The author of the bestselling book "The Plantagenets" picks up the story of the English crown where his last book left off. It describes how the longest-reigning British royal family tore itself apart and was replaced by the Tudors.
Executions in the U.S. top 1,000 since the Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty in 1976. At the same time, public support for the death penalty has dropped and high-profile clemency petitions land governors and their decisions in the news.
- Peter Slevin national reporter for the Washington Post, based in Chicago
- Diann Rust-Tierney Executive Director, National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
- Joshua Marquis District Attorney, Astoria Oregon also serves as a VP, National District Attorneys Association
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