NCCADP Monthly Info Session

Zoom NC

Join us for an hour-long online conversation to learn more about the state of the death penalty in North Carolina, the work of NCCADP, and how you can get involved. If you want to volunteer or simply connect with others across the state interested in abolishing the death penalty, this is the place to start

Racist Roots Screening and Panel Discussion

North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics 1219 Broad St, Durham, NC

In celebration and recognition of MLK Day, from 2-4 PM, we will present a screening of CDPL's powerful film "Racist Roots" followed by a panel discussion featuring Alfred Rivera and Nick Courmon, moderated by Noel Nickle.

Standing on Love Reception and Artist Talk at NCSSM

North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics 1219 Broad St, Durham, NC

We're honored to be part of a public events series focused on the death penalty at the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics along with our Coalition partners Hidden Voices. Jan. 11, 6-8 PM there will be a reception and artist talk featuring the Standing on Love exhibit which includes powerful photographs by Jenny […]

Tell Gov. Cooper: No More Death Row!

Central Prison & the NC Governor's Mansion Raleigh, NC

Please join people from across our state for a march and rally in Raleigh demanding commutation of our state's 135 death sentences. In June, NCCADP began convening a monthly Commutation Working Group including attorneys, activists and people directed impacted by the death penalty. Our goal: To compel Governor Cooper to commute death sentences before he leaves office in 2024. It is time to launch our commutation campaign publicly. 

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NCCADP Monthly Info Session

Zoom NC

Join us for an hour-long online conversation to learn more about the state of the death penalty in North Carolina, the work of NCCADP, and how you can get involved. If you want to volunteer or simply connect with others across the state interested in abolishing the death penalty, this is the place to start

Statewide Coalition Meeting

Zoom NC

Join us by Zoom Tuesday, November 22nd, 1-2:30 pm for our final Coalition meeting of the year. We will celebrate this year's work and plan for what lies ahead, including the launch of our Commutation Campaign.

CDPL Presents: The Public Launch of Racist Roots (Durham, NC)

Carolina Theatre 309 W. Morgan St., Durham, NC

The Center for Death Penalty Litigation will host the public launch of Racist Roots, a powerful short film that reveals the North Carolina death penalty’s deep entanglement with slavery, lynching and racism — and inspires people to join the movement to transform the criminal legal system. This 25-minute film traces the history of the death penalty […]

Racist Roots Screening and Panel Discussion for NC State University Social Work Department

Campbell University School of Law 225 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC

On November 14th, 10-noon, NCCADP will partner with author Tessie Castillo to screen the film for the NC State University Social Work Department. Racist Roots is a film based on The Center for Death Penalty Litigation's online project, RacistRoots.org. This powerful 25-minute film explores the NC death penalty’s deep entanglement with slavery, lynching and racism — and […]

Racist Roots Screening and Panel Discussion at Good Shepherd United Church of Christ in Cary, NC

Good Shepherd United Church of Christ 1050 NW Maynard Rd, Cary, NC

NCCADP will host a screening and conversation/ discussion with three Raleigh faith communities on Sunday, November 13th, at 4 pm with dinner to follow. Racist Roots is a film based on The Center for Death Penalty Litigation's online project, RacistRoots.org. This powerful 25-minute film explores the NC death penalty’s deep entanglement with slavery, lynching and racism […]

Racist Roots Screening and Panel Discussion at NC Central University

NCCU Nursing Auditorium Room 1110 1402 S Alston St, Durham, NC

NCCADP will partner with the North Carolina Central University Social Work Department to present the newly released film Racist Roots, a project of The Center for Death Penalty Litigation. Racist Roots is a powerful short film that reveals the North Carolina death penalty's deep entanglement with slavery, lynching and racism - and  inspires people to join the […]

NCCADP Info Session

Zoom NC

Join the NCCADP for an hour-long online conversation to learn more about the state of the death penalty in North Carolina, the work of NCCADP, and how you can get involved. If you want to volunteer or simply connect with others across the state interested in abolishing the death penalty, this is the place to start.

Racist Roots Screening (Winston Salem, NC)

Community Mosque of Winston Salem 1419 Waughtown St, Winston Salem, NC

NCCADP will partner with local organizers in Winston Salem for a Racist Roots screening at The Community Mosque of Winston Salem (1419 Waughtown St). In addition to focusing on the systemic racism of the death penalty, this event will shine a light on the power of the Forsyth County district attorney, who is up for […]