Tag Archives: Violence

Magic Mushrooms And LSD Could Curb Domestic Violence, Researchers Say

Magic mushrooms and LSD have the potential to curb domestic violence, specifically intimate partner violence, or IPV, according to researchers from the University of British Columbia and the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health. Associate Professor Dr. Peter S. Hendricks says hallucinogens such as psilocybin, which is found in magic mushrooms, and LSD likely have therapeutic potential ...

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Hitman: Agent 47 review: Run for your life from cliched film, with preposterous, blood-spattered violence

By Brian Viner, Film Critic for the Daily Mail Published: 16:04 EST, 27 August 2015 | Updated: 06:28 EST, 28 August 2015 Hitman: Agent 47 (15)  Verdict: Unoriginal, violent thriller The warning comes at the end of the opening credits: Hitman: Agent 47 is a film based on a video game. So prepare for preposterous, blood-spattered violence, in which bullet-riddled ...

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Egypt soccer violence revives scrutiny of police

A pickup truck bursts into flames as a riot breaks out outside of a soccer match between Egyptian Premier League clubs Zamalek and ENPPI at Air Defense Stadium in a suburb east of Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015. The riot broke out Sunday night outside of the major soccer game, with a stampede and fighting between police and fans ...

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South Sudan Violence: ‘The Stories They Tell Are Horrible’

South Sudan is the world’s newest nation, but observers say it could be heading toward civil war, or even genocide. NPR’s Gregory Warner updates host Michel Martin on the latest from South Sudan. World

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