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The Execution of Alfred Bye 1941

THE CRIME

29.9.1941

Canberra Times

STABBED TO DEATH

Soldier Found with Five Wounds

MELBOURNE, Sunday.

Thomas Edward Walker, garrison soldier and returned soldier, was stabbed to death last night behind the Mines Department in Parliament Place. 1,044 more words

Death

Ernst Friedrich, War against war (1924)

Susan Sontag
The New Yorker
Dec. 9, 2002
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WARNING: Extremely graphic violence.

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For a long time some people believed that if the horror could be made vivid enough, most people would finally take in the outrageousness, the insanity of war. 37 more words

Writings

The Execution of Charles Hines 1897

The Execution of Charles Hines 1897

The township of Maitland in New South Wales on the tidal extreme of the Hunter River, established in 1820 took 23 years to warrant the construction of a Gaol for the uses of the whole Hunter district. 3,041 more words

Death

Mama Said

 

 

 

 

Mama told me not to worry when our mastas’  took her away that day. She said not to be sad cuz she knows that one day we can be together again, and to just keep writing my words cuz she was so proud to have a on who could read.. 91 more words

Short Story

Child Bride To Be Hung For Killing Abusive Husband

The Islamic state Iran executes about two prisoners daily. The only way for a death penalty to be revoked, is if the victim’s family give pardon. 340 more words

Death

FRIDAY THE THIRTEENTH

Scary day for some. These are a few fun things I found out about superstitions and how the fear of this day got started.

This year has 3 unlucky 13’s– February, March, and November. 544 more words