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The Den (2013)


Summary: Elizabeth joins an online social media site called The Den for a psychology project she is working on through her school. She soon begins to receive weird messages and video calls from a young woman whose webcam is off. 299 more words

Horror Movies

Nigeria rescues 71, mostly women and girls, from Boko Haram


Women and girls freed from those of Boko Haram, the anti-education militants in parts of Africa, namely Nigeria, by military forces is a bit of good news out of this harrowing situation. 65 more words


U.S. Torture Practices Back in News After Association Report

Many prisoners of war and suspected terrorists detained by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency from 2002 to 2009 experienced what most people would describe as torture. 648 more words

Open Agenda

This Tunisian Wants His Nation to Know Its Torturers

TUNIS, Tunisia — Fifty years ago, Gilbert Naccache was a Tunisian political activist caught up in the social upheaval of the 1960s. He was a member of… 1,957 more words

Human Rights

Happy Fanatics

Swimming with soldiers. I fall for a woman soldier swimming. She has dropped a happy Easter card from her daughter. It drifts away in the water. 188 more words


Instruments of Torture

I really don’t like cycling in the rain. I’ll tolerate it if I have to but if there is a choice I’d rather not. It’s one thing starting out on a nice day and being caught in a storm, it’s another to start out in the rain. 607 more words


Israeli adopts forced-feeding torture in order keep Palestinians imprisoned indefinitely without charge

A very ugly scene: Israeli locks up people indefinitely with no charges filed, and if they go on hunger strike in protest, Israel will adopt forced-feeding despite medical personnel stating that this is torture. 412 more words