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Bitcoin frenzy drives 900% surge in assets for crypto investment firm Grayscale

Crypto investment firm Grayscale enjoyed a 900% surge in assets under management last year as bitcoin’s rally drove multibillion-dollar inflows. The firm’s assets ballooned to $US20.2 billion from $US2 billion in 2020, according to a Thursday report. Grayscale’s Bitcoin Trust drove most of the inflows, growing to $US17.5 billion AUM […]
Bitcoin frenzy drives 900% surge in assets for crypto investment firm Grayscale
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‘It is just hell’: 7 regular people who spent 2 months undercover at an Arizona jail were horrified by the disturbing reality of life behind bars

“60 Days In” is a documentary series that follows seven undercover inmates at a jail in Pinal County, Arizona. The undercover inmates – all law-abiding citizens – were booked under fake charges and false identities. They were exposed to brutal violence, racism, drug use, and harassment throughout their 60 days […]
‘It is just hell’: 7 regular people who spent 2 months undercover at an Arizona jail were horrified by the disturbing reality of life behind bars
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A police officer who went to jail undercover quit the force after he got out — and his decision is a sobering reminder of how bad prison really is

The documentary series “60 Days In” followed nine law-abiding citizens who went undercover as inmates in an Atlanta jail for two months. The undercover inmates were exposed to drugs, violence, and frequent confrontations with jail staff. Consequently, a participant who had worked as a police officer ended up leaving the […]
A police officer who went to jail undercover quit the force after he got out  —  and his decision is a sobering reminder of how bad prison really is
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Regular Americans who went undercover in jail for 2 months discovered a strict social hierarchy that governs everything from where you sleep to whether you get to shower

“60 Days In” follows undercover inmates who navigate life in Fulton County Jail in Atlanta and Clark County Jail in southern Indiana. The undercover inmates learned about the complex social dynamics that take place in jail. Unwritten rules dictated how new inmates eat, sleep, socialise, and solve disputes. Life in […]
Regular Americans who went undercover in jail for 2 months discovered a strict social hierarchy that governs everything from where you sleep to whether you get to shower
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Regular people went undercover in an Atlanta jail as part of an experiment — and found one of the scariest aspects of life behind bars comes from the guards

On A&E’s “60 Days In,” nine law-abiding citizens went undercover in Atlanta’s Fulton County Jail. They found one of the scariest, and most dehumanising, elements of life behind bars is raids by the guards, who are searching for weapons or contraband. The raids also serve as a demonstration of power […]
Regular people went undercover in an Atlanta jail as part of an experiment  —  and found one of the scariest aspects of life behind bars comes from the guards