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Pick up the DECEMBER Plain Press
Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 12/05/2009 - 09:33.
The front page story on the government taking of Frank Giglio's home and land should provide a compelling enough reason for our mainstream media outlet--the Plain Dealer--to investigate how government tyranny using CDC harrassment, code enforcement, demolition and the corrupt cycle of $$$ foreclosure and lien transactions has been used by the advantaged to take property from disadvantaged residents in Northeast Ohio.
Here's a similar story--recorded for posterity--that should jog the Plain Dealer's institutional memory:
It wasn't hard to mobilize, said Kathleen L. Barber, 82, one of the many frontline activists in the fight. "People were outraged. When your home is threatened and your community is threatened, you mobilize."