Living is Easy With Eyes Closed: The Murder of Dee Dee Blancharde

The story of Gypsy Rose and Dee Dee (Clauddine) Blancharde is one of twists, deception and abuse. On the surface, it's a story of a gravely ill child and a mother who would do anything to help her. But the Blancharde family are not as they appear. Gypsy Rose and Dee Dee Blancharde. Image: https://www.bustle.com/p/11-questions-you-still-have-about-gypsy-rose-blanchard-after-watching-mommy-dead-dearest-60333 Springfield, …

In the Glow of Death: The Extraordinarily Dark Tale of the Radium Girls

Under the shadow of the first world war and incredible feats of first wave feminism, young women flocked to factories run by the U.S. Radium Corporation and in this they would meet a gruesome end. Marie and Pierre Curie had discovered Radium some 20 years previous and after the radioactive element was found to help …