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Did he work on the Terre Haute facility? I think that's the only federal death row.

You know, he didn't get into specifics...but anyway, thank you for the link!

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Lauren

Lauren,
Thanks for posting this important piece. You start off by saying that architechts are not known for activism. You're right, but this piece is especially inspirational because it reminds us that ALL of us have the potential/oppotunity for activism, no matter what we do.

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