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SPECIAL EPISODE – Tai Chin Preyor

In this installment of Capital Vengeance, Emily reviews the case of Tai Chin Preyor, who is scheduled to die by lethal injection in Texas on Thursday, and explores how race has proven to be an indicator of a person being sentenced to die.

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SPECIAL EPISODE – Ronald Phillips

In this special episode, Emily reviews the case of Ronald Phillips, who is scheduled for execution in Ohio next week, and was found guilty of rape and murder of a toddler.  This episode may be triggering to sexual assault survivors.

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Opinion

Whining About the Media Again, pre-podcast

The last few weeks, I’ve been feeling a general “out of sorts”/blah/laxidasical attitude towards a lot of things. I’m not sure if its activist fatigue; more likely, it’s the result of having spread myself too thin. I’m actually in the process of putting the finishing touches on a podcast that’s examining my frustrations with the …

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1-Hat Political

REPOST: Being an Ally + Election Day

Last night, in regular 1-Hat fashion, we all stood out in the parking lot for another hour talking.  1-Hat is a diverse group – we’ve got a West Virginia raised “hillbilly,” a Detroit born and raised Motown drummer, and me, the millennial liberal, who lived all over.  As much as I love our conversations on …

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