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Shows featuring De Shaun Davis

  • Lawmakers, Students Take Up Justice Struggle for the Jena Six Jacksonleeweb
    One week after tens of thousands of protesters gathered in Jena, lawmakers on Capitol Hill are taking up the case of the Jena Six. Students are getting involved, too. A coalition of hip-hop artists and grassroots organizations are calling for a National Student Walk-Out on October 1st. We speak with Congresswoman Sheila Jackson-Lee and student organizer DeShaun Davis. [includes rush transcript]...
    September 27, 2007 | Story
  • TOMMY THOMPSON EXECUTION
    A Federal appeals court in California this weekend blocked the execution of Thomas Martin Thompson for a 1981 rape and murder. The court said that his lawyer’s ineptness raised grave questions about Thompson’s guilt. The state of California can appeal the decision.
    August 04, 1997 | Story