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

Joanne's News

A Look Back at the Insane GOP Fantasy Version of Eric Holder's Tenure
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: constitution, crime, ethics, government, politics, propaganda, Attorney General, Eric Holder )

- 29 days ago -
Anyone who might possibly be nominated to replace Attorney General Eric Holder after he steps down has to be looking at the treatment Holder has received and wondering if they really want the job.
Radioactive Pigs. Just Another Reason to Visit Germany.
Offbeat  (tags: environment, health, food, safety, boars are radioactive, Chernobyl, diet, Europe, German government, Germany, health, nuclear energy, public saftery, radioactive material, sausages, wild boar )

- 52 days ago -
A new study from the German government, reported by The Telegraph, shows that more than one in three wild boar killed by hunters in the region are too radioactive to be safe for humans to eat.
Fresh Doubts Over a Texas Execution
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, constitution, cover-up, crime, lies )

- 82 days ago -
Now new evidence has revived questions about Willingham's guilt: In taped interviews, Webb ... gives his first detailed account of how he lied on the witness stand .... (Photo credit: Willingham family)
North Carolina Mayor Walks to Washington to Bring Focus to ObamaCare's Effect on Rural Hospitals
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: healthcare, healthcare, americans, government, politics, republicans )

- 89 days ago -
See first comment for the email I received about this. It's a shock Fox even covered it, but no shock that they put their own spin on it.
We Are Making Ebola Outbreaks Worse By Cutting Down Forests
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, ecosystems, forests, healthconditions, humans, nature, protection, trees, world )

- 109 days ago -
When will we ever learn that nothing stands on its own, then all things are interconnected? maybe not until after we extinguish ourselves.
Bid to Honor Austen Is Not Universally Acknowledged
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, internet, women, violence, society )

- 143 days ago -
It was a genteel campaign, (but) a countercampaign of online harassment, including threats of rape and death, ... turned so nasty that Twitter took steps this weekend to tighten its global policy on reporting abuse.
California High School Student Wins National John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, politics, gums, safety, youth )

- 144 days ago -
Wolman's prize-winning essay describes the political courage of former Colorado State Senate President John Morse, who in March 2013 risked his career to lead the passage of new gun safety measures
Grayson Amendment Paves Path for First Federal Shield Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, freedoms, goodnews, government, news, politics, media )

- 147 days ago -
This morning, at 12:40 am, the U.S. House of Representatives did something that has eluded it for 42 years:
Why I Want More Immigrants
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, interesting, children, education, family, world, society )

- 151 days ago -
What saddens us about the generalised debate about immigration is that it becomes a catch all discussion for debates that are really about economics.
10,000-Gallon Crude Oil Spill in Atwater Looked 'Like a Lake'
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, energy, environment, ecosystems, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, protection )

- 163 days ago -
Firefighters have revised the size of a crude oil spill early Thursday in Atwater Village down to 10,000 gallons, after initial estimates put it at 50,000 gallons..
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

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
Joanne Dixon

Joanne D.
Joanne's contributions:
Stories noted recently:
Stories submitted:
Joanne's contributions
Stories submitted: 178
Front Page stories: 8
Noted in Past Week: 38
Analyst Ratio* : 74%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted 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!