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The Violence of the State

“It is impossible to know for certain how many innocent drug defendants convict themselves each year by accepting a plea bargain out of fear of mandatory sentences, or how many are convicted due to lying informants and paid witnesses, but reliable estimates of the number of innocent people currently in prison range from 2 percent to 5 percent (Adam Liptak’s 2004 NYT Times article “Study Suspects Thousands of False Confessions” and his 2008 NYT article “Consensus on Counting the Innocent: We Can’t”). 74 more words


GOP House Leaders Create ‘Action Group’ To Seize And Sell America’s Public Lands by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on May 1, 2015 at 12:46 pm

A group of Republican congressmen this week took an aggressive step in a campaign to seize and sell off America’s national forests and other public lands. 369 more words


'New Technologies' Essay

June 2010: What significance does the continuing development of digital media technology have for media institutions and audiences?

Technology is constantly advancing, with new smartphones, tablets and computers being released all the time with improvements. 1,097 more words

Institutions And Audiences

'New Technologies' Essay Plan

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    • Almost everyone owns various digital products nowadays, whether it be a smart phone, tablet or computer.
    • Digital products now have various uses and can do almost anything, rather than just what they were made for, such as a phone for calling.
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Institutions And Audiences

The Military Institutions of the Romans (de Re Militari)

buy now $7.95 2011 Reprint of 1940 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Originally published in Roots of Strategy, by the Military Service Publishing Company, 1940. 127 more words