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

World

A Lesbian Sentenced to Death ACTION
World  (tags: family, humanrights, Nigeria, UK, discrimination, crime, murder )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - allout.org
May has the power - and the responsibility - to stop the Home Office from deporting Aderonke until they can be sure everyone's being treated fairly and humanely.
Stop Female Feticide and Bride Buying
World  (tags: war, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Girls, ACTION PLEASE, Bride buying )

Rose
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Goal: Stop female feticide and bride buying In the rural areas of India, many families prefer boys over girls, and this preference has resulted in a staggering number of female feticid
TAKE ACTION NOW! Iraq: Don't Legalize Forced Child Marriage
World  (tags: children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, ethics, middle-east, iraq, world, society, news )

Cal
- 6 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Any minute now, the Iraqi Council of Representatives will vote to legalize forced child marriage.
When Not To Go To School
World  (tags: educating women, India, world, politics, freedoms, children, society, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 2 days ago - ipsnews.net
In large parts of rural India, the absence of separate toilets for growing girls is taking a toll on their education. Many are unable to attend school during their menstrual cycle.
Hundreds Missing as South Korea Ferry Sinks
World  (tags: South Korea, accident, death, government, Ferry )

Kit
- 6 days ago - bbc.com
Almost 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people capsized and sank off South Korea.
Pro-Russia Separatists Take Armor, Humiliating Ukraine Forces
World  (tags: world, violence, politics, Ukraine, US, EU )

Cal
- 6 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Foreign ministers from East and West will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on Thursday in Geneva, once frequently the scene of Cold War negotiations, but will risk being upstaged by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
20% Of China's Farmland Is Polluted
World  (tags: China, farmland, soil pollution, environment, health, warning )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - theguardian.com
Soil pollution has long been a concern in China due to the country's rapid industrialisation and the report carried on the website of the Ministry of Environmental Protection confirms the extent of the problem.
Kazakhstan - The Unexpected Vacation
World  (tags: Kazakhstan, people, places, travel )

Kit
- 3 days ago - youtube.com
The central Asian nation of Kazakhstan declared its independence from the former Soviet Union in December of 1991.
Lebanon's Syrian Refugees: 'An Entire Generation Is Growing Up With PTSD'
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, Syria, Lebanon, civil war, Refugees&Relief, society, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1 day ago - globalpost.com
Refugees are everywhere on the streets of downtown Beirut. Women and children in filthy clothes beg for money on nearly every street corner.
Demand Resignation of Rape-Supporting Politicians
World  (tags: violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ACTION PLEASE, Rape, india )

Rose
- 6 days ago - forcechange.com
rget: Kanwaljit Deol, Human Rights Commission of India Goal: Remove rape-promoting politicians from office
Death of the Bees, US Government Approves Another Toxic Insecticide
World  (tags: news )

David
- 6 days ago - globalresearch.ca
"Beekeepers nationwide have experienced honey bee losses of over 40 percent over the 2012/2013 winter period --2013/2014 winter losses are likely to be released soon...
Jordan: Escape and Travel
World  (tags: Jordan, people, places, travel )

Kit
- 6 days ago - youtube.com
The country of Jordan is one of the travel secrets of the middle east.
End Corporate Support of Child Labor
World  (tags: humanrights, children, Child Labor, ACTION PLEASE )

Rose
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
rget: United States International Trade Commission Chairman Irving Williamson Goal: Demand corporations end the use of child labor Across the world, millions of children work as cheap, expendable labor.
Saudi Prince Hunts Down 2,100 Protected Birds in 21 Days
World  (tags: endangered birds, crime, corruption, Prince Fahd bin Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Al, world, ethics, violence, society )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - salon.com
Prince Fahd, the Instagram celebrity also known as @yolofahd, did some serious damage on a recent hunting expedition, managing during a 21-day killing spree to put a vulnerable species a few thousand deaths closer to extinction.
 

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

top story finders in World

1. Laura H. 22 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado 22 popular stories

3. Judith Wecker 21 popular stories

4. Carole K. 18 popular stories

5. Carrie B. 16 popular stories

6. Nancy M. 15 popular stories

7. Ljiljana Milic 14 popular stories

8. Cher C. 13 popular stories

9. Elle B. 13 popular stories

10. Kit B. 13 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!