When I was a little child, my grandfather told me a story that I thought was funny at the time, but now has a different, deeper meaning to me. His story is one of overcoming hardships and adversity.
One day in the 1970s, my grandparents and my great-grandmother went to the cemetery. It was their routine. Sunday was cemetery day.
However, this Sunday was different. The group was forced to go later in the day instead of at 12:00 pm due to a prior commitment. This decision would prove to be a bad one.
The group ended up getting stuck…
In the United States, LGBTQ+ individuals have the same rights as all people. However, in other countries such as Jamaica and other countries in that region, the people within the LGBTQ+ community are granted little to no rights.
In fact, the people who are a part of the community are publically trashed and even violently assaulted just for living their lives.
In the sad case of a sixteen-year-old Jamaican teen, Dwayne Jones, the anti-LGTBQ+ sentiment that the citizens of the nation have contributed to his brutal death and demise.
Dwayne Jones was like every teenager, he had big dreams. From…
It has been over one year since the tragic murder of a Black EMT worker named Breonna Taylor. Taylor was shot and killed by Louisville police officers during a no-knock raid on her apartment.
Breonna’s death sparked nationwide outrage among people from all walks of life. They saw her death as yet another casualty of police brutality and the lack of organization of our police departments.
Over the last year, the United States has seen riots and protests in response to Breonna’s avoidable death. However, little to no justice has been served in this case.
Breonna Taylor was a twenty-six-year-old…
Over the summer, the United States was completely overwhelmed by riots over the racially motivated killing of George Floyd by a police officer.
Now, the country of England is facing a similar issue. On March 3rd, Sarah Everard, 33, was allegedly abducted and killed by a police officer who was serving on the local police force.
Ever since Sarah’s strange and highly disturbing disappearance, people across the world have gone into a rage over the ways in which she disappeared.
The strange killing of a young woman as she simply walked home on a London night from a friend’s house…
November 22nd, 1963 is a day that lives with so many Americans from all walks of life. On that iconic date, the 35th President of the United States of America was shot and killed while riding in his open-top limousine in the city of Dallas, Texas.
A man by the name of Lee Harvey Oswald was charged with the gruesome murder of Kennedy. However, Oswald was, also, shot and killed before he could face trial. Oswald’s untimely death, left the Kennedy case a complete and utter mystery.
But, after more than 50 years of not knowing what exactly happened in…
Troy and Dulsie Varney were the absolute perfect couple. They had two children who they loved greatly. The two were always seen with a smile on their face and a kind word to say. To say the least, they were a fixture in their Maine community. No one could say a bad word about them.
On a sunny Friday afternoon, the local Maine police received a terrible call. The caller said that they saw a man enter a home and that, a few seconds later, possible gunshots rang out.
The police rushed to the scene. When they arrived at the…
Twenty-nine-year-old, Ariel Robinson, felt as though she was on top of the world. The aspiring comedian had just won the extremely popular Food Network show Worst Cooks in America season 20. The prize was $25,000 and fame and glory.
Despite coming off of her amazing win, Ariel and her husband, Jerry, are accused by the police of something more alarming than her cooking skills — murdering her own foster daughter in cold-blood.
This is the story of third-year-old Victoria Rose Smith.
In January 2021, the Simpsonville, South Carolina police received a shocking call. Ariel said that she had found her…
Love is certainly not an easy thing. Millions of people per year have their hearts broken by another person over love.
Just a few months ago, eighteen-year-old, Danielle Hopton, broke up with her twenty-year-old boyfriend, Stephen McNeil. Stephen was absolutely crushed and stunned by the sudden breakup. However, the two both agreed that they would remain friends in the future.
Despite the mutual agreement between the two, Stephen was still angry at Danielle about the breakup. He simply could not get over his ex-girlfriend.
In a rage, he decided to murder Danielle in cold blood.
In Fort Collins on February…