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

World

Human Rights Activist Detained, Bahrain
World  (tags: Human Rights, petition, Bahrain )

Teresa
- 5 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Human rights activist Maryam Al-Khawaja, a dual Danish and Bahraini national, was arrested on 30 August and detained as a result of her human rights work. Please write to the authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Maryam Al-Khawaja.
The Most Important Petition We'Ve Ever Done
World  (tags: climate change, avaaz, future )

Volker
- 5 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
They name it "The most important petition we've ever done". And they probably have a point.
Campaign To Free Leonard Peltier - Petition
World  (tags: Pledge, Leonard Peltier, freedom, executive clemency, campaign to free Leonard Peltier )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - leonardpeltier.info
There is really only one way for me to gain my freedom,and that is for the President of the United States to grant me Executive Clemency. Will you pledge to ASK for my FREEDOM?
Who Is Leonard Peltier   video
World  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Native American, political prisoner, Amnesty International, National Congress of American Indians, Robert F Kennedy Memorial Center for Hum, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Nelson Mandela )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - youtube.com
Leonard Peltier Native American political prisoner recognized as such by Amnesty International, National Congress of American Indians, the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights, Archbishop Desmond Tutu , Rev. Jesse Jackson, and many others.
Declaration of Internet Freedom
World  (tags: Declaration of Internet Freedom, Preamble, net neutrality )

Dandelion
- 7 days ago - internetdeclaration.org
We believe that a free and open Internet can bring about a better world. To keep the Internet free and open, we call on communities, industries and countries to recognize these principles. Join us in keeping the Internet free and open.
Europe's Deadly Borders: An Inside Look at EU's Shameful Immigration Policy
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, europe, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', society, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 3 days ago - spiegel.de
Along the frontiers between Spain and Morocco, Greece and Turkey and Hungary and Serbia, the EU is deploying brutal methods to keep out undesired refugees. Many risk everything for a future in Europe and their odysseys too often end in death.
The UK Is Panicking Over Next Week's Scottish Independence Vote
World  (tags: referendum on Scottish independence, UK, nationalism, politics, news, society, world, interesting, government, europe )

Cal
- 4 days ago - globalpost.com
As a 307-year-old marriage teeters on divorce, unionists resort to desperate measures.
Rethink 9-11 Petition
World  (tags: Rethink 9-11, International Petition, investigate, September 11, 2001 )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - rethink911.org
To All Authorities Who Have the Sworn Duty and Legal Authority to Investigate the Events of September 11, 2001, Including Those in the United States, Those in Other Sovereign Nations, and International Bodies.
How British Jihadist 'Madams' Are Running Isis Brothels Full of Thousands of Kidnapped Iraqi Women (VIDEO)
World  (tags: British, female jihadis, sex slaves of kidnapped, brothels )

Beth
- 4 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Thousands of Iraqi women are being forced into sex slavery in brothels run by a 'police force' of British women jihadis, it has been reported. As many as 3,000 women and girls have been taken captive from the Yazidi tribe in Iraq as Isis militants continu
Inside the Pentagon's Quest to Expand the Empire Into Africa
World  (tags: africa, government, politics, usa, news )

Cal
- 6 days ago - alternet.org
This is exactly how not to win hearts and minds in Africa.
Bashar Al-Assad's Pitch for Anti-Isis Pact With West Falls on Closed Ears
World  (tags: world, politics, society, middle-east, Syria, usa, isis )

Cal
- 6 days ago - theguardian.com
Cameron's assertion that Syrian president is 'part of the problem, not part of the solution' leaves Assad out in the cold
Why the West Can't Change Russia's Tune
World  (tags: diplomacy, US_Russia relations, world, society, politics, news )

Cal
- 5 days ago - globalpost.com
Analysis: Russia has proved remarkably resilient in the face of growing Western criticism.
DAILY JIHAD: Boko Haram Continues Genocidal Campaign Against Nigerian Christians
World  (tags: Islamic Terrorists, Boko Haram, Nigeria, 350 Christians slaughtered, churches, schools closed )

Beth
- 4 days ago - breitbart.com
Nigerian Christian leaders have said that Islamic terror group Boko Haram has killed over 350 Christians in just the past week, forcing the closure of churches and Christian schools. Officials from the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria (EYN) said that...
It's All About The Girls: Is The World Listening To Them?
World  (tags: activists, world, politics, society, women's rights, women's rightshumans, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1 day ago - npr.org
Their voices are part of a chorus of more than 500 girls, ages 10 to 19, from 14 developing countries. They've shared their challenges and dreams with the Girl Declaration, a campaign started last year by the Nike Foundation.
Obama Says U.S. Will Destroy Islamic State in Iraq, Syria
World  (tags: world, politics, usa, obama, ISIS, middle-east, news )

Cal
- 4 days ago - latimes.com
President Obama declared Wednesday that he would go on the offense and pursue Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria,
 

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. Natasha Salgado 43 popular stories

2. Ana MESNER 39 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 36 popular stories

4. Laura H. 36 popular stories

5. Dalia H. 35 popular stories

6. charles mclachlan 33 popular stories

7. Carole K. 30 popular stories

8. Alexandra G. 29 popular stories

9. Richard S. 28 popular stories

10. Carrie B. 23 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!