Random Thoughts Regarding the Murder of Troy Davis

You remember when I said "there's a great deal to say about this case" (the Troy Davis killing in Georgia by lethal injection)? Well, here are some Random Thoughts Regarding the Murder of Troy Davis, courtesy of the Rude Pundit, who summons the anger and sense of justice derailed necessary to speak about it. Read it all, but here's a taste: In Slate, Dahlia Lithwick asks, "Will the Troy Davis...

Tonight, I Am Ashamed to Be A Georgia Resident

I will not be the first place you will have gotten the news that at 11:08pm - literally as I write this - the state of Georgia, my state for the last eight years, has executed Troy Anthony Davis. There's a great deal to say about this case, but not tonight. Tonight, the only thing I think is important to point out is that in America in 2011, justice looks like this: Casey Anthony is free based on...