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

World

Editorial - Israel Narrows Its Democracy
World  (tags: israel, Democracy?, netanyahu, racism-discrimination, end the occupation of Palestine-siege of, sttlements, land thefts, maginalizing Palestinians, Israeli Arabs, Ethnic cleansing of Palestinians, freedoms, government, news, usa, HumanRights )

Jess
- 13 hours ago - nytimes.com
Having experienced the grievous legacies created when a government diminishes the rights of its people, we know this not the path that Israel should take.
In Pakistan, Christians and Muslims Stage Protest Demanding Blasphemy Laws Be Stopped
World  (tags: Pakistan, Islam, Muslims, Christians, blasphemy, protest, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, violence )

Sabina
- 3 days ago - aleteia.org
During a candlelight vigil held yesterday in Faisalabad, Christian and Muslim religious leaders, activists and normal everyday people stressed that the Pakistani government needed to take "immediate steps" to put an end to the abuses related to the "bl
UPDATE: Israeli Cabinet Backs Bill Enshrining 'Jewish State' Into Law
World  (tags: Human Rights, Netanyahu, Israel, Arab citizens, violence, society, government, politics, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, world, corruption )

CarrieSIC
- 3 days ago - rawstory.com
Critics, who include the government's top legal adviser, say the proposed change to the laws that act as Israel's effective constitution could institutionalize discrimination against its 1.7 million Arab citizens.
Attack on Egypt
World  (tags: Egypt, conflict, crime, death, freedoms, middle-east, politics, terrorism, violence )

Sabina
- 10 days ago - presstv.ir
An Egyptian militant group, which recently pledged allegiance to the ISIL terrorist group, has released a video showing a deadly attack on a checkpoint in the volatile Sinai Peninsula.
Female Bomber Kills Ten People at Nigerian College
World  (tags: Nigeria, Education, Islam, Muslims, Boko Haram, children, crime, death, freedoms, africa, terrorism, violence, world )

Penny
- 10 days ago - presstv.ir
A female bomber has reportedly killed at least ten people at a college in Nigeria in the second such attack on an educational institution this week.
Human Trafficking Survivor Shares Story With A&M-CC Students
World  (tags: humanrights, world, freedoms, Survivor speaks out, human trafficking )

Rose
- 12 days ago - caller.com
Proof that the horrors of human trafficking are real. And proof that healing is possible for survivors. After she told her story Wednesday to students at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, she urged them not to file her words away
20 Girls Held as Sex Slaves By Bogota Human Traffickers: Victims
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, world, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 15 days ago - colombiareports.co
Three girls were able to escape a Bogota-based sex trafficking group that is alleged to be holding 20 more minors captive for sexual exploitation, local authorities said Monday. Three suspects have been apprehended.
IRAN: RELIGIOUS SUPERSTITION AND THE SUFFERING OF INNOCENTS | Please Act!
World  (tags: Iran, freedoms, crime, death, government, society, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, dogs, ethics, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, humanrights, violence, world, PETITIONS )

Back
- 15 days ago - love-is-an-animal.blogspot.com
Iranian government on-going actions of butchering dogs are no longer a secret and people worldwide are horrified at the cruelty being perpetrated against companion animals and the Iranian people who defend them. Speak up for the voiceless beings!
Tools of Torture: Sale Must End Now! ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Human Rights, EU, torture, torture tools, Amnesty International, violence, society, government, ethics, crime, death, freedoms, world )

CarrieSIC
- 15 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Sign our petition to the EU:Thumb screws, spiked batons, leg irons and neck shackles. These instruments of torture aren't just confined to the history books - they're being used every day in torture chambers, police stations, military barracks and...
Australian Attorney-General Shoots Down Comparison Between IDF and Islamic State Terrorists
World  (tags: Australia, IS, ISIS, Islam, Muslims, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, israel, middle-east, terrorism, violence, war )

Sabina
- 17 days ago - algemeiner.com
George Brandis, Australia's Attorney-General, has roundly rejected the comparison between Australian Jews volunteering for the Israeli Defence Forces and Australian Muslims joining Middle Eastern terrorist groups like the Islamic State.
Palestinian Press, Social Media, Urging Drivers to Perpetrate 'Martyrdom Operations'
World  (tags: terrorists, Hamas, Islam, Muslims, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, israel, middle-east, palestine, terrorism, violence )

Sabina
- 17 days ago - algemeiner.com
Four people have died - one an infant - and some 30 civilians and soldiers have been wounded in attacks by Palestinian Hamas and Islamic Jihad-affiliated terrorists, who mowed down pedestrians along the tracks and platforms of Jerusalem's light rail sy
No Easy Solution for Myanmar's Rakhine Crisis
World  (tags: asia, freedoms, government, Myanmar, Rakhine, humanrights, Refugees&Relief )

Naoko
- 17 days ago - irinnews.org
"We are caged like animals here. We cannot work or go to the town to buy things. Our young people grow up knowing they will never be able to go to university."
The Lost Children: France Takes Stock of Growing Jihadist Problem
World  (tags: children, extremism, jihadists, Syria, radical Islam, world, society, politics, freedoms )

Cal
- 18 days ago - spiegel.de
More than 1,000 young people from France have joined extremist groups in Syria and Iraq, more than from any other European country.
Expert Q&A: Unrest in Occupied East Jerusalem
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, East Jerusalem, Human Rights, world, violence, middle-east, news, freedoms, conflict )

CarrieSIC
- 18 days ago - imeu.org
For context on recent violence and unrest in occupied East Jerusalem, the IMEU offers the following Q&A with Ingrid Jaradat Gassner of the Civic Coalition for Palestinian Rights in Jerusalem.
Petition to G20 Leaders Unite For Tibet
World  (tags: Tibet, China, G20 Summit, HumanRights, freedoms )

Roger
- 20 days ago - e-activist.com
China's failed policies have created a human right crisis in Tibet. We believe there is a diplomatic solution if governments collectively pressure China to build a solution for Tibet Please sign before next week summit in Brisbane !
 

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 freedoms

top story finders in World

1. Natasha Salgado 25 popular stories

2. Alexandra G. 23 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 22 popular stories

4. Ana MESNER 18 popular stories

5. Richard S. 18 popular stories

6. Carole K. 17 popular stories

7. Laura H. 16 popular stories

8. Bob P. 16 popular stories

9. Kay m. 15 popular stories

10. Dalia H. 15 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!