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It’s well known that the British judicial system of the past sent ‘criminals’ to the colonies as punishment. It is lesser known just how petty the crimes were. You would be forgiven for believing that only the worst of the worst received such a harsh punishment, murders, rapists or armed…


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According to Business Insider, 44 bipartisan members of Congress have failed to properly report their financial trades and in doing so have not complied with the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK Act).

The law was created to tackle the congressional issues of insider trading and conflicts…


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Travis Scott’s Astroworld concert became a scene of mass death. At the time of writing, 8 people have been confirmed dead and 300 injured. People as young as 14 years old died at the event and a 10-year-old was injured. …

Delilah Brass

“Those that fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” — Winston Churchill

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