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socialaction2014 is important and plays a key role by equipping our communities with the knowledge of the mishaps and social injustices in the country (USA) and around the world. By providing this exclusive complimentary service to communities everywhere, our mission is to keep our people connected by encouraging the discussion of these topics.
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Disabled Adults Locked In Cellar: Edwin Sanabria Testifies About Philly Captors

Disabled Adults Locked In Cellar: Edwin Sanabria Testifies About Philly Captors | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
PHILADELPHIA — A mentally disabled man said he had nowhere else to go in 2001 when he and his high school sweetheart moved in with a paroled killer – who had starved a man to death in her closet.
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BTK Trial Crime Quiz: Got What It Takes To Be A Detective?

BTK Trial Crime Quiz: Got What It Takes To Be A Detective? | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Serial killer Dennis Rader, known as the BTK Killer, killed 10 people between 1974 and 1991, terrorizing residents of Wichita, Kan. During his killing spree, Rader sent letters to the police and media describing details of the killings.
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Ex-jailers become US anti-death penalty advocates

Ex-jailers become US anti-death penalty advocates | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
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Mary Neal's Messages to Occupy Atlanta Cyberstalked

America's most censored, Mary Neal, is not permitted to post messages at the website of Occupy Atlanta. Our Stone Mountain, Georgia home has been turned into...
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Man charged with raping 12-year-old boy

A man is locked up, accused of raping a 12-year-old boy.
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Public Backs Use Of Plastic Bullets On Rioters

Public Backs Use Of Plastic Bullets On Rioters | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Plastic bullets and water cannon should be more readily available to police officers for future riots, according to a new report.
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Trenton Gilstrap, Teen With Asperger's, Launches Hidden Inspiration Project To Help Disabled Kids Learn

Trenton Gilstrap, Teen With Asperger's, Launches Hidden Inspiration Project To Help Disabled Kids Learn | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Though epilepsy and Asperger's syndrome sometimes get in the way when Trenton Gilstrap socializes with his high school friends, his conditions haven't interfered with his educational dreams, CNN reports.
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Year In Review 2011: The Highs And Lows For Latinos (PHOTOS)

Year In Review 2011: The Highs And Lows For Latinos (PHOTOS) | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
&iexclAy bendito! What a year... 2011 started out with a blend of hope and doubt, of promise and disappointment.
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Ernest Atencio: Latino Army Vet On Life Support, 'Brain Dead' After Being Critically Injured While In Custody Of Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Ernest Atencio: Latino Army Vet On Life Support, 'Brain Dead' After Being Critically Injured While In Custody Of Sheriff Joe Arpaio | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
A Gulf War veteran was on life support Monday after a scuffle with guards at the jail of embattled Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, who calls himself America's toughest sheriff.
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Inmates 'targeted riot offenders'

Inmates 'targeted riot offenders' | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Young offenders jailed following this summer's riots became targets for fellow inmates who were worried about family and friends caught up in the disturbances, inspectors have said.
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Rick Scott To Florida A&M Protesters: 'I Come From Public Housing' [UPDATED]

Rick Scott To Florida A&M Protesters: 'I Come From Public Housing' [UPDATED] | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) told hundreds of Florida A&M University students marching at the governor's mansion, protesting his decision to call for the suspension of the president of the state's largest historically black college Thursday that he...
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Excuse Me: I'm That Poor Black Kid

Excuse Me: I'm That Poor Black Kid | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Hey, I'm a poor Black kid. I just found out this morning that you've been talking about me.
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Don't Threaten To Cut Your Social Workers Throat - Baby LK Report For December 18th 2011

Don't Threaten To Cut Your Social Workers Throat - Baby LK Report For December 18th 2011 For these stories and all the latest dirt on the Child Protectie Ind...
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Shocking Video Of Homeless Man Beaten; Alleged Attacker, Taylor Giresi, And Cameraman Face Charges

Shocking Video Of Homeless Man Beaten; Alleged Attacker, Taylor Giresi, And Cameraman Face Charges | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Police arrested a young man and his teenaged buddy for allegedly attacking a homeless man and then sharing videos of the staged beating on the internet.
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2011: The Year of the Activist

2011: The Year of the Activist | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
2011 was the year that America experienced an explosion of grassroots community activism.
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MLK Bomb Plot: Attacker's Plea Withdrawal Request Is Denied By Court

MLK Bomb Plot: Attacker's Plea Withdrawal Request Is Denied By Court | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
SPOKANE, Wash. — A man who admitted to planting a bomb along a Martin Luther King Jr.
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Judiciary FAILURE!!!

My spoken word about how the Judicial System has not only failed me but thousands of others who deserve a second chance but haven't been afforded one.
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Whistleblowers being demonized in the US?

Under Obama's term as president there has been more people prosecuted for whistle blowing than all other US presidents combined. Bradley Manning, the latest ...
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Occupy London 'take over' Old Street Magistrates Court

Occupy London 'take over' Old Street Magistrates Court | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
Occupy London protesters have taken over a disused magistrates court in the city centre, the group have said.
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FAMU Board Considers President's Suspension

FAMU Board Considers President's Suspension | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida A&M's president will keep his job after the university board of trustees Monday rejected a call from Gov. Rick Scott that James Ammons be suspended while the hazing death of a band member is investigated.
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Valeria Villalta: Transgender Latina Immigrant Tells Positive Story As Others Face Waves Of Discrimination

Valeria Villalta: Transgender Latina Immigrant Tells Positive Story As Others Face Waves Of Discrimination | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The story of Valeria Villalta, a 30-year-old transgender immigrant from El Salvador, has a rare positive outcome. Many others aren't so fortunate.
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MPs blame flawed police tactics for riots

MPs blame flawed police tactics for riots | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
A failure of police tactics during the August riots caused the unrest to escalate into the worst for a generation, MPs said in a report published Monday.
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Britain's "Black Panther" murderer dies

Britain's "Black Panther" murderer dies | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - One of Britain's most notorious serial killers, Donald Neilson, known as the Black Panther, whose savage murder of a teenage heiress repulsed the nation in 1975, has died in hospital.
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DREAM Act Student-Activists Ramp Up Tactics, Risk Deportation For Cause

DREAM Act Student-Activists Ramp Up Tactics, Risk Deportation For Cause | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
LOS ANGELES -- A pair of college students from Southern California recently walked into a Border Patrol office in Alabama, the state whose immigration law is considered the harshest in the nation.
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Barry Beach Adjusts To New Life After 3 Decades In Prison

Barry Beach Adjusts To New Life After 3 Decades In Prison | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
HELENA, Mont. -- When Barry Beach was convicted of murder in 1984 for the killing of a female schoolmate, Miami Vice was a hit TV show. A car phone was a rich man's boxy appliance.
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