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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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Suicide and Bullying Calls to Child Helpline Rise as Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Reaches Classrooms

Suicide and Bullying Calls to Child Helpline Rise as Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Reaches Classrooms | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The number of children reporting suicidal thoughts and bullying due to racism soared by 69% the last year, according to child counselling service ChildLine.
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Woman who took her own life over bedroom tax would have been exempt | Society | The Guardian - Linkis.com

Woman who took her own life over bedroom tax would have been exempt | Society | The Guardian - Linkis.com | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Stephanie Bottrill, from Solihull, West Midlands, left note blaming government for financial stress before her death in May 2013
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Unseen Alfred Hitchcock Holocaust documentary ‘Memory of the Camps’ to be released | The Raw Story

Unseen Alfred Hitchcock Holocaust documentary ‘Memory of the Camps’ to be released | The Raw Story | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
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New NHS drugs policy could see elderly denied treatment

New NHS drugs policy could see elderly denied treatment | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
New drugs will only be made available on the NHS if they help people deemed to be a benefit to society under proposals that prompted fears elderly people could be denied treatment.
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Chicago man sues after cops allegedly tortured him and raped him with a gun | The Raw Story

Chicago man sues after cops allegedly tortured him and raped him with a gun | The Raw Story | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
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Thousands Of Tenants Due Refund Over Bedroom Tax

Thousands Of Tenants Due Refund Over Bedroom Tax | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The Government has been accused of a shambolic roll-out of the Bedroom Tax, with thousands of tenants wrongly hit and due a refund.
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2-Year-Old Allegedly Starved By Parents Looked Like 'Auschwitz Child'

2-Year-Old Allegedly Starved By Parents Looked Like 'Auschwitz Child' | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge has ordered a Philadelphia man and woman to stand trial in the starvation of their disabled toddler, saying the girl looked "like an Auschwitz child" when she died.
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Police on 'heightened' alert for violent response to Mark Duggan inquest verdict - Telegraph

Police on 'heightened' alert for violent response to Mark Duggan inquest verdict - Telegraph | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, the Metropolitan Police Commissioner, has met community leaders from Tottenham, north London, to discuss how to prevent a repeat of the 2011 riots
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This perverse Mark Duggan verdict will ruin our relations with the police

This perverse Mark Duggan verdict will ruin our relations with the police | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Stafford Scott: Mark Duggan was demonised by the police and the facts of his killing ignored. It seems the marginalised live in a parallel, unjust universe
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Marissa Alexander Could Be Thrown Back In Prison For Running Errands

Marissa Alexander Could Be Thrown Back In Prison For Running Errands | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The Florida mom who lost a controversial "Stand Your Ground" case after firing what she called a warning shot at her abusive husband might be thrown in prison again if a judge rules she violated the strict terms of her release.
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Incarcerated To Death: How The Mentally Ill Are Abused, Neglected, And Humiliated In South Carolina’s Prisons

Incarcerated To Death: How The Mentally Ill Are Abused, Neglected, And Humiliated In South Carolina’s Prisons | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Restraint of critically injured inmates, abuse of pepper spray, and false records that could have prevented deaths of suicidal inmates were among the horrors documented by a South Carolina court.
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Benefits capped for 33,000 households - Press releases - GOV.UK

Benefits capped for 33,000 households - Press releases - GOV.UK | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
New figures show almost 33,000 households had their benefits capped by November 2013.
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Free Salim

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Tracie Hunter suspended as juvenile court judge - YouTube

Hunter suspended until eight criminal charges against her are resolved.
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SHOCKING Video Shows Teen Beaten Before She Was Raped

SHOCKING Video Shows Teen Beaten Before She Was Raped | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Disturbing footage taken on cell phone cameras shows the brutal beating of a 16-year-old Hollywood, Fla., girl before she was allegedly held down and raped in November.
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What the Death of Army Pfc. LaVena Johnson Says About Us (Warning - Graphic Material) -

What the Death of Army Pfc. LaVena Johnson Says About Us (Warning - Graphic Material) - | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
  Ask about Gabriel Union, and many will readily give details about the actress' recent engagement to Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade. Ask about  Beyoncé and get the skivvy on her 2013 CD of the same name.
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Mark Duggan Inquest: Lee Jasper And Roger Gray Debate -

 

Chair of the London Race & Criminal Justice Consortium Lee Jasper is involved in a fierce discussion with Roger Gray, a former Met officer who specialised in the use and deployment of firearms.
Mr Jasper says "the bank of British justice is bankrupt for black and asian people".

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Out of Jail but Without an Identity | VICE United States

Out of Jail but Without an Identity | VICE United States | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
For many people who are released from incarceration, simply acquiring a government photo ID that lets them collect benefits, get a job, and reintegrate into society is nearly impossible, but some grou…...
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7 Things No One Tells You About Being Homeless

7 Things No One Tells You About Being Homeless | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
In a little town in Montana, I was 'lucky' enough to experience temporary homelessness.
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Amnesty International Calls on President Obama to Put Human Rights at the Center of Surveillance Reform

Amnesty International Calls on President Obama to Put Human Rights at the Center of Surveillance Reform | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Amnesty International Calls on President Obama to Put Human Rights at the Center of Surveillance Reform President Obama should ensure that US surveillance, both inside and outside US territory, complies with the right to privacy as enshrined in...
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Why's He Smiling? Inmate Set To Be Executed

Why's He Smiling? Inmate Set To Be Executed | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan 9 (Reuters) - Oklahoma on Thursday is scheduled to execute a man convicted of beating a convenience store manager to death with a baseball bat during a robbery in 1995.
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Mark Duggan case: stop and search could be curbed

Mark Duggan case: stop and search could be curbed | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Home secretary plans to tell police to conduct searches with greater respect and crack down on unlawful use of powers
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DOJ To Schools: Stop Sending Kids To Jail For Breaking Discipline Rules

DOJ To Schools: Stop Sending Kids To Jail For Breaking Discipline Rules | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Here's why the Justice Department needed to intervene in student discipline.
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Jail Brooklyn Judge Esther Morgenstern:

Jail Brooklyn Judge Esther Morgenstern: | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Judge Esther Morgenstern is absolutely corrupt, and she belongs in jail.
 
What Judge Esther Mickey Morgenstern does in her devils playground...
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The Insider’s blog: Victims say BNP monster is too dangerous to be freed

The Insider’s blog: Victims say BNP monster is too dangerous to be freed | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Victims of racist thug James Boyd told yesterday how they hope he is never free again after he admitted a 10-year campaign of horrific violence against five women.
James Boyd battered two of the women when they were heavily pregnant.
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