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The Anthropocene is the current geological age, in which human activity has profoundly shaped the planet and its biodiversity. On The Anthropocene Reviewed, #1 New York Times bestselling author John Green (The Fault in Our Stars, Turtles All the Way Down) reviews different facets of the human-centered planet on a five-star scale. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with A ...
 
Former death penalty appeals paralegal Adira Polite chats with believers about their mysterious and often miraculous encounters with the Lord. With guests ranging from mass shooting survivors to professional athletes to teenaged converts, this show tackles issues of trauma, addiction, broken relationships, and most importantly, the renewal found in Christ.
 
The show that take you straight into the trenches of justice! Where the: passion, players, and consequences are real. Each episode we examine current events happening in the system. From the battles in courtrooms to the streets demanding reform. We bring those stories here to you, THE MEMBERS OF THE JURY!... Because we aren't afraid to"Take it to The Box!"
 
Every Wednesday, we tell a love story that turns into a crime story. Our subjects might start as lovers, friends, or family, but by the end, there's a criminal and a victim. Along the way, we analyze the relationship dynamics and psychology that lead to betrayal, theft, and even murder. Crimes of Passion is part of the Parcast Network, and a production of Cutler Media.
 
“Anyone can write to a prisoner on death row...” From the makers of the hit true-crime documentary series ‘I Am a Killer’ comes a gripping, immersive, and personal journey into the minds of murderers. Hosted by documentary makers Zoe Hines and Ned Parker, ‘Letters From A Killer’ reveals the intimate letters they’ve received from convicted murderers facing life in prison or the death penalty. Each episode, we explore the thoughts of men and women who kill through their own words, as Zoe and N ...
 
Since his final state appeal at the end of last season, a stellar team of attorneys has assembled around Jarvis Masters, pledging to represent his death penalty case at the federal level. We will follow his riveting case and meet some of those experts as they work to help Jarvis find freedom after over forty years of incarceration. And we will dig deeper into facets of Jarvis’s life as well as the deeply flawed criminal justice system. If you’d like to support Jarvis Masters’s cause, please ...
 
In 1944, George Stinney Jr. became the youngest person ever executed in South Carolina at age 14. He was accused of bludgeoning two white girls to death and convicted by an all-white jury in a matter of minutes. Now, more than 70 years later, new evidence suggests someone else may have committed the murders. The Post and Courier explores this haunting tale that still plagues the small town of Alcolu.
 
Affirmative Murder is the true crime comedy podcast hosted by Alvin Williams and Francel Evans. Each week they swap murder stories from marginalized communities, while trying not to rant about anything from fast food, to what is actually buried in graveyards...Follow them as they shed a light on the darker side of true crime, pun intended.
 
2 Women. 1 Podcast. We Saw the Devil is a true crime podcast that deep-dives into fascinating criminal cases, both solved and unsolved. We discuss both lesser-known and major international cases, turning over every rock and exploring every nook and cranny of the crimes. On this show, you don't have to wait 30 minutes through our life story to get into the action.
 
Jury selection for the Timothy Jones Jr trial begins in Lexington County. Jones confessed to killing his five children in 2014 and is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity while prosecutors seek the death penalty. WACH FOX News and our Courtney King will be covering the trial and providing a podcast every few days on the trial's progress. Subscribe to the Timothy Jones Trial podcast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify or follow on WACH.com.
 
25-year-old Donovan Parks was shopping for cat food after church at a small-town Wal-Mart when he crossed paths with a man shopping for someone to kill. Sixteen minutes later, Donovan was dead. Journalist Jeremy Campbell was asked to serve as a media witness for the execution. Follow his journey as he and a team of investigators learn all they can about the crime, the man being executed, the victim and the controversy surrounding the death penalty in America.
 
Mumia Abu-Jamal is an award-winning journalist who chronicles the human condition. He has been a resident of Pennsylvania's death row for twenty-five years. Writing from his solitary confinement cell his essays have reached a worldwide audience. His books "Live From Death Row", "Death Blossoms", "All Things Censored", "Faith of Our Fathers" and "We Want Freedom" have sold over 150,000 copies and been translated into nine languages. His 1982-murder trial and subsequent conviction have been th ...
 
Join Thomas for some critical thinking on questions of science, philosophy, skepticism and politics. These serious topics are discussed with some serious guests, but in an entertaining and engaging way! This is not your typical interview podcast; it’s a friendly dialogue, conducted thoughtfully and with plenty of humor. It's Serious Inquiries Only; but like, not boring or anything.
 
Beccaria's treatise On Crimes and Punishments, which condemns disproportionate and irrational penalties in general as well as torture and the death penalty, is said to mark the peak of Enlightenment in Milan. Its translations were widely read by statesmen and policy makers in Britain, America and France. This translation also features the anonymous commentary, attributed to Voltaire. - Summary by Carolin
 
America we have a problem. Our justice system is unjust. A few years ago I ran across a website called Surviving the System. It was about innocent prisoners and prison conditions. I decided to get involved and I started the site called The Injustice System. I have upset some people and have had my life threatened because of my fight but it will continue.
 
Politicon brings the brilliant team of political and legal masterminds together for Politicon's #SistersInLaw. Joyce Vance, Jill Wine-Banks, Barb McQuade, and Kimberly Atkins will pull back the curtain on how our government actually works, take on the corrupt, share their wisdom and give us their rulings on the latest in politics, law, and culture.
 
Share Politics is our flagship politics show. Each Sunday evening between 6 and 8 pm, our man in Westminster Colin Bloom pulls in guests of the highest quality. Colin is Director of Outreach in the Conservative Party, works in Westminster and every Sunday nights he opens his contacts book to gets people with influence to talk the topics of the day. You get the opportunity to ask questions live. Expect to hear Nathalie Bennett discussing the relevance of the Greens, Jeremy Corbyn on his Labou ...
 
Two practicing lawyers pontificating on law and philosophy. Why should you care? Rarely is their an intersection of law and philosophy when discussing major issues that effect us all in society today. Brenton and Therron use their legal experience and background in philosophy to look at issues in a MUCH different way. Perhaps you think about these issues in relation to religion, philosophy or common sense. Listen, think, enjoy and respond. Enjoy the PhiLAWsophy podcast. We would love to hear ...
 
A podcast by one Salvi-Taurean Cachimbona growing, healing, and storytelling in Southern Arizona. Radio Cachimbona follows Yvette as she navigates being a movement lawyer in Southern Arizona. She storytells the fierce, ongoing migrant resistance occurring in these borderlands. As a first-generation professional whose parents are Salvadoran immigrants, Yvette prioritizes uplifting the voices of Central Americans.
 
This podcast is designed to offer you an opportunity to kick start your daily devotional time. Each weekday Pastor Chuck will talk about a section of scripture that you can then use to move forward in your time alone with God. Each episode will last only 5 to 10 minutes and once it's over you will be on your way to digging further into what the Holy Spirit wants to show you that day.
 
The Stevens Brothers (Los and Bertram) have awoken from their podcasting slumber to discover the world's gone mad! From social issues to current events, philosophy to politics, and so much more—they have a lot to say! From the creators of "Booze & Basketball" comes a show about what to make of this Mad, Mad World we're living in, and where we go from here.
 
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For full show notes and transcript: https://politicon.com/podcasts/juneteenth-pride-death-penalty/ The #SistersInLaw convene to take on the issues of sex and race that still divide our country with a deep dive into the importance of Juneteenth and pride and the crucial values they represent. Then, they take a look at the role of the death penalty i…
 
This week on Talk World Radio, we’re discussing that barbaric vestige of uncontrollable ignorance and sadism, capital punishment. Our guest is Alexandra Klein. Professor Alexandra Klein researches and teaches in the area of criminal law, criminal procedure constitutional law, and the death penalty. Her scholarship has been published in, or is forth…
 
For this episode, Robin is once again joined by Brittany to discuss all things Lori Vallow! We sift through the most recent Vallow news: Lori has been declared incompetent to stand trial. What does this mean? What if she is faking it? What happens now? What's going to happen with Chad Daybell? Will his trial proceed? And finally, the question on ev…
 
Death Penalty: Is It Morally Right? In this episode, Ezechiel and Andy discuss the ethics of the death penalty, and particularly the question whether other countries have the right to withhold the drugs used in US executions. Join us for an hour-long dose of your Daily Philosophy and take part in a thrilling exploration of the philosophical issues …
 
When I got into trouble, I got beat. I’d have to stand naked and put my hands on the wall and count each hit. If I missed a count, he’d start over.” In 2008, after taking mushrooms, Douglas Blaine Matthews drove 500 miles to meet a friend. He ended up in a crack house where a ‘high-octane’ fight broke out that resulted in multiple murders. Zoe Hine…
 
This week, in Tea, South Dakota, the Chief of Police's wife is found dead, on her kitchen floor, but nothing is as it seems, including cause of death, and people involved. The whole thing unfolds into a ridiculous web of attempted, or half conceived plots, meant to cover up everything bad in the killer's life. A very twisty mess! Along the way, we …
 
Summer is upon us, vaccinations are making travel safer, and you may be looking forward to getting some leisure reading done. In this episode of the Modern Law Library, host Lee Rawles shares some of the books she’s read since our favorites reads of 2020 episode. We are also re-airing a 2017 interview we did with David Grann, author of Killers of t…
 
The number 1, two man comedy team is back for another episode of the Worst Hour Podcast. On today’s episode we take a look at Biden’s failing vaccine efforts, the house vote to repeal the 2002 Iraq War Powers, Trump’s plan to store COVID 19 patients in GITMO, the controversy surrounding the lab leak theory, and a man pushing to limit children’s acc…
 
What is anarchism? In this episode, Ezechiel and Andy discuss anarchism. What does the word really mean? What is the relationship of anarchism to liberalism, free markets and the visions of communism? And is an anarchist state compatible with personal freedom and flourishing? Join us for an hour-long dose of your Daily Philosophy and explore with u…
 
Benton and Therron discuss another hotly debated topic: the second amendment. Much is discussed about what the plain language of the amendment means. Brenton and Therron discuss the Second Amendment and its possible meaning. Brenton and Therron also talk about the legal and philosophical approaches to changing the current treatment of constitutiona…
 
On this *UNLOCKED LIT REVIEW*, friend of the podcast Laura Barrera joins to chat about "The Yellow House," a memoir by Sarah Broom. We break down how Broom unveils New Orleans East and the ways in which it has been historically neglected as compared to the French Quarter and the slew of mayors who have tried to make the city better. We share how we…
 
This week Fran and Alvin discuss Juneteenth, a Japanese serial killer, and the viral trial of Ronnie O'Neal. SPONSORS: The Social High 5! https://socialhigh5.com Intro/Outro (Prod. JKBeatz) Merch Links!!!! Good Vibes apparel: https://www.bonfire.com/good-vibes-apparel-160/ "I Know What I Said" Mugs: https://www.bonfire.com/i-know-what-i-said-mug/ W…
 
What is the difference between a liberal, a neoliberal, a new liberal, and a progressive? In this joint episode with The Neoliberal Podcast, hosted by Jeremiah Johnson, you'll get all the answers you want and probably a few more besides. This is a pretty wide-ranging discussion on the state of liberalism in the world today, how to lean into identit…
 
On 6/21/21, Jaws of Justice is bringing listeners a show about the recently identified location for Jackson County to build a new detention center. Host Bev Livingston will speak with Jalen Anderson, Jackson County 1st District-at-large Legislator, about the plans for a new jail. Since 2018, Jackson County Missouri has been studying the detention c…
 
Pro footballer Jason McCarthy was uninterested in Jesus, until he overheard a conversation between two Christian teammates. In his words, "It was like they were just talking about another person...I'd never heard anybody talk about God like that. Like He was real." Intrigued, Jason began seeking the Lord through Scripture and prayer...then, when he…
 
YESTERDAY’S NEWS -- Tales of classic scandals, scoundrels and scourges told through vintage newspaper accounts from the golden age of yellow journalism... The Reily Mattock Murder Episode 198 is centered on one of my favorite murder tropes, the so-called “eternal triangle,” between the cranky old farmer, his fading wife, and the handsome young farm…
 
On a slower news day, Frank and Alex dissect an essay written by Arthur Koestler in January 1944 called "We, The Screamers: The Nightmare That Is A Reality". The piece has eerie similarities to todays world and they boys break it down line by line as it gives us all something to think about.By Bummer Dude Media
 
Ashley Flowers explores 15 of the world’s worst crimes in the new Spotify Original from Parcast, International Infamy. The first episode takes you to Mexico and the true story of Juana Barraza — a pro wrestler who became a serial killer known as the “Little Old Lady Killer.” Listen to an exclusive clip right here, then follow International Infamy f…
 
He’s filed for appeal in the federal courts. What does that mean for Jarvis and the next steps in his pursuit to find justice? Hear from the experts and learn what awaits him on the horizon. Jarvis has requested that we dedicate this season of “Dear Governor,” to the late Michael Satris, who devoted his life to criminal justice reform and sat as se…
 
“After 18 years of solitary confinement with death breathing down my neck, some things don’t matter as much as they used to. I’ll still be strapped to that gurney and have my body pumped full of poison.” In 1998, Christina Muse was assaulted with a stun gun, beaten, locked in a cupboard, and drowned. Her body was found stuffed in a barrel in a ditc…
 
This week, in Modoc, South Carolina, where a teenage girl sneaks out the window, on a summer night, to hang out with her friends, but panic sets in, when she isn't home by morning. The only thing investigators have to go on were rumors of her appearance at a party, the night before, which leads to a story, so terrible, that it can hardly be believe…
 
Welcome to the Worst Hour Podcast Sunday School. On today’s episode we’re joined by comedian and podcast Ali Mac (@notalimac) we discuss youtube binges, birthright, Jewish weddings, Christian Rock, and more. We also take a look at the extended COVID lockdown in the UK, Kamala Harris’s South American trip, the controversy surround Joe Rogan’s height…
 
This week on Talk World Radio: draft registration. Is it unfair to young women not to force them to kill and die for weapons profits? Our guest Rivera Sun is the Editor of Nonviolence News, a nationwide trainer in strategy for nonviolent movements, and the author of many books and novels, including The Dandelion Insurrection and The Way Between. Sh…
 
Terrorism and violence in politics In this episode, Ezechiel and Andy discuss politically motivated violence. Is there ever a justification for terrorism? Does the state have a right to use violence against its citizens? Does the end justify the means? And what can we learn from the "yellow vest" protests in France? Join us for an hour-long dose of…
 
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