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

Society & Culture

Sacrifice, Suffering and Struggle: MLK's Message Resonates in Palestine
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Martin Luther King Jr., racism, ethics, culture, rights, politics, government, humans, sadness, safety, society, violence, murder, media, news, death, dishonesty, crime )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The voices of angry Israeli mobs chanting "death to Arabs" are echoing in the streets of Jerusalem. Online video footage shows Palestinians being chased off public transportation, thrown into lakes and attacked on the street.
Politician Tells Tall Tale of a Bus Full of Migrant Kids, Turns Out It Was a School Bus Headed to Summer Camp (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: government, politics, children, society, racism, migrant children, law, ethics, sadness, rights, news, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - rawstory.com
I have to imagine most of you, except of course our right wing trolls, are as appalled and even depressed at the display of raw racist hatred that has been emanating from the right in recent weeks with regards to the exploding number of unaccompanied...
Glenn Beck Defends Book That Claims Whites Were the 'Worst Victims' of American Slavery (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Glenn Beck, racism, ethics, dishonesty, politics, society, interesting )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - rawstory.com
The group Americans United for Separation of Church and State has criticized Heritage Academy, a charter school in Arizona, for using Cleon Skousen's The 5000 Year Leap in a 12th-grade history class.
Black People Were Not Allowed to Eat Vanilla Ice Cream in the Jim Crow South--Except on Independence Day
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, society, culture, children, freedoms, ethics, rights, sadness, family )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - alternet.org
By custom rather than by law, black folks were best off if they weren't caught eating vanilla ice cream in public in the Jim Crow South, except - the narrative always stipulates - on the Fourth of July.
Ohio Man Arrested After Friends Parade AR-15s Through Neighborhood, Spouting Racial Slurs (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Open Carry Rally, Cincinnati, racism, ethics, law, police, society, safety, violence, rights, freedoms )

Carrie
- 22 days ago - rawstory.com
One of two men in the group, which included two women, filmed their open carry rally in the East Price Hill neighborhood, where they walked past District 3 police headquarters and marveled that they were exercising their constitutional rights.
Inside The KKK's Plan For Expansion ~ VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: KKK, Americans, military training, recruiting, racism, gayrights, freedoms, ethics, family, crime, corruption, society, law, violence, safety, children, women )

Carrie
- 42 days ago - digg.com
A group of Ku Klux Klan members says it is planning military style combat training for the first time in KKK history.
LA Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Banned for Life, Fined $2.5 Million for Racist Remarks (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, NBA, Donald Sterling, sports, society, ethics, media, news )

Carrie
- 83 days ago - rawstory.com
Silver said an investigation into the recordings, which were revealed over the weekend, showed that Sterling had made the comments. Silver also said he would use his authority to ask the NBA board of governors to force a sale of the team.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar On Donald Sterling And Our Collective Failings
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, descrimination, society, ethics, family, culture, news, sadness, rights, freedoms, corruption, crime, media, sports, celebrity )

Carrie
- 83 days ago - time.com
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Welcome to the Finger-Wagging Olympics. It's time to look at ourselves -- and our collective moral outrage -- in the mirror, says former NBA player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Cliven Bundy: If People Think I'M Racist, Blame MLK Jr. (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, Cliven Bundy, Nevada, slavery, society, culture, ethics, news, politics )

Carrie
- 86 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
CLIVEN BUNDY KEEPS ON CLIVEN'. "Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy claimed during a Friday interview on CNN that he didn't understand the bipartisan outrage over his recent comments suggesting the 'Negro people' were 'better off' as slaves.
Rush Limbaugh: '12 Years A Slave' Only Won An Oscar Because Slave Is a 'Magic Word' (TEXT and AUDIO)
Society & Culture  (tags: propaganda, racism, Rush Limbaugh, "12 Years A Slave", society, media, freedoms, rights, ethics )

Carrie
- 139 days ago - rawstory.com
On his Monday radio show following Sunday night's 86th Academy Awards, Limbaugh said that the entire night had been "entirely" political. "It always is, everything to the left is political," the host opined. "There was no demonstrable political preaching.
Confederate Flag to Appear on New Georgia Car Plates
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Confederate Flag, Georgia, license plates, racism, oppression, ethics, society, freedoms, violence )

Carrie
- 149 days ago - politico.com
Georgia's new plate has fueled a clash between those who believe the battle flag honors Confederate heritage and others who view it as a racially charged symbol of oppression, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.
How to Tell a Mexican From a Muslim: A Guide for the Panicky American
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Mexicans, Muslims, society, culture, humans, racism, bigotry, satire, interesting, rights, ethics )

Carrie
- 153 days ago - rawstory.com
When we saw that the good people of Pocatello, Idaho were panicked about the prospect of a Mexican diner being turned into a local Islamic center, we knew we had to come to their aid.
UNM Investigates Possible Hate Crime (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, University of New Mexico, hate crime, racism, culture, society, education, ethics, crime, rights )

Carrie
- 166 days ago - krqe.com
A UNM student came back to her dorm room to find the most offensive word you can imagine scrawled on the door. The white board had the n-word scrawled on it. Burton is the only African American student that lives in the suite.
Allen West Does Not Like You Singing His America Songs in Your Weird Foreign Mud-Language (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, bigotry, hate, society, ethics, news, media, freedoms, rights )

Carrie
- 168 days ago - rawstory.com
Unemployed Florida rage-gator Allen West was just chilling in his rumpus room Sunday night, when he saw his beloved country LITERALLY DESTROYED AND CONDEMNED TO A FIERY HELL before his incredulous eyes.
Coke Commercial Angers Twitter Racists: 'Speak American' Because 'Your in America'
Society & Culture  (tags: racism, bigotry, Americans, Coca Cola ad, society, culture, ethics, humans, rights, media, freedoms )

Carrie
- 168 days ago - rawstory.com
A Coca Cola advertisement that celebrated the United States' cultural diversity inspired a Twitter hashtag urging others to #SpeakAmerican and #BoycottCoke.
 

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 racism

top story finders in Society & Culture

1. Carole K. 25 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado 25 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 24 popular stories

4. Carrie B. 24 popular stories

5. Laura H. 23 popular stories

6. Ana MESNER 23 popular stories

7. Alexandra G. 22 popular stories

8. BarbKnight SunshineLady 19 popular stories

9. Mary T. 19 popular stories

10. Jason B. 17 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!