.
Whether you’re a diehard sports fan, or you die hard watching sports, there’s something for everyone in this guide to winning on Super Bowl Sunday
Have you ever pondered how to buy the “just right” piece of jewelry? Getting a gift in the proper size can be a very important step.
Thomas Fiffer takes us inside the male mind and finds there’s more than just that one thought in there.
Marie Roker-Jones’ teen son taught her that to become a great man is a continuous journey.
Government official requests Philadelphians put pressure on Department of Justice to release the Collaborative Reform Review of Philadelphia Police Department.
Shawn Henfling shares a lesson from his mother, one he heard but did not heed.
It was a bit too much for these Superbowl superstars.
Bob Lanning tells the story of his 46-year polyamorous relationship with two other military men.
A dad who wants the best life possible for his daughter looks out on the higher education landscape. Is college still the best answer?
Heroes come in all shapes, sizes, ages, and deeds. What kind of hero would you be?
“Work is simply another playground in which to explore our personal evolution.” ~ Mark Darren Gregor
Doyin Richards offers a few pointers to men who are about to make the transition into fatherhood.
Kozo Hattori questions the necessity for kids to “take responsibility” at the expense of kindness.