Death Penalty Action works to stop executions and abolish the death penalty through advocacy, education, and action. Read more here.

Explore how Death Penalty Action can assist with your needs and campaigns. Contact us at info@deathpenaltyaction.org.

Death Penalty Action works to stop executions and abolish the death penalty through advocacy, education, and action. Read more here.

Explore how Death Penalty Action can assist with your needs and campaigns. Contact us at info@deathpenaltyaction.org.

FEATURED NEWS

Read DPA Board Chair Sharon Risher's New York Times Op-Ed at nytimes.com here.  No NYT subscription? Read the PDF here.

Help us pass the Federal Death Penalty Prohibition Act and demand that President Biden demolish the death house. These actions, and many more, can be found on our federal actions page.

Help us pass the Federal Death Penalty Prohibition Act and demand that President Biden demolish the death house. These actions, and many more, can be found on our federal actions page.

Sign petitions for individual prisoners who have execution dates scheduled. Petitions will be delivered on your behalf to appropriate state officials.

Sign petitions for individual prisoners who have execution dates scheduled. Petitions will be delivered on your behalf to appropriate state officials.

Death Penalty Action is engaged in many states on a wide array of execution related issues, including organizing around federal abolition work, U.S. police reforms, opposition to the gas chamber, repeal campaigns in various states, and much more. Find it all here.

Death Penalty Action is engaged in many states on a wide array of execution related issues, including organizing around federal abolition work, U.S. police reforms, opposition to the gas chamber, repeal campaigns in various states, and much more. Find it all here.

Find our prisoner specific case work when especially striking cases of innocence, racism and injustice have associated actions you can take with our petitions for Rodney Reed (Texas), Anthony Apanovitch (Ohio), Richard Glossip (Oklahoma), James Dailey (Florida) and more. The full list is here.

Find our prisoner specific case work when especially striking cases of innocence, racism and injustice have associated actions you can take with our petitions for Rodney Reed (Texas), Anthony Apanovitch (Ohio), Richard Glossip (Oklahoma), James Dailey (Florida) and more. The full list is here.

FEATURED VIDEOS

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.

FEATURED VIDEOS

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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