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5 Screwed Up New Ways America Is Abusing the Homeless

5 Screwed Up New Ways America Is Abusing the Homeless | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Cities are cracking down on the homeless in endlessly nasty ways.
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Irish politicians urged to pass stricter prostitution laws

Irish politicians urged to pass stricter prostitution laws | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Irish politicians urged to pass stricter prostitution laws
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Trenton gangster admits to ordering girlfriend's murder, running drug ring while in prison

Trenton gangster admits to ordering girlfriend's murder, running drug ring while in prison | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
As part of a plea deal, Anthony Kidd, 41, agreed to a 29-year sentence.
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Colombian Soldiers Have Been Killing Mentally Ill Civilians and Selling Their Bodies to the Government | VICE United Kingdom

Colombian Soldiers Have Been Killing Mentally Ill Civilians and Selling Their Bodies to the Government | VICE United Kingdom | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The families of "false positive" victims are still fighting for justice.
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Privatisation of the Post Office is illegal

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Man Wrongfully Convicted of R@pe Finally Freed After 9 Years in Prison

Man Wrongfully Convicted of R@pe Finally Freed After 9 Years in Prison | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The Cook County State's Attorney dismissed Carl Chatman's 2004 s*xual assault sentence and allowed him to walk free for the first time in nine years on Tuesday.
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Ending Homelessness with Star of Hope - Dana Tyson

You can help end homelessness in Houston with Star of Hope... one life, one family at a time. Visit http://OurMission.org to learn how you can get involved, ...
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LA advocates decry governor’s prison expansion compromise, moving prisoners to private prisons out of state

LA advocates decry governor’s prison expansion compromise, moving prisoners to private prisons out of state | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
On Wednesday, faith, health and human services, housing, education and criminal justice reform advocates will have a press conference and rally at the State Building, 300 South Spring St., calling ...
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Iowa Youth Pastor Rapes Boys To 'Cure' Them Of Homosexuality, Won't Spend One Day In Prison -

Iowa Youth Pastor Rapes Boys To 'Cure' Them Of Homosexuality, Won't Spend One Day In Prison - | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Have you heard of the Iowa youth pastor who is walking free after confessing to raping boys to 'cure' them of homosexuality?
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Ban Solitary Confinement for Prisoners Under 18

Ban Solitary Confinement for Prisoners Under 18 | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Thousands of youths under 18 are held in solitary confinement every year in the United Staes. They are deprived of almost all human interaction, and have access to very little stimulation. Tell the U.S.
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Government's Online JobSearch Posts ‘Jobs’ Encouraging Desperate UK Poor Into Clinical Trials

Government's Online JobSearch Posts ‘Jobs’ Encouraging Desperate UK Poor Into Clinical Trials | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Jobseekers using the government’s new jobs website, Universal JobMatch, have been receiving messages encouraging them to participate in clinical trials.  Users have received multiple messages from ...
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AFL-CIO blasts big business prison profiteers » peoplesworld

AFL-CIO blasts big business prison profiteers » peoplesworld | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
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Boston lawyer clergy sex abuse victims releases new list of alleged abusers

Boston lawyer clergy sex abuse victims releases new list of alleged abusers | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
BOSTON - Six Roman Catholic clerics and a choir director were named publicly as alleged abusers for the first time by a prominent lawyer for clergy sex abuse victims.
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Child Porn Priest Could Face 50 Year Sentence

Child Porn Priest Could Face 50 Year Sentence | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Federal prosecutors in Missouri are seeking a 50-year prison term for a Roman Catholic priest who admitted taking pornographic photos of children. The Rev. Shawn Ratigan faces sentencing Thursday in U.S.
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Emanuel apologizes for torture under former Chicago Police commander, cohorts - Chicago Sun-Times

Emanuel apologizes for torture under former Chicago Police commander, cohorts - Chicago Sun-Times | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Mayor Rahm Emanuel apologized Wednesday for the torture of black suspects by former Area 2 Commander Jon Burge and his cohorts after the City Council approved $12.3 million in additional settlements to alleged torture victims.
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Boris Johnson Is Creating a New Homeless London Underclass | VICE United Kingdom

Boris Johnson Is Creating a New Homeless London Underclass | VICE United Kingdom | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
No Second Night Out doesn't help the city's long-term rough sleepers.
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Bedroom Tax truth ignored by the Government is given a hearing at last by United Nations: Ros Wynne Jones' Real Britain

Bedroom Tax truth ignored by the Government is given a hearing at last by United Nations: Ros Wynne Jones' Real Britain | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
It took someone from another country to tell our government this tax must be suspended. That is a matter of national shame
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Confirmed: Protest to be held in London over delayed murder case in Jamaica

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Prosecutor Calls For Death Penalty In Bus Rape Case

Prosecutor Calls For Death Penalty In Bus Rape Case | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI -- Saying their crime shocked the conscience of India, the prosecutor in the fatal New Delhi gang rape called Wednesday for all four convicted rapists to be hanged, while one of the defendants shouted out his innocence as police drove him...
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City settles Burge torture cases for $12.3 million, Emanuel offers apology

City settles Burge torture cases for $12.3 million, Emanuel offers apology | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday apologized for an era in the Chicago Police Department during which many African-American men were tortured into false confessions for murders and rapes on the South Side under the direction of disgraced ex-Cmdr.
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US Teen Pregnancy Rate Drops Due To Contraception Access, Remains High In Abstinence-Only Red States -

US Teen Pregnancy Rate Drops Due To Contraception Access, Remains High In Abstinence-Only Red States - | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Guess why America's teen pregnancy rate in the US has fallen 6%? Read it and weep, conservatives.
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Laura Gibbons's curator insight, September 16, 2013 5:15 PM

This article is about teen pregancy droping by 6% in the states because more and more teenagers have a knowledge of all the different contraceptive methods avaliable. Because teenagers are learning about contraceptive methods scientist have seen resluts of less abortions and unwanted pregnacy. 

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From Prison Inmate to PhD Student: It is Possible to Change Your Life

From Prison Inmate to PhD Student: It is Possible to Change Your Life | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
I posted a story a few weeks ago about my circle of friends who all received doctoral degrees before the age of 30.
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Everything You Need To Know About The Abortion Case That’s Headed To The Supreme Court

Everything You Need To Know About The Abortion Case That’s Headed To The Supreme Court | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
A potentially huge case you've probably never heard of.
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Accused U.S. 'Spy' Claims Confession Was Forced

Accused U.S. 'Spy' Claims Confession Was Forced | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Former U.S. marine Amir Hekmati, who is currently being held in Iran on espionage allegations, penned a letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry from behind bars this month.
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Upcoming Actions to Free Marissa Alexander

Upcoming Actions to Free Marissa Alexander | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Marissa Alexander's birthday is September 14. She should be free to celebrate with her children on this day, not languishing in prison.
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