of Bartolomeo Vanzetti and
Nicola Sacco from the cartoon of a mural by Ben Shahn © Estate of Ben
Shahn /Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
MCADP Hampden County Chapter
in association with
The Springfield Diocese: Catholic Charities Agency
invite you to a memorial for the
of the wrongful execution of
Nicola Sacco & Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Tues, Aug. 23, 2011
Bishop Marshall Center
St. Michael's Cathedral
corner of State & Elliott Streets, Springfield, MA
Free and open to the public
Dr Michael White
Author of The Garden of Martyrs
An historical novel about the Daley/Halligan case
Ken Childs Award Recipient
Attorney James P. Rooney
Preisdent of MCADP
are 3 active local chapters currently operating in Massachusetts. They would all enjoy having new members join them or be happy to help you start one in your neighborhood!
Email for more information:
Hampden County Chapter, Saul Finestone
Boston North Chapter, Horace Seldon
Worcester Chapter, Ron Madnick
has been successful at keeping the Death Penalty out of Massachusetts,
but as recently as 1997 the issue came down to one tie-breaking vote!
There is also a persistent effort by federal prosecutors to bring
death penalty cases to trial in non-death penalty states. In the current
political climate, things are not going to get easier we need
to be active!
For more information about activities near you contact the MCADP office.