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Legal Lynching

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Legal Lynching by Rev. Jesse Jackson and Bruce Shapiro
Paperback $12.00
Jan 07, 2003 | ISBN 9780385722117

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“Might well convince even the staunchest supporters that America’s machinery of death has run its course. . . . The intellectual clarity of Legal Lynching and the profound moral questions it raises deserve a wide audience and demand a political response.” –The Washington Post Book World

“Straightforward and accessible . . . This book sets out to systematically demolish the pat, common-sense myths that make capital punishment palatable.” –Newsday

“A calmly advanced indictment of how capital punishment is applied in the U.S.”-Richmond Times-Dispatch

“The test is peppered with the agony of mangled just. As the death penalty debate grows nationally . . . the book’s relevance will only grow.”-Albuquerque Journal

“Reads like a comprehensive speech . . . its passion and detailed arguments make the book important.”-The American Prospect

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