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Charlie Eagles: the Ethical Thief

At one time in his life, Eagles worked as a professional thief. Hearing the story, I’m reminded of Bruce Wayne slumming it in Batman Begins, learning the dark side for the sake of gaining knowledge for the light. 1,662 more words

Charlie

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I don’t have any Irish blood – at least not to my knowledge. Nevertheless, it’s challenging not to celebrate a holiday that – in this sick, sad modern world – is predicated on beer drinking and revelry. 67 more words

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Leave Him Alone, I've Got A Sword

On the 11th of January, 2007, BBC News reported an incident of…

Here’s a quote from the article, “Police on Tyneside are seeking a man carrying a sword who came to the aid of plain clothes officers during a burglary attempt.” 192 more words

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Book Release - 'Dissecting the Dark Defender: Approaching Vigilantism in American History, Society, & Culture through DEXTER'

Book Release – ‘Dissecting the Dark Defender: Approaching Vigilantism in American History, Society, & Culture through DEXTER’, by Madeleine Smith

Using vigilantism as a prism through which to view various aspects of contemporary American life, ‘Dissecting the Dark Defender’ seeks to explore the nation’s complex and controversial yet enduring relationship with extra-legal action. 455 more words

American Vigilantism

Vigilante Biffers

The soldiers of Odin and the gobshites of Britain First

The Biffers echo chamber is working well, we see. No sooner did they post this news article about vigilantism in Finland and the obedient neo-nazi sheeple came up with the goods. 108 more words

Britain First

Sex Offender Registries: For Safety or Retribution?

Sex offenders are constantly the focus media attention, sending shivers down the communities’ spine, instilling a fear that their children, friends or family may be the next victim. 431 more words

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"Murderers Stop at Nothing" 1886

In this issue, which also includes another example from Nast on Chinese immigration policy, two murdered white men lie on the streets of Seattle, Washington, then a U.S. 491 more words

Chinese Exclusion