Sometimes, the things you witness when you’re young change the course of your life forever. Here’s one such story. Read more: http://upworthy.com/they-executed-a-boy-about-his-age-who-kind-of-looked-like-him-so-he-figured-out-a-way-to-help
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The United States has a massive problem in the form of a runaway prison system. Since you’ve had your ears open at some point in the past five years, you’ll know that prisons fuel their own vicious cycles of prisoner aggregation and retention. If we don’t do something, it’s going to continue to get worse.…
Get Ready To Bawl When You See How A White Cop Chose Not To Destroy A Black Man's Life. That Man Is Now An NBA Star.
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Let’s get one thing straight — Caron Butler has accomplished what he has because he worked for it. This police officer didn’t give it to him. But the fact remains, Officer Richard Geller had the power to knock Butler off his path and decided not to. THAT’S how you wield authority. Read more: http://upworthy.com/get-ready-to-bawl-when-you-see-how-a-white-cop-chose-not-to-destroy-a-black-mans-life-that-man-is-now-an-nba-star
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After this incident was caught on tape during a Puerto Rican parade on Sept. 30, Lt. Jonathan Josey is no longer a part of Philadelphia’s police force. Frankly, the streets feel a hell of a lot safer now. (Aida Guzman, the woman Josey targeted, was suspected of squirting Silly String, by the way. Seems justified.)…