September 1, 2014
Links to Abolitionist Organizations


ANTI-DEATH PENALTY LINKS

Death Penalty Focus. DPF President and actor Mike Farrell has taken a leading role at abolition conferences and execution vigils.
Death Penalty Information Center Best source of data about the death penalty.
Amnesty International's program to abolish the death penalty.
Campaign to End the Death Penalty. National organization for political opposition to the death penalty.
The ACLU's campaign to abolish the death penalty.

 
SENTENCING AND RECONCILIATION

Murder Victims Families for Reconciliation.
The Sentencing Project

 
COLLECTIONS OF LINKS
Yahoo! listing of anti-death penalty organizations.
A comprehensive list of anti-death penalty links from the Monks of Adoration.
 
RELIGIOUS/SPIRITUAL ORGANIZATIONS
Buddhist Peace Fellowship
The Dalai Lama's Message Supporting the Moratorium on the Death Penalty.
American Friends Service Committee (Quakers).
Catholics Against Capital Punishment
Capital Punishment? Yes or No: A Catholic Perspective. An in-depth essay on the death penalty.
United Methodists Against the Death Penalty.
Presbyterian General Assemblies Statements in Opposition to the Death Penalty.
Unitarian Universalists Against the Death Penalty.
Rabbi Joseph Black's Statement on the Death Penalty.
People of Faith Against the Death Penalty.
urbanPEACE: putting peace into practice
Tisarana Buddhist Monastery
Birken Forest Monastery
Abhayagiri Monastery
 
PRISONS & CRIMINAL JUSTICE
The Other Side of the Wall. Best overall site about prisons, prisoners and prison law.
Families With a Future. Help for families with incarcerated family members (founded by Ida McCray Robinson).
Legal Services for Prisoners with Children.
Families to Amend California's 3-Strikes.
The Prison Activist Resource Center Source for progressive information on prisons and the criminal prosecution system.
Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
 
INTERNATIONAL OPPOSITION TO THE DEATH PENALTY
European Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, in English, German and Norwegian.
Prisoninfo.org A worldwide survey of prison projects, including links to books, videos and CDs.
A German site against the death penalty. Text in English and German. Links to other organizations.