Denzel Washington and Viola Davis leave it all on the table in the first trailer for "Fences." The film, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning August Wilson play of the same name, follows a black family in 1950s Pittsburgh. Troy (Washington) is the head of the household, but is bitter about his life working as a trash collector. Show More Summary
Just when you thought you were having a bad week, the ACLU slapped Kim Davis with a lawsuit, the gay Bachelor threatened to sue his anonymous online trolls, Troye Sivan’s nudes leaked, and gays started getting into monogamy. Here’s what you might of missed on Instagram: Orlando Bloom sparred with his shaolin master. Spanish actor [...]
Troy was on death row for over two decades before he was finally executed. In that time he became a leader himself in the movement to end the death penalty, with his steadfast spirit and unshakeable faith in justice inspiring activists around the world.
By Savannah Fox, Field Organizer Five years ago today, on September 21st, I became an activist. I didn’t sign my first petition or attended my first rally. I found my passion, my anger and my hope as an activist, all … Please continue reading.
Tomorrow marks the fifth anniversary of the execution of Troy Davis. Troy was killed by the state of Georgia on September 21, 2011 despite a mountain of newly discovered evidence pointing to his innocence. The day he died, Troy said, "?The struggle for justice doesn't end with me. Show More Summary
My, what a week. Still reeling from the murder of Troy Davis? Check out "10 things anyone can do to help exonerate innocent people and prevent wrongful convictions" from The Innocence Project, and continue the fight for justice. The...Show More Summary
Amy Joyner-Francis You WILL NOT BE The EmmetT Till Yousef Hawkings Amadou Diallo Sean Bell Troy Davis Trayvon Martin Jordan Davis Ranisha McBride Eric Gardner Freddie Gray Sandra Bland OF 2016!!!!! YOU WERE KILLED BY PEOPLE WHO ARE OF "NO URBAN USE TO TO ADVANCE PROGRESSIVE SOCIAL JUSTICE" DURING AN ELECTION YEAR. Show More Summary
STATE SPONSORED EXECUTION THAT GENERATED GLOBAL PROTESTS AMONG THE PROGRESSIVE "ANTI-DEATH PENALTY" ACTIVISTS Table Cell STATE SPONSORED MASS EXECUTION THAT GENERATED NO PROTESTS AMONG THE COLONIZED AMERICANIZED SO-CALLED NEGROES THE...Show More Summary
It’s a case that divided Atlanta and people all across the world. Troy Davis, an African-American, was executed in 2011, convicted of killing white police
Troy Anthony Davis had three close calls with death before he was executed via lethal injection on September 21, 2011 at 11:08 p.m. The first
Synchronicity Theatre addresses one of the most incendiary legal battles of recent Georgia history with the world premiere of Beyond Reasonable Doubt: The Troy Williams Project. Directed by Rachel May, the drama revisits the 2011 execution...Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) A Utah county prosecutor says he is investigating Sen. Harry Reid in connection with a pay-to-play scheme involving two former Utah attorneys general. The prosecutor investigating Reid is Troy Rawlings of Davis County, a Republican. Show More Summary
AP A Utah county prosecutor said Wednesday he is investigating U.S. Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada in connection with a pay-to-play scheme involving two former Utah attorneys general. Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings, a Republican, said in a statement that … Continue reading ?
No one should be executed when there is serious doubt about the person's guilt. This week is the fourth anniversary of the execution of Troy Davis, a man with an innocence claim powerful enough to garner national attention and persuade...Show More Summary
Listening to Davis II and concluding that Les Troyes is, in fact, the greatest opera ever, a belief I will hold until my visit to Bayreuth, come the summer.That said, Davis I vs. Davis II: discuss.
Thursday, October 30 7:30 PM- Florida State at Louisville (ESPN) Rece Davis, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack, Samantha Ponder (Compass Media) Drew Bontadelli, Craig Swabek, Doug Ormay 7:30 PM- Troy at Georgia Southern (ESPNU) Mark Neely,...Show More Summary
The Dallas Cowboys have waived defensive end Michael Sam from their practice squad and signed linebacker Troy Davis. Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, signed with the Cowboys on Sept. 3 after he was among the final cuts of the St. Show More Summary
Gustavo Santaolalla's theme for The Last of Us is just about as haunting as the end of the game. Violinist Taylor Davis gives us a beautiful rendition of the song while rocking some rad Ellie cosplay, and it's everything we want it to be and more.
Earlier this week I had the privilege of interviewing Jen Marlowe for Zeek magazine. We spoke about her new book, I Am Troy Davis, co-authored with Martina Davis-Correia, which tells the story of Troy Davis who was executed by the.....