Topical Currents
1:00 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Things I've Learned from Dying: A Book About Life

This segment was recorded after the program and is an online bonus.

01/31/14 - This is a Topical Currents online bonus segment. After the broadcast, there were many unanswered questions.  Host Bonnie Berman continues the conversation with Texas attorney David Dow, who’s defended some 100 death row inmates and witnessed many executions.  He says he knows some were innocent.  He’s written a book which considers death philosophically, but not just by execution.  Is it better to anticipate one’s death and prepare for it?  Or is it better to go quickly, quietly, without warning? 

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