A power metal anthem celebrating freedom is entirely appropriate today.
The amazing story of how a single glass of wine led to a violent riot and a watershed moment in European history.
In 1907. London medical students rioted over a statue of a dog. How did this happen, and why?
So, after my post on the Carandiru massacre of 1992, I've decided to look for notorious prisons on Google Earth. The unattractive-looking place above is [...]
This is a view of the Carandiru Penitentiary in Sao Paulo, one of the largest prison complexes in South America at the time. In this [...]
This is related to last night's post about the New York City Draft Riots, which began 150 years ago yesterday. It started right here, at [...]
This has got to be one of the weirdest stories I've ever come across. If you were a fan of the Hanshin Tigers--a baseball team [...]