START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

World

The Invisible Reality of Spain's Homeless
World  (tags: world, politics, homelessness, Spain, society, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 80 days ago - truth-out.org
Spain's long, severe recession and high unemployment rate, which currently stands at 24.4 percent according to the national statistics institute, INE, have impoverished the population while government budgets for social services for the poor have been cu
No More Corruption! Help Put An End to the Trillion-Dollar Scandal PETITION
World  (tags: governments, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics )

JeanisAWA
- 81 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
People in some of the world's poorest countries are being deprived of 1 trillion dollars every year. Criminals are secretly siphoning off cash through money laundering, tax evasion, and embezzlement. Not just a little cash. One trillion doll
Stop Honor Killing of 10-Year-Old Rape Survivor
World  (tags: Honor Killings, rape survivor, afghanistan, mullah, mosque, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, crime, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, society, violence, world )

Lone
- 85 days ago - forcechange.com
Ten-year-old Brishna, a girl living in Kunduz Province, Afghanistan, was raped by a mullah in her local mosque. Although the mullah, Mohammad Amin, was arrested, tried, and sentenced to 20 years in prison, Brishna's ordeal is not over
How ISIS Sells Women and Children
World  (tags: world, politics, society, middle-east, ISIS, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights )

Cal
- 85 days ago - theweek.com
But the trafficking in sex slaves is only one facet of ISIS's violent campaign
VIDEO - Sir Alan Duncan on the Principles Behind the Middle East Process   video
World  (tags: Sir Alan Duncan, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', illegal occuaption-siege, U.K. PARLIAMENT SPEECH, Palestine, Middle-east, media, Refugees&Relief, ethics, children, freedoms, terrorism, europe )

Jess
- 92 days ago - youtu.be
video - Sir Alan Duncan MP, Conservative Member of Parliament and former Minister speaks delivers a hard-hitting speech on the Israel-Palestinian Peace Process.
UN Warns Syrian Refugee Situation Poses 'Most Dramatic Humanitarian Crisis'
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, politics, society, middle-east, Syrian refugees, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', war )

Cal
- 92 days ago - globalpost.com
More than three million Syrians have fled their country since the uprising that began in March 2011, with most taking shelter in Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Iraq.
URGENT--TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Asia Bibifrom Hanging for Her Religious Beliefs
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, punishment, corporal punishment, Pakistan, law, culture, humanrights, politics, society, world, government, death, ethics )

Cal
- 94 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
ASIA BIBI HAS LOST HER APPEAL AGAINST HANGING SENTENCE IN PAKISTAN COURT--Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian, was sentenced to death on November 7 by a court in Punjab. She was arrested for blasphemy in June 2009, after an argument with some of her colleagu
OP-ED: Hating Hamas: Life in Post-War Gaza
World  (tags: Hamas, world, terrorism, politics, middle-east, Gaza, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', news )

Cal
- 95 days ago - theweek.com
Despite the rosy public opinion polls, Hamas seems to be widely loathed in this coastal Mediterranean wasteland
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Godiva: No Child Labor
World  (tags: children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', CHILD LABOR, child labor, Godiva, politics )

Cal
- 98 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Please sign our letter to Godiva and Ülker, and their parent company, Yıldız Holding, asking them to purchase cocoa beans that have been made without child labor.
Turkey Says It's Helping Iraqi Kurds Join Fight For Kobani
World  (tags: world, violence, war, iraq, Turkey, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 100 days ago - npr.org
Turkey says it is assisting Iraqi Kurdish fighters in crossing into Syria to aid their brethren in the embattled city of Kobani, where Kurds have fought a fierce defense action for weeks against besieging Islamic State militants.
Could Iraq's Tribes Provide the Glue That Keeps the Country From Falling Apart?
World  (tags: world, politics, iraq, government, middle-east, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 102 days ago - csmonitor.com
Saddam Hussein tapped Iraq's tribes, which cross geographic and ethnic lines, to bolster his regime. Now some tribesmen are offering to help fend off the self-declared Islamic State.
India's National Gold Medalist Tortured For Being a Witch In Modern Day Witch Hunt
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, freedoms, ethics, europe, HumanRights, news, violence, abuse, culture, freedoms, rights, religion, women )

Niki
- 102 days ago - inquisitr.com
Woman is tied up and viciously beaten after being accused of being a witch in one of many modern day witch hunts targeting women and children.
TAKE ACTION NOW! HELP END MODERN SLAVERY IN THE THAI FISHING INDUSTRY
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', slave labor, Thailand, politics, world, interesting, humanrights, society )

Cal
- 107 days ago - walkfree.org
A six-month investigation by The Guardian has found that the Thai fishing industry is "built on slavery", with trafficked workers enduring 20-hour shifts, regular beatings, torture and execution-style killings.
A Billion Tons of Food Wasted Yearly While Millions Still Go Hungry
World  (tags: world hunger, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', unitednations, Refugees&Relief, society )

Cal
- 109 days ago - ipsnews.net
The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) estimates that 1.3 billion tonnes of food go to waste globally every year. Meanwhile, 805 million of the world's people are still experiencing chronic undernourishment or hunger
UN Envoy Calls on Turkey to Prevent Srebrenica-Style Massacre in Kobani
World  (tags: world, politics, humanrights, middle-east, Turkey, Kobani, kurds, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, death, violence, society, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 110 days ago - globalpost.com
While much of the population has already fled the Islamic State offensive, 500-700 mostly elderly people are still sheltering in Kobani.

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: World

Most Active Stories Today in World tagged with 'HUMANRIGHTS!'

top story finders in World

1. Natasha Salgado 53 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 47 popular stories

3. Alexandra G. 42 popular stories

4. Dalia H. 40 popular stories

5. Richard S. 39 popular stories

6. Laura H. 36 popular stories

7. Bob P. 28 popular stories

8. Carole K. 27 popular stories

9. daryl bishop 24 popular stories

10. Kay m. 24 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!