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Pt 4 Narcissists are actually Dictators. There is no difference. They are destroyers of peoples' voices.

Narcissists are actually Dictators. There is no difference. They are destroyers of peoples’ voices.

Idi Amin the Butcher of Africa

African History of Genocide

President of Uganda Idi Amin. 355 more words

Burn The Witch! (Well, hang the witch...)

Or alternatively, the Salem Witch Trials. This is a subject that absolutely fascinates me and I can’t wait to tell you guys about it.

We’ll start with, while generally known as The Salem Witch Trials, many of the preliminary hearings actually happened in the surrounding areas, such as: Salem Village (now Danvers), Andover, Ipswich, and, of course, Salem Town, where the most famous (or is it infamous?) trials took place in the courts of Oyer and Terminer. 261 more words

‘The Tolbuith of Edinburgh is broke’, February, 1687 #History #Scotland

Lord Fountainhall reports:

13 February, 1687:
‘being Sunday.— At night the Tolbuith of Edinburgh is broke, and 16 malefactors and robbers escapes; yet George Drummond the keeper is not quarrelled for this, tho’ Mr. 96 more words

History

The Equal Justice Initiative (EJI)

Eji’s Website

BRYAN STEVENSON is the founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama.  Mr. Stevenson is a widely acclaimed public interest lawyer who has dedicated his career to helping the poor, the incarcerated and the condemned.   2,094 more words

Four Robbers Hanged at the Gallowlee near Leith #History #Scotland

Lord Fountainhall reports:

11 December, 1686:
‘Ther is much robbing at this tyme, under night, both in Edinburgh and about it, by Dumbarton’s sojors, &c.’ 275 more words

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