Archive for May 26th, 2014

Jailed Woman Forced To Give Birth In Solitary Confinement, Baby Dies In Cell
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Jailed Woman Forced To Give Birth In Solitary Confinement, Baby Dies In Cell

A Texas woman was forced to give birth alone in her solitary jail cell, resulting in the death of her newborn baby. According to a federal lawsuit filed this week, Nicole Guerrero says that “Wichita County denied (her) access to reasonable medical care … ignored her obvious signs of labor and constant requests for medical […]

Pranksters Trick Crop Circle Watchers With Classic Punk Band Logo
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Pranksters Trick Crop Circle Watchers With Classic Punk Band Logo

The crop circle pictured above is not a message from the stars, it is the logo for the punk band “Crass.” Fabricated by pranksters close to Stonehenge, it seems to have taken in a well-intended “Astronomologer” Donna Provancher. Provancher explains that an “Astronomologer” is someone who engages in “the practice of astrology using astronomy to build the […]

Activist Destroys $500 Million In Student Debt Records
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Activist Destroys $500 Million In Student Debt Records

Student debt is a major problem. Many graduates find themselves paying back the debts they accrue over the course of their entire lives. But now an activist Francisco Tapia has burnt documents representing $500 million in student debt. The Chilean activist stole and then destroyed the documents during a protest at Universidad del Mar. Tapia, […]