Death Penalty Action works to stop executions and abolish the death penalty through advocacy, education, and action. Take action with us below.

Death Penalty Action works to stop executions and abolish the death penalty through advocacy, education, and action. Take action with us below.

FEATURED EVENTS

FEATURED NEWS

Read DPA Board Chair Sharon Risher's New York Times Op-Ed at nytimes.com here.
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FEATURED VIDEOS

DPA lifted up opposition to executions in Idaho around the failed execution of Thomas Creech in 2024. This short video shares images of our petition delivery to Governor Little and the protest outside the prison.

Watch our newest call to action video on the federal death penalty... and don't forget to take action with various petitions, social media guides and more.

Learn more about the most recent March4Mercy in Tennessee in this 90 second clip.

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