• Caril Ann Fugate and the Presumption of Guilt

    In 1958, Caril Ann Fugate was blamed for the murders committed by her boyfriend, Charlie Starkweather. She was a terrified teenager in shock. She was cast as an emotionless villain.

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    When Social Media Turns Deadly

    It’s no secret that social media revolutionized the way we see and interact with the world. Literally—the entire world...

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