START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Society & Culture

Help Free Moroccan Rape Victimsfrom Having to Choose Between Marriage to the Perp., or Suicide-PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, humans, society, women, suicide )

Mitchell
- 97 days ago - avaaz.org
A Moroccan law allows a rapist to avoid prosecution: if he marries his victim. This puts women, and girls, in a terrible bind. There is a vote coming up in Morocco, regarding this law, which we may have a chance to impact.
15 Girls Under Investigation After 12-Year-Old Commits Suicide (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: bullying, sadness, suicide, children, teachers, facebook, ethics, society, culture, safety, law, media, freedoms, crime, news )

Carrie
- 216 days ago - rawstory.com
A group of 15 teenage girls is reportedly under investigation in connection with the suicide of a 12-year-old former classmate, the Lakeland Ledger reported on Thursday.
Ariel Castro Dead: Coroner Confirms That Cleveland Kidnapper/Rapist Killed Himself
Society & Culture  (tags: Ariel Castro, death, suicide, criminal, rape, kidnapping, women, violence, society, humans, law )

Carrie
- 224 days ago - nydailynews.com
Castro's defense said they wouldn't speculate about the circumstances that led to the 53-year-old sex fiend hanging in his prison cell. A toxicology report is pending, but a neighbor is convinced 'he took the coward's way out,' adding 'we're happy he's...
Melissa Harris-Perry Slams Montana Judge: You're Sounding a Lot Like Todd 'Legitimate Rape' Akin (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: child rape, children, society, ethics, law, Montana, suicide )

Carrie
- 228 days ago - rawstory.com
MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry had harsh words for G. Todd Baugh, the Montana judge who has drawn national criticism over his decision to give a 49-year-old man a 30-day jail sentence for the rape of a 14-year-old girl who later committed suicide.
The Corporate Right-Wing Agenda Is Driving Thousands of Americans to Attempt Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: Republican, conservative, Americans, suicide, austerity, Washington, DC., Great Recession, Depression )

Dandelion
- 253 days ago - alternet.org
The very same austerity policies that Republicans in Washington are constantly pushing on us are the same policies that are driving Americans to kill themselves.
Demand Justice ! Arrest Amanda Todd's Internet Bully/Stalker ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, bullies, stalkers, crime, death, teens, suicide, protection, children )

Cher
- 551 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
While bullying may not yet be a crime, stalking certainly is. We demand justice for Amanda Todd, - and want her internet stalker(s) and bullies, arrested and held accountable.
B.C. Girl's Suicide Foreshadowed By Video
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, bullies, suicide, environment, protection )

Cher
- 551 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Tributes are pouring in for a Maple Ridge, B.C., teenager who committed suicide after posting a video describing how she was tormented by bullies and suffered from depression.
TAPS
Society & Culture  (tags: Taps, military, soldiers, suicide, PTSD, survivors, Tragedy Assistance Programs, volunteer, donate, families )

Dandelion
- 689 days ago - taps.org
With 18 of our Veterans and active duty soldiers committing suicide daily this is a program that is trying to help. Please circulate it as your part of honoring this Memorial Day. Perhaps it will reach the eyes of the people who need it. Help if you can.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Bullying in Ontario Schools! PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: ontario, canadian education premier, children, abused, bullied, suicide, sadness, grief, crime )

Simone
- 1024 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Premier McGuinty, Although you call yourself the Education Premier, your government has done nothing to end the plague of bullying in Ontario schools. Children are being assaulted and terrorized on school board property, some are being driven to suicide
Tell Michigan to Stop Suicides From School Bullying ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, protection, bullying, suicide, environment )

Cher
- 1251 days ago - change.org
On November 8th, 14-year-old Samantha Kelly hung herself after having been bullied for accusing another Huron High School student of rape
What Really Happened to Phoebe Prince?
Society & Culture  (tags: children, abuse, death, education, ethics, humans, internet, media, news, society, sadnesssouth hadley schools, students, bullying, suicide )

Taina
- 1365 days ago - slate.com
The Untold Story of Her Suicide and the Role of the Kids Who Have Been Criminally Charged for it.One week last October, Bill Evans, the assistant principal of South Hadley High School in Massachusetts, chose two students to read public service ..........
Senate Explores Indian Youth Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: government, health, children, Native Americans, suicide, culture, society, politics, humans, usa )

Cal
- 1426 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs held an oversight hearing March 25, titled, "The Preventable Epidemic: Youth Suicides and the Urgent Need for Mental Health Care Resources in Indian Country."
Schoolboy, 15, Hangs Himself After 'Being Plagued By Online Bullies'
Society & Culture  (tags: online bulling, suicide, teen boy, sadness )

Lone
- 1427 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A 15-year-old schoolboy hanged himself amid allegations he was being plagued by online bullies. Police are investigating the death of Tom Mullaney after his body was found in the early hours of yesterday morning. Hundreds of messages have been posted
647 Women Killed in the Name of 'Honour' Last Year
Society & Culture  (tags: Women violence, killing, HRCP, Pakistan, Suicide )

Sophie
- 1485 days ago - dailytimes.com.pk
The 2009 report of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) released on Monday revealed that there was a sharp surge in violence against women and 1,401 women were murdered during 2009. Out of these, 647 were murdered in the name of "honour",
Ex-Model Carina Schlesinger, Who Escaped Rapist 6 Years Ago, Burns Down House, Kills Boyfriend, Self
Society & Culture  (tags: women, violence, murder, suicide, arson, crime, police )

Lone
- 1501 days ago - nydailynews.com
A blond beauty who bravely fought off a rapist in Central Park six years ago fatally shot her boyfriend before torching their New Jersey home and then killing herself
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Society & Culture

Most Active Stories Today in Society & Culture tagged with Suicide

top story finders in Society & Culture

1. Natasha Salgado 18 popular stories

2. Judith Wecker 17 popular stories

3. Laura H. 17 popular stories

4. Nicole W. 17 popular stories

5. Cher C. 17 popular stories

6. JL A. 16 popular stories

7. Carole K. 16 popular stories

8. AniMae Chi 15 popular stories

9. Debbie Williamson 15 popular stories

10. Pat B. 14 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!