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Insight on refugees and immigrants, victims of stereotypes or crime?

On the night of August 2017,  a homeless woman was gang-raped under a bridge in Victoria, Melbourne by two Myanmar refugees. Both Kapling Hlawnceu (21) and Thwang Za Lian (24) are expected to be sentenced on May 24, 2018. 401 more words

"Air Pollution Increases Crime In Cities - Here's How"


The impact of air pollution on human health is well-documented. We know that exposure to high levels of air pollutants raises the risk of respiratory infections, heart disease, stroke, lung cancer as well as 

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German crime rate lowest since 1992

Scare claims of escalating crime in Germany after recent influxes of refugees are contrary to what has been happening there. But the good news comes with a warning. 418 more words


“The Bronx is Safer” as Borough Crime Rates Hit All-Time Low

In the late 1970s the Bronx was burning as seven different census tracts lost more than 97 percent of their buildings to fire and abandonment. The New York Times reported that 1980 was the “worst year of crime” in the city’s history with just under 2,000 homicides – an average of 34 murders per week. 448 more words



Melbourne, the city that has always held onto its throne as one of the most liveable city is on the verge of losing its position. The rising living cost and soaring population, similar to that of New York and Los Angeles, raises the question whether this is a  boon or a bane to the residents. 298 more words

Justice system report slams Alberta for hiding Indigenous incarceration rates

The government of Alberta is being lambasted in a review of Canada’s justice system as the only province to keep secret the number of Indigenous people it has locked up over the last five years. 763 more words


10 Most Dangerous US Neighbourhoods

This short list looks at the most dangerous areas in the US. The causes of such deprivation can be traced to the political system and the corrupt and morally bankrupt clowns that run the government and its agencies. 18 more words