Monthly Archives: June 2011

Copper Theft: a Crime Wave from History

Chris Evans Here’s the good news. Crime on Welsh railways is shrinking. The bad news is that there’s one conspicuous area of growth: cable theft, which has bounded up by 168% in the last year. Wales is not alone in … Continue reading

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Jack Johnson – the most hated black man in America

Jack Johnson

Few people outside the world of boxing have heard of Jack Johnson.
However, in the early years of the twentieth century, Johnson was perhaps the most hated black man in America. Continue reading

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