NCR Podcast: Death penalty and 100 days of Trump

In this November 2005 file photo, Larry Greene, public information director of the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility, demonstrates how a curtain is pulled between the death chamber and witness room at the prison in Lucasville, Ohio. (AP photo/Kiichiro Sato)

Brittany Wilmes discusses the Arkansas executions with NCR Bertelsen intern Kristen Daniels. Catholic Mobilizing Network Executive Director Karen Clifton explains why her organization advocates for an end to the death penalty. Later, Brittany talks to NCR's Michael Sean Winters and Tracy Abeln about Trump's first 100 days in office.​

Show notes

  • Read Kristen's daily updates from the Arkansas executions.
  • Start here for more background on the situation in Arkansas.
  • Capital punishment in the U.S. is on life support.
  • Catholic Mobilizing Network asks supporters to sign a national pledge to end the death penalty.
  • Michael Sean Winters' take on Trump's first 100 days.

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