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Michele Mallin was a victim of a violent rape in 1985. The then 24 years old Texas Tech student was parking her car when she was approached by an African-American who asked for her help to jump start his car with cables. 
    When she said she didn't have any cables he reached in through the window opened the car door placing a knife to her neck he force her to the passenger seat and drove off. He drove to vacant field outside of town where he forced her to perform oral sex after which he then raped her. He then drove back after which he took $2 in cash from her, her watch and ring then left on foot. Mallin then immediately called the police, reported the crime and the investigation was under way.
    Mallin described the attacker to the police giving the details about his clothings (shirt and sandals) and also the fact that he smoked alot.
     The police said that it might have been the work of a serial rapist (“Tech rapist”) who was suspected of about four other rapes. Com…

The Trail Of Tears: Government-Approved Ethnic Cleansing That Removed 100,000 Native Americans From Their Ancestral Lands

Throughout the 1830s, President Andrew Jackson ordered the forced removal of tens of thousands of Native Americans from their homelands east of the Mississippi River. This perilous journey to designated lands in the west, known as the "Trail of Tears", was fraught with harsh winters, disease, and cruelty.
     The Trail of Tears refers to the perilous journey of the 'Five Civilized Tribes' of the Southeast who were forced from their ancestral homelands to a designated zone in the west.
    The name came to encompass the removal of all five tribes that occupied the southeastern United States. All tribes incurred thousands of deaths and all experienced the sorrow of being ousted from their ancestral homelands. Today, many historians view Jackson’s actions as nothing short of ethnic cleansing.
 The Policy Of Civilization
     For generations, the lands east of the Mississippi River had been the homeland of five tribal nations: the Cherokee, Creek, and Seminole in the so…

The Stomach-Turning History Of Rat Torture – Perhaps History’s Worst Way To Die

Humans have a long history of developing inventive ways to hurt each other. There’s seemingly no end to the horrifying torture devices that people have conceived. But one of the most terrifying methods of torture ever created doesn’t require a man-made device at all. Instead, it just requires a rat.
     There are a lot of bad ways to go, but rat torture may be the worst.
     Many people naturally feel a sense of fear and revulsion towards rats. And the animals will chew through nearly anything, including human flesh. And that makes them perfect tools for torture. Especially if the torturer knew how to use them.
     One of the most fiendish forms of rat torture involves placing a rat inside a half-cage and atop a restrained person’s abdomen. Then, the cage is slowly heated. Desperate to escape the heat, the rat begins to burrow through the only soft surface it can find: the victim’s flesh. With sharp claws and teeth, the rat quickly gnaws its way into the victim’s bowels, causi…

8 Of The Most Brutal Torture/Execution Methods In History That Will Make Your Skin Crawl

History is filled with famous inventions that we still use today in some capacity. Thankfully, some of history’s most barbaric inventions have fallen by the wayside and can only be found at museums specializing in the macabre. Different forms of torture and executions are an unfortunate reality of every culture’s bloody past. Here are some of the most brutal torture and execution methods that will leave you grateful for living in the 21st century. WARNING: This article is not for the faint of heart.
1. Scaphism It’s quite a surprise the first torture/execution method up on this list wasn’t featured in either of the 300 movies. Documented by Greek historians, scaphism — from the Greek word skáphe, meaning “anything scooped or hollowed out — was used by Persians to apply as much torture while prolonging the victim’s eventual death. Enemies were bound to the inside of two rowing boats that covered everything save for their head, hands, and feet. After consuming a large amount of milk and…