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Nadhim Zahawi dropped from chairing meeting on heating vulnerable families’ homes after expenses furore

Nadhim Zahawi dropped from chairing meeting on heating vulnerable families’ homes after expenses furore | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Millionaire Stratford MP had been due to chair a Citizens’ Advice Bureau discussion next month after he claimed £6k to heat second home
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Free Davontae Sanford Time For Change Bring Me Home Enough Is Enough !

Free Davontae Sanford Time For Change Bring Me Home Enough Is Enough ! | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

Free Davontae Sanford Time For Change Bring Me Home Enough Is Enough !

The police know it. The prosecutors know it. The courts know it. Anybody who reads the court records and police reports knows it.
This could have been any one of us, or any one of our children who was falsely arrested, railroaded, and imprisioned. If we let this stand, who will be next?
Demand that the prosecutors stop covering up their frame-up of this innocent child and come clean. Demand that Davontae be freed to come home
You Can Write Him At
Davontae Sanford-684070
ionia maxmium correctional fac.
`1576 w.bluewater highway
ionia,mi 48846

detroitforgottonc... about.me/JUSTICEDAVONTAE

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Antonio Martin Protesters Shut Down Missouri Highway On Christmas Eve

Antonio Martin Protesters Shut Down Missouri Highway On Christmas Eve | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
BERKELEY, Mo. -- Minutes before Christmas day officially started, a few dozen activists stood outside the Cathedral Basilica in Berkeley, Missouri, with lit candles and posters in memoriam of Antonio Martin, a black 18-year-old who was fatally shot b...
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Revealed: Police using pre-charge bail to muzzle protesters

Revealed: Police using pre-charge bail to muzzle protesters | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Exclusive: Data obtained by the Guardian substantiates claims that hundreds of innocent people banned from attending lawful demonstrations
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Merry Christmas one and all. The baby that survived his mothers sanctioning.

Merry Christmas one and all. The baby that survived his mothers sanctioning. | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
I look at this photograph of this baby and I see a miracle. This is the baby born to the lady who was sanctioned whilst she was 23 weeks pregnant. Ashton Under Lyne Job centre told her that it was ...
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Gloria La Riva at the SF Cuban Five Celebration, 12/18/14 -


Gloria La Riva, coordinator of the National Committee to Free the Cuban Five, speaks at the San Francisco celebration of the release of the Cuban Five on Dec. 18, 2014, one day after the Five returned to Cuba. For more information: www.freethefive.org

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Innocence Blog: Fernando Bermudez Reaches Settlement with New York For Wrongful Conviction

The Innocence Project is a national litigation and public policy organization dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted people through DNA testing and reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice.
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Circling Justice

Circling Justice | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
A film about one school that uses circles as an alternative to the school-to-prison pipeline and empowers students to seek justice.
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Making a lasting commitment to changing skid row

Making a lasting commitment to changing skid row | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The first time you see it, I mean, really see it up close, skid row can look unreal. And that was especially true in 2006, when Gary Foster took his first of many strolls through the downtown Los Angeles neighborhood that is home to the homeless.
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LA prepares to count number of people living on the streets

LA prepares to count number of people living on the streets | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Organizers hope to recruit 6,000 volunteers to canvas 4,000 miles of Los Angeles County in late January to count the homeless population.
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London: Emergency #XmasDayStreetsKitchen 7.30 p.m Strand & Important info...

London: Emergency #XmasDayStreetsKitchen 7.30 p.m Strand & Important info... | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Despite the disturbing news of an ongoing  allegedly illegal eviction of a public owned premises earlier today, which was being used by activists to assist our homeless community over the 'festive'...
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'We Won't Allow Them To Stop Us From Bringing Attention To Police Brutality'

'We Won't Allow Them To Stop Us From Bringing Attention To Police Brutality' | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
NEW YORK -- Hundreds of protesters gathered in New York City Tuesday evening, showing they don’t plan to halt demonstrations, despite Mayor Bill de Blasio’s call to suspend their actions until the two NYPD officers killed over the weeken...
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LAPD Chief Says Body Camera Footage Won't Be Released to the Public! -


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As the Los Angeles Police Department prepares to outfit its force with body cameras during interactions with the public, civil rights groups are concerned over the idea that footage won’t be made public outside of court proceedings.

http://rt.com/usa/216883-lapd-body-ca...

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Rob Duke's curator insight, December 24, 3:26 AM

It'd be expensive to do, but once the genie is out of the bottle, it may be better to make the footage available.

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Homeless find family for Christmas with Room in the Inn

Homeless find family for Christmas with Room in the Inn | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Retreat lets guests stay someplace warm surrounded by friends and indulge in traditional Christmas activities.
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Love Activists - how the law can bend and sway and bend again

Love Activists - how the law can bend and sway and bend again | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Cavell House, 2a Charing Cross Road is a five-storey building opposite the National Gallery, with secure vaults, large entertainment and conference rooms, and a top floor penthouse suite with great...
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A Just Cause, On Behalf of IRP6, Escalates Case to Department of Justice and Questions if Rules of Professional Conduct Were Violated

A Just Cause, On Behalf of IRP6, Escalates Case to Department of Justice and Questions if Rules of Professional Conduct Were Violated | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) December 24, 2014 -- A Just Cause Asks Department of Justice to Investigate if Federal Investigators Followed Proper Procedure in the IRP6 Case When Agents Contacted Philly Officials Regarding IRP Solutions
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Michelle Alexander Gives A Fascinating Analysis On How White Privilege Allows Criminals To Go Unpunished - Atlanta Blackstar

Michelle Alexander Gives A Fascinating Analysis On How White Privilege Allows Criminals To Go Unpunished - Atlanta Blackstar | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Video by White like Me
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Assistance to the Incarcerated Mentally Ill

Assistance to the Incarcerated Mentally Ill | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Wednesdays at 9pm Pacific. Call (818) 572-2947 to speak on air. Assistance to the Incarcerated Mentally Ill (AIMI), hosted by MaryLovesJustice Neal Advocacy to end police violence against the mentally ill, end solitary confinement, decriminalize mental illness, remove barriers to timely psychiatric treatment, increase mental hospitals, reinstate insurance coverage for psychiatric hospital inpatients, relax laws blocking involuntary commitment, establish assisted outpatient treatment (AOT) programs that mandate continued psychiatric treatment and provide subsistence assistance (food and housing) for mentally ill people, especially those released from correctional facilities and hospitals. Eliminate incarceration without trials, support crisis intervention team (CIT) training for police and corrections officers. End capital punishment against all people, especially those with brain dysfunctions caused by retardation, drug addiction, and/or mental illness. We support H.R.3717 "Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act", a congressional bill introduced by Rep. Tim Murphy in December 2013. Guests include people who did or still do wrestle with mental illness in themselves or close relatives as well as people with specialized knowledge about inmates and defendants with mental illness. Visit "Dog Justice for Mentally Ill" blog at http://DogJusticeforMentallyIll.blogspot.com to learn about AIMI's Complaint against the USA to the International Court in 2015 regarding the need to replace imprisonment, homelessness, and death with treatment and subsistence assistance. To be a guest, contact MaryLovesJustice Neal at (678)531-0262, or email MaryLovesJustice@gmail.com
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Magic of Twitter Brings Miracle to Homeless Family - Invisible People

Magic of Twitter Brings Miracle to Homeless Family  - Invisible People | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Last night I was part of a miracle that I still cannot believe happened. I had to get up this morning just to watch the video a few times for it all to sink in. …
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Man sent back to prison for getting job that started too early in the morning

Man sent back to prison for getting job that started too early in the morning | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Parole officer told Ashley Stansfield he could take job but firm supervising his licence then told him he had breached licence
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Police Chief Calls Shooting Of Black Teen By White Cop A 'Tragedy'

Police Chief Calls Shooting Of Black Teen By White Cop A 'Tragedy' | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The fatal shooting of a black Missouri teenager who allegedly pointed a gun at a white police officer late Tuesday night was labeled a "tragedy" for the teen's family and the cop who pulled the trigger.

"This is a tragedy for everyb...
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Good will to all men? Shop worker disperses homeless with freezing water, witness says

Good will to all men? Shop worker disperses homeless with freezing water, witness says | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
A shop worker has allegedly hosed homeless people seeking shelter outside a shop front with ice cold water to prevent them sleeping there. Police investigated the incident after a local woman reported the alleged assault on social media.
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Miles from Ferguson, another black teen killed by police

Miles from Ferguson, another black teen killed by police | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Just two miles from Ferguson, Missouri, another young, black teen was shot and killed by police late Tuesday night.
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Why Is No One Talking About the NYPD Shooter’s Other Target?

Why Is No One Talking About the NYPD Shooter’s Other Target? | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Before Ismaaiyl Brinsley killed two police officers, he shot Shaneka Thompson. That matters more than law enforcement’s blame game.
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Grand jury praises SWAT team that nearly killed 19-month-old with grenade -


A Georgia family is nearly $1 million in debt after a SWAT team in May inadvertently threw a stun grenade into the crib of 19-month-old Bounkham Phonesavanh. The device severely burned the toddler and ripped a hole in his chest, but a grand jury declined to bring charges against the militarized police team. Jurors even went so far as to condemn the family while praising law enforcement, and authorities are also refusing to pay for medical expenses. RT’s Lindsay France has more.

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