John Allen on the death penalty

John Allen is interestingon the global Catholic contribution to movement against the death penalty. The list of countries voting against the U.N. resolution in opposition to the death penalty -- U.S. China, Iran, Sudan and Singapore -- won't enhance your Christmas cheer.

John T. McGreevy is the I.A. O'Shaughnessy Dean of the College of Arts and Letters and Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame.

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