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Raw Video: Anti-Putin Protests Draw Thousands

Tens of thousands of demonstrators on Saturday cheered opposition leaders and jeered the Kremlin in the biggest show of outrage yet against Prime Minister Vl...
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Drawn to Murder - CBS News

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48 Hours: Drawn to Murder - A teen is convicted of a gruesome murder; Will some of the cops who put him away help to set him free?
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Myron Orfield, Scholar, Says Ethnicity-Targeted Charter Schools Feel Like 'Jim Crow Segregation'

Myron Orfield, Scholar, Says Ethnicity-Targeted Charter Schools Feel Like 'Jim Crow Segregation' | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
In a recent interview with Bloomberg, director of the University of Minnesota Law School’s Institute on Race & Poverty Myron Orfield said that charters schools who target specific ethnic groups actually work against diversity, the article stated.
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A Christmas Letter to My Gay Son

A Christmas Letter to My Gay Son | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
There is only one gift I want to give you this year: I want to give you equality. I want to wrap it up in a beautiful box, and I want to put it under our tree right now.
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Jesse Jackson Fights Emergency Manager Law, Alongside John Conyers, Occupy Detroit, Labor

Jesse Jackson Fights Emergency Manager Law, Alongside John Conyers, Occupy Detroit, Labor | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
DETROIT -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson joined with U.S. Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) on Thursday to urge opposition to Michigan's emergency manager law.
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South Carolina Voter ID Law: Justice Department Blocks Controversial Legislation

South Carolina Voter ID Law: Justice Department Blocks Controversial Legislation | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The Justice Department on Friday rejected South Carolina's law requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls, saying it makes it harder for minorities to cast ballots.
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Michael Jacques Sentenced To 14 Years For Burning Black Church After Obama Election

Michael Jacques Sentenced To 14 Years For Burning Black Church After Obama Election | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
A Massachusetts man convicted of burning down a black church out of anger over the election of President Barack Obama was sentenced to nearly 14 years in federal prison on Thursday.
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Andre Curry 'Devastated' By Charges: Dad Accused Of Posting Facebook Photo Of Duct Taped Baby (VIDEO)

Andre Curry 'Devastated' By Charges: Dad Accused Of Posting Facebook Photo Of Duct Taped Baby (VIDEO) | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
A Chicago father who allegedly posted a photo of his daughter bound with duct tape on Facebook is "devastated" by the charges against him -- and those who know the young father reportedly said the whole thing was a joke.
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Florida Community Rallies In Support Of 8-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Forced Into Prostitution

Florida Community Rallies In Support Of 8-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Forced Into Prostitution | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
It's hard to get into the Christmas spirit when you hear a mother in your community allegedly offered up her 8-year-old daughter for prostitution, but that's exactly what concerned citizens along Florida's Emerald Coast are trying to do.
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Jerome Isaac Charged With Murder For Burning Delores Gillespie To Death

Jerome Isaac Charged With Murder For Burning Delores Gillespie To Death | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
NEW YORK — A grand jury has indicted a New York City man on first-degree murder charges accusing him of killing a 73-year-old woman by dousing her with gasoline and setting her on fire, authorities said Friday.
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Stop the War on Christmas: Cease Fire in Afghanistan | Truthout

Stop the War on Christmas: Cease Fire in Afghanistan | Truthout | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it

Shouldn't Americans of every faith tradition band together to stop the war on Christmas?

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PTSD and Choosing Not to Be A Victim

PTSD and Choosing Not to Be A Victim | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
click here to view --> Be A Friend To Yourself.

You may remember our wonderful guest post by PTSD survivor and advocate, Michele Rosenthal.


Ms. Rosenthal generously asked me to also pos...
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Mexico's economy yet to rescue its poor

Despite a tough economic climate, Mexico was been weathering the storm thanks to a free trade agreement with the United States that gives it access to the wo...
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Have You Been Arrested Before?

Per the report in Raw Story "A study analyzing data from the federal government's National Longitudinal Survey of Youth found that 30.2 percent of 23-year-ol...
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2011 State of Homelessness Address inour Nations Capital.

The Homeless Homeless Advocate delivers the 2011 Year in Review - State of Homelessness Address in our Nations Capital.
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A Long Awaited Victory for Children, Families, and Our Future

A Long Awaited Victory for Children, Families, and Our Future | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
The bottom line is, no matter who you are or where you live, we cannot continue to sacrifice the health of our families and communities to protect polluters.
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Cardinal George KKK Comment: Petition Calls For Archbishop To Step Down (VIDEO)

Cardinal George KKK Comment: Petition Calls For Archbishop To Step Down (VIDEO) | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
An online petition launched this week is calling on Cardinal Francis George, the Chicago Archbishop, to resign from his post following a comment he made on a Chicago news station that compared LGBT rights advocates to the Ku Klux Klan.
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Sara Kruzan

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Sara Kruzan in prison child sex trafficking victim...
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Blacks Outpace Other Female Recruits in U.S. Military

Blacks Outpace Other Female Recruits in U.S. Military | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
About one-third of the women in the United States military are black, according to a survey, about double their percentage in the civilian female population.
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Social workers 'sex up abuse claims to snatch children for adoption'

Social workers 'sex up abuse claims to snatch children for adoption' | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
UK News :: Social workers 'sex up abuse claims to snatch children for adoption' - Breaking news from around the UK...
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Missouri Sex Slave Case: Bradley Cook Pleads Guilty To Torturing Female Victim

Missouri Sex Slave Case: Bradley Cook Pleads Guilty To Torturing Female Victim | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
A Missouri real estate broker pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges surrounding an eight year scandal in which several men held captive a mentally disabled teenager as a sex slave.
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Sudanese Refugees In Omaha Wrestle With Rise Of Street Gangs

Sudanese Refugees In Omaha Wrestle With Rise Of Street Gangs | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
OMAHA, Neb. -- When government soldiers from the north attacked Mun Nam Koak's village in southern Sudan nearly 20 years ago, he fled on foot to safety in neighboring Ethiopia.
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Joe Arpaio Immigration Case: Judge Rules Against Arizona Sheriff For Illegal Stops

Joe Arpaio Immigration Case: Judge Rules Against Arizona Sheriff For Illegal Stops | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON, Dec 23(Reuters) - By Alex DobuzinskisDec 23 (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday barred Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio from detaining people simply for being in the country illegally, in a ruling that faulted the local lawman...
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Enter the Lions Den with LDx and InformationMan 10 pm ET

Enter the Lions Den with LDx and InformationMan  10 pm ET | socialaction2014 | Scoop.it
ENTER THE LIONS DEN with LDx and Information Man 10 pm EST on TruthWorks Network Swagger Talk Radio Whats your Swagger déc.
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