START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Society & Culture

PETITION : South Africa : STOP 'CORRECTIVE RAPE'
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, abuse, culture, dishonesty, ethics, women, violence, world, sadness, rights, humans )

MonikaBUS
- 7 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Corrective rape the vicious practice of raping lesbians to "cure" their sexuality, is a crisis in South Africa.Millicent Gaika, pictured above, was bound, strangled, and repeatedly raped in an attack last year. NO ONE should have to go through ...
President Moves to Ban Solitary Confinement for Juveniles
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, ethics, goodnews, government )

Phyllis
- 14 days ago - nbc12.com
In an op-ed in the Washington Post, President Barack Obama announced Monday he's banning solitary confinement for juveniles in the federal prison system.
Petition : End Acid Sale - Make Love Not Scars
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, dishonesty, violence, women, world, society, rights, law, government )

MonikaBUS
- 15 days ago - makelovenotscars.org
Come, sign the petition to join our cause. It is more urgent than ever before for our Government in India to ban over-the-counter sale of acid.
Not a Game: Sex Trafficking of Children During the Super Bowl PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, abuse, children, crime, humans, Sex trafficking, Super Bowl, rape, sadness, ethics, law, news, police, women )

Marcia
- 19 days ago - notagame.covenanthouse.org
Unless we act now, far too many children will be at risk of being forced to sell sex during one of our country's biggest sporting events of this year.
Acid Attack Survivor Disfigured By An Older Man as a Teenager Is Named the New Face of Indian Fashion Brand Viva N Diva to Help
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, crime, culture, ethics, fashion, goodnews, humans, interesting, society, violence, women )

Rosemary
- 23 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An acid attack survivor who was disfigured by a man she refused to marry has been named as the star of a designer clothing campaign. Laxmi Saa, 26, will model for an Indian clothing label for their campaign called the 'Face of Courage' ....cont....
Native American Tribe Says Oregon Armed Occupiers Are Desecrating Sacred Land
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, rights, society )

Kathy
- 34 days ago - kplu.org
With the armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon in its fifth day, a local Native American tribe says the militants are "desecrating sacred property."
PETITION - 3 Years Old Australian Toddler at Risk of Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: children, rights, abuse, violence, ethics, child, safety, sadness, women, world )

MonikaBUS
- 38 days ago - change.org
A 3 year old Australian citizen urgently needs saving from female genital mutilation (FGM). SheâEUR(TM)s only a little girl - but her West African grandmother is insisting on cutting her genitals to adhere to a traumatic and outdated custom.
All Schools Shut Down in Augusta County, Virginia, Over Islam Homework
Society & Culture  (tags: education, Islam, Mslims, indoctrination, abuse, children, culture, dishonesty, ethics, family, religion, rights, society )

Penny
- 50 days ago - edition.cnn.com
After a teacher at a Virginia school handed out a standard homework assignment on Islam, such an angry backlash flooded in that it prompted officials to close every single county school as a safety precaution.
Canada Launches Inquiry Into Murdered Aboriginal Women and Opens the Door to Repealing 'Racist' Indian Act
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, women, violence, Canada, First Nations, human rights, crime, corruption, abuse, law, death, society, politics )

Cal
- 63 days ago - news.vice.com
Speaking in front of representatives of indigenous communities from across Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised "nothing less than a total renewal of the relationship between Canada and First Nations Peoples."
Leaked Documents Reveal Islamic State's Plans for Healthcare, Commerce and Jobs
Society & Culture  (tags: world, ISIS/ISIL/DAESH, society, violence, ethics, culture, freedoms, humans, interesting, abuse, government, sadness )

Carrie
- 64 days ago - rawstory.com
A recently leaked document from the so-called Islamic State group reveals how the militants have set out to build a state in Iraq and Syria, focusing not just on military expansion, but also on mundane matters like healthcare, commerce and job creation.
Four Palestinians Killed on Friday
Society & Culture  (tags: world, violence, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, illegal settlements, middle-east, news, politics, government, ethics, death, crime, abuse, safety )

Carrie
- 64 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Friday was another deadly bloody day in Palestine. Israeli forces killed four Palestinians, two in Hebron and two outside illegal Israeli settlements near Ramallah.
The Sounds of Broken Glass: Reflections From Israel^s U.N. Ambassador
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-Semitism, racism, genocide, Holocaust, Kristallnacht, abuse, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 71 days ago - breakingisraelnews.com
This month, Jews around the world come together in synagogues, community centers, and schools to commemorate Kristallnacht~the night of broken glass. We do this to remember what happened on the fateful nights that marked the beginning of what would bec
Sharia UK: Girl Not Allowed Extra Math Classes Because She DidnâEUR(TM)t Wear Hijab
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, child, corruption, culture, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, safety, society, Islam, Muslims, abuse )

Penny
- 71 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Five teachers from Park View Educational Trust accused of misconduct The trust is at the heart of the Trojan Horse Islamification scandal Disciplinary panel heard a girl was not allowed to attend extra lessons
Artists Threatened By Anti~Israel Boycotters Say They Fear for Their Lives
Society & Culture  (tags: BDS, anti-Semitism, abuse, hate, corruption, culture, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, rights, violence )

Penny
- 75 days ago - thetower.org
Supporters of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement are routinely threatening artists who are set to perform in Israel, with a number of entertainers saying that the harassment has led them to fear for their lives
 

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 abuse

top story finders in Society & Culture

1. Ed V. 3 popular stories

2. Carole K. 3 popular stories

3. Barbara V. 3 popular stories

4. GGmaSheila D. 3 popular stories

5. AniMae C. 3 popular stories

6. Natasha Salgado 3 popular stories

7. Sandra Penna 3 popular stories

8. Laura H. 3 popular stories

9. Dalia H. 3 popular stories

10. Marianne R. 3 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!





New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!