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

Society & Culture

Can You Answer Obama's Call to Service This Monday?
Society & Culture  (tags: MLK, OBAMA, Day of Serivce, Community, activists, love, freedoms, philanthropy, society, Civil Rights, Change )

- 1917 days ago -
Barack and Michelle Obama have a request for us: Spend this coming Monday--Martin Luther King Day--volunteering to serve the urgent needs in our communities.
The MasterCard Commercial I'd Like To See
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, humans, interesting, culture, sadness, society, civil rights, humanity )

- 1937 days ago -
Amount spent on cosmetics in the US: $8 billion Basic education for the world's children: $6 billion
Duanna Johnson, Transgender Day of Remembrance, Nov. 15, and More on Shelby County Jail
Society & Culture  (tags: ShelbyCountyJail, DuannaJohnson, TheCochranFirm, MaryNeal, LarryNeal, DogJustice, assistancetotheincarceratedmentallyill,, JulianBolton, ShelbyCountyCommission, USDOJ, WendyShoob, Transgender, GayRights, Civil Rights )

- 1980 days ago -
Today, the transgender community sponsors a Duanna Johnson Day of Remembrance. Duanna was the Memphis transwoman found murdered execution style several blocks from her home on November 9. Johnson planned a lawsuit against Shelby County Jail following ..
Woman From Mali Who Underwent FGM Fights for Asylum
Society & Culture  (tags: FGM, Female Genital Mutilation, Female Genital Cutting, female circumcision, women's rights, women's health, civil rights, asylum, abuse, culture, ethics, rights, safety, society, violence, women )

- 2165 days ago -
Alima Traore doesn't remember when part of her genitals was removed as a young child in her native Mali. But even at 29, she still lives with the consequences. There's the pain, the fear of future medical problems...
Care2 Member, Richard Lewis Reaches 1200 Mark
Society & Culture  (tags: Care2, Petition, Human Rights, Civil Rights, Higher Education, The Community College of Baltimore Count )

- 2369 days ago -
Richard Lewis has reached 1,200 signatures in his petition, please click on the link to view what people have been commenting. Many comments are very supportive and reassuring that this injustice will be addressed. Thank you for your support.
Sally Field Censored at Emmys for Talking About War
Society & Culture  (tags: emmys, censorship, censored, civil rights, Censorship is UnAmerican!, Sally Field, first amendment, swearing, Iraq War, antiwar, anti-war, peace, speech, news, mothers, women, motherhood )

- 2405 days ago -
Wait, there is something about the Emmys worth posting! Sally Field was censored by FOX talking about the war!! FOX cut her off because she used a "God-related swear":
Former KSP Trooper Pleads Guilty To Federal Civil Rights Violation and Witness Tampering
Society & Culture  (tags: police, corruption, abuse, culture, ethics, government, law, media, interesting, rights, safety, women, violence, drugs, witness tampering, DOJ, Civil Rights, misconduct, crime )

- 2436 days ago -
Former Kentucky State Police Trooper Jason Christopher O'Bannon, 33, has pleaded guilty to a federal civil rights charge for using his authority to attempt to coerce sexual acts from a female confidential informant in June of 2005, the Justice Department>
~What the Media Is Missing About the Summer of Love~
Society & Culture  (tags: media, politics, americans, Summer of Love, peace, lies, truths, teens, violence, rights, police, war, Civil Rights, activism, environment, ethics, corruption, crime, culture, death, education, freedoms, government, history )

- 2498 days ago -
...Bullshit. We didn't drop out, we parachuted in. And we're still fighting behind enemy lines for a vision of a world in which tomorrow comes, but it comes with unexpected glories and democratic possibilities. It wasn't an endless summer. It was the.....
The Significance of the FBI's Law-Breaking
Society & Culture  (tags: FBI, NSA, Bush, Cheney, Neocons, spying, civil rights, activists, government, politics )

- 2587 days ago -
the FBI and our nation's telecommunications companies have secretly created a framework whereby the FBI can obtain -- instantaneously and without limits -- any information it asks for.

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 civil rights

top story finders in Society & Culture

1. Natasha Salgado 21 popular stories

2. Laura H. 20 popular stories

3. Carole K. 19 popular stories

4. JL A. 18 popular stories

5. Nicole W. 18 popular stories

6. Cher C. 18 popular stories

7. AniMae Chi 17 popular stories

8. Judith Wecker 17 popular stories

9. Ljiljana Milic 16 popular stories

10. Kit B. 16 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!