Latest Past Events

Execution Vigil for Carman Deck in Missouri (virtual)

Carman Deck is scheduled for execution in Missouri on May 3, 2022 for the 1996 murders of James and Zelma Long. An online vigil will take place at 5:00 pm CT (Central) time, with live feeds from the courthouse vigil in Columbia, MO. Watch live on DPA's facebook page:

26th annual Cesar E. Chavez March for Justice

Join us and the Free Melissa Lucio campaign for the 26th annual Cesar E. Chavez March for Justice on Saturday, March 26, 2022. 8:30 a.m.: DJ Plata kicks off the morning with San Antonio music and a morning rally. Complimentary coffee and refreshments will be provided. 10 a.m.: March steps off at the intersection of […]

From Noose to Needle (virtual panel)

Join the #NoDeathPenaltyOH campaign for a panel discussion on the legacy of lynching in our state and how the modern death penalty grew from this horrific practice. This will be a hybrid event featuring a virtual panel as well as an in-person gathering at a historical lynching site in Oxford, Ohio. Panelists include: State Senator […]