Monthly Archives: March 12, 2006

TSADP Grant and spring break

TSADP just received a $1000 grant from Center for American Progress to use for the Anti-Death Penalty Spring Break Alternative. During the spring break I am going to ask students to share their experiences with you in this blog. So please come back! We are renting a bus and making a trip to Huntsville on…read more

MtvU wants to turn Spring Breakers into action-makers

By Ashley RichardsThe University Star The typical college Spring Break has been painted in the minds of young people for more than a decade based on documentaries from MTV’s Cancun getaways. Venturing from that stereotype, mtvU, the network’s university-affiliated station, will be following students next week as they spend their break time in Austin at…read more

Friedman testifies on behalf of Soffar

Last summer Kinky Friedman signed TSADP’s Moratorium Petition in San Antonio. At the time Kinkster said that his main concern was to focus and to be “Damn sure we won’t execute the wrong guy”. Mr. Friedman went so far as to boldly state he would find an alternative to Texas’ “Eject ‘em or inject ‘em”…read more