Upcoming Events

Death Penalty discussion at Portage County NAACP monthly meetingPortage County NAACP and the Akron Interfaith Coalition Against the Death Penalty will host a discussion with Rev. Eddie Harris, Senior Pastor, Upper Room Ministries; Bernard A. Smith, retired U.S. federal prosecutor; Kwame Ajamu, exonerated from Ohio’s Death Row; LaShawn Ajamu, the family member of a murder victims; and Allison Cohen, executive director at Ohioans to Stop Executions.
Statewide Grassroots MeetingBe part of the movement to end the death penalty in Ohio. Find out more about our campaign and how to be involved. Register here.
Death Penalty discussion hosted by NAACP AkronHear from Rabbi Brown, Linda Barr, and Rukiye Abdul-Mutakallim.

Recurring events

2x perMonth
Regional Organizing TeamsPlease join us to plan events, hear updates and learn more about advocacy efforts to abolish the death penalty. Regional teams in the north, central, and south parts of the state meet every other week, led both #NoDeathPenaltyOH organizers. Sign up here or email Jennifer at jennifer@otse.org.