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Postman who spent 17 years in prison after wrongful conviction for attempted rape says he is a 'greater person' for being victim of miscarriage of justice

Postman who spent 17 years in prison after wrongful conviction for attempted rape says he is a 'greater person' for being victim of miscarriage of justice | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Victor Nealon, 53, says he wants 'wants justice' and is considering suing the police after being given a life sentence in January 1997 for the attempted rape of a 22-year-old woman.
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Fifteen Things That We Relearned About the Prison Industrial Complex in 2013

Fifteen Things That We Relearned About the Prison Industrial Complex in 2013 | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The engine of the prison industrial complex unfortunately kept on chugging in 2013.

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Nyamodi Youth Case May Be Greatest African American Human Rights Struggle Of Modern Time: Falsified Police Records, Corruption, And Ties To North Carolina Sheriff's Office Spell Old Racist South Ta...

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Scene of the crime: 'My soul is damn near destroyed' -- Chicago Tribune

Scene of the crime: 'My soul is damn near destroyed' -- Chicago Tribune | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

Read her story!! As 2013 winds down, with more than 400 people killed and 2,100 wounded in Chicago, our series on violence features a mother who reflects on the loss of two children in four months. http://apps.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-scene-of-the-crime-mother-loses-2-children-in-4-months-20131230/

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ATOS : him out ; VOICE OF THE DAILY Mirror | 4-Traders

ATOS : him out ; VOICE OF THE DAILY Mirror | 4-Traders | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
IAIN Duncan Smith should be made to read every word of the coroner's verdict on the death of Tim Salter.
The Work and Pensions Secretary might then understand why the firm Atos should be stripped...
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Major Social Transformation Is a Lot Closer Than You May Realize -- How Do We Finish the Job?

Major Social Transformation Is a Lot Closer Than You May Realize -- How Do We Finish the Job? | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
It starts with winning over the hearts and minds of the American people.
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UK cuts unemployment aid to new EU migrants - YouTube

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Restrictions on the free movement of workers from Bulgaria and Romania across the European Union will be lifted as of January 1st. The British government has responded by introducing new measures restricting the rights of EU migrants to unemployment benefits. But Bulgarians and Romanians already living in Britain said many of them never relied on government social services to survive. Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports from London.

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Social workers are weighing in and taking away children from parents who give in to their cravings and feed them too much

Social workers are weighing in and taking away children from parents who give in to their cravings and feed them too much | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Obese children have been taken away by social workers after being overfed by their families, it has been revealed.
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Jocelyn Stoller's curator insight, December 31, 2013 2:48 AM

Not right at all. Service providers need to offer appropriate support and help and actually comprehensively assess all the factors before jumping to conclusions and separating family bonds.

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Women in solitary confinement: ‘The isolation degenerates us into madness’

Women in solitary confinement: ‘The isolation degenerates us into madness’ | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
A mass prisoner hunger strike rocked California’s prison system this past summer, drawing international attention to the extensive use of solitary confinement in the United States. Nearly all of th...
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Top Story #2: No Indictment in death of teen Ramarley Graham

Top Story #2: No Indictment in death of teen Ramarley Graham | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
News 12 The Bronx is counting down the top stories of the borough for 2013 as voted by our viewers. Coming in at No. 2 is the continued fight for justice for slain Bronx teen Ramarley Graham.
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stop-punishing-children-for-being-children

stop-punishing-children-for-being-children | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

The government are changing the law on anti-social behaviour. Soon, if a child does anything that is “capable of causing nuisance or annoyance” they could get in trouble with the police. This new definition is so wide it could cover anything from playing football to climbing trees.

The Standing Committee for Youth Justice have set up a petition on Campaigns By You calling for the government to drop its plans.

Please SIGN and SHARE.

https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/stop-punishing-children-for-being-children

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Social Action Radio" and Social Action Magazine

Social Action Radio" and Social Action Magazine | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
into 2014 and into Social Action! "Social Action Radio" and Social Action Magazine! !! for the cause Dallas Blakkjakk Burgess Delaproser
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I Want My Baby Back - A Panorama Special

Network TV Programme Information: John Sweeney investigates the secretive world of the family courts and asks whether some parents may have unfairly lost their children forever.
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Schapelle Corby is innocent - parts 1, 2, 3 | Indymedia Australia

Schapelle Corby is innocent - parts 1, 2, 3 | Indymedia Australia | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

By Gerry Georgatos - courtesty of The Stringer - http://thestringer.com.au/ - (December 27, 2013 - PART ONE - SCHAPELLE CORBY IS INNOCENT) Schapelle Corby is innocent. Ms Corby has been let down by the Indonesian legal system, by the Australian Government, by the Australian Federal Police and by Aus...

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In America, Innocent Until Proven Guilty? Not For Most People Who Are Stuck in Jail

In America, Innocent Until Proven Guilty? Not For Most People Who Are Stuck in Jail | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The most common reason people are in jail is because they can't afford the fee.

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Openly Gay Men Behind Bars Are Told We Deserve What We Get -- But Nobody Deserves This

Openly Gay Men Behind Bars Are Told We Deserve What We Get -- But Nobody Deserves This | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
I won't ever forget my first 24 hours in jail. I can block out the faces of the men who sexually assaulted me, but I'm still haunted by what they did. The attack happened in a communal cell that held about 50 other people.
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Empowerment Mondays The Weekly Protest 2014'Empowerment Mondays' Kicks Off 6th January @ Southwark Crown Court

Empowerment Mondays The Weekly Protest 2014'Empowerment Mondays' Kicks Off 6th January @ Southwark Crown Court | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

Empowerment Mondays The Weekly Protest 2014 will kick off 2014 outside Southwark Crown Court, along side Fathers 4 Justice - The Official Campaign Organisation Tim Haries
No Truth No Justice No Peace!

We urge EVERYONE to take DIRECT ACTION in 2014 and organise LOCAL 'Empowerment Days' in your area... Make 2014 the start of Empowering Your future. Encourage Family & Friends to participate in the Creation of 'Golden' foundations for Generations to come. A 'portal' of Peace has been Created by the Planetary positions which will aid Us!

So from today focus Your Spiritual attention on the 'intention' of Victory. Visualise Our success not their defeat. Mind Creates matter, what we think, say and do manifests. If you didn't know this check out the '7 Cosmic Laws' - Time to learn Meditation and Empower Yourself.

So come on... BE GREATFUL BE POWERFUL!!! The Children are the ONLY future the Human race has! ♥

The 7 Cosmic Laws - Empowerment Knowledge for 2014...
https://www.facebook.com/notes/believe-in-you/the-7-cosmic-laws-empowerment-knowledge-for-2014/662200033832540

#EmpowermentMondays venues for 2014:

6th January - Southwark Crown Court
13th January - TBA
20th January - TBA
27th January - TBA

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Schapelle Corby is innocent – part 3 – corruption and cowardice | The Stringer

Schapelle Corby is innocent – part 3 – corruption and cowardice | The Stringer | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
“I was meant to pick up those drugs from the airport,” said former criminal William Moss. Mr Moss made this statement seven years ago, and he has stuck ...
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Counting Down to the End of the Death Penalty

Counting Down to the End of the Death Penalty | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The start of a new year always presents an opportunity to think back on the successes and failures of the past year and to look forward to the future with a sense of hope and optimism.
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BREAKING: Federal Gov’t Asks Judge to Grant Lynne Stewart Compassionate Release from Prison

BREAKING: Federal Gov’t Asks Judge to Grant Lynne Stewart Compassionate Release from Prison | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The Bureau of Prisons has submitted a request to the judge in Lynne Stewart’s case, asking him to grant "compassionate release" to 74-year-old jailed civil rights attorney who is dying from stage IV breast cancer.
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A closer look at ‘crime’

A closer look at ‘crime’ | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
I do not accept the common usage of the term “crime.” Why? Crime is not solely the violation of legal codes. It encompasses behavior that violates human rights. But beyond the legal understandings,...
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Jahi McMath's family wins restraining order extension

Jahi McMath's family wins restraining order extension | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Brain death, the irreversible loss of total function in the brain and brain stem, is legally the same as death caused by the loss of function of the heart and lungs, as defined by a 1981 Presidential commission.
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The MissingNMurdered Show with JennyNJerry: 2014 Special Kick Off

The MissingNMurdered Show with JennyNJerry: 2014 Special Kick Off | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
JennyNJerry Boone, Founders of the M N M Missing N Murdered (M-N-M) group and hosts of the MissingNMurdered BlogTalkRadio show. They are advocates for victims and their families. TONIGHT'S SHOW: K-9 Forensics.
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Migrants will have to pay at A&E – and all patients will have to prove they are not foreigners to get treatment free on the NHS

Migrants will have to pay at A&E – and all patients will have to prove they are not foreigners to get treatment free on the NHS | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Patients admitted to hospital in an emergency will have to prove they are not migrants under government plans to charge foreigners to use the NHS.
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PLATELL: A self-indulgent mother and the myth of 'starving' Britain

PLATELL: A self-indulgent mother and the myth of 'starving' Britain | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Part of the problem is that the very definition of ‘poverty’ has become so blurred that it’s hard to know who’s genuinely in need, writes AMANDA PLATELL.
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