Sister Helen Prejean (04/13/1994)

August 21, 2020, 11:00 pm

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Sister Helen Prejean speaking about Dead Man Walking at Lyric Opera of Chicago (Photo: Kyle Flubacker)

Sister Helen Prejean spoke with Studs Terkel in 1994, shortly after the publication of Dead Man Walking, her eyewitness account of the death penalty in America. Her steadfast commitment and spiritual journey through the justice system has influenced our nation’s view of capital punishment.