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

Apolonia's News

Ralph Nader: From Consumer Advocate to Museum Impresario
Business  (tags: Ralph Nader, American Museum of Tort Law, Winsted, Conn., consumer advocacy, fighting corporations )

- 1 day ago -
The legendary consumer advocate and former presidential candidate has opened, of all things, a museum in his hometown, the American Museum of Tort Law. Nader made his name using the law to fight corporations.
Corporate Criminals Cheat Because They Don't Fear Jail Time. That Must Change. Now.
Business  (tags: Donald Blankenship, Environment, Eric Holder, financial crash, Fraud, General Motors, Labor, Loretta Lynch, Massey, Mortgage Crisis, Regulation, Toyota, Volkswagen, West Virginia, White Collar Crime )

- 1 day ago -
No more slaps on the wrist. No more getting off with a fine, which is typically levied against the corporation rather than the individual criminal. We need to put the fear of prison time into every suit who is even thinking about cheating.
I Resolve to Buy American-Made in 2015! ACTION US
Business  (tags: Made in America, business, consumers, labor, jobs, money, economy )

- 1 day ago -
If every American committed to spending just $64 on American-made goods this year, 200,000 new jobs would be created!
Ellen Page On New Film's Heart: 'All We Want Is To Love And Be Loved'
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, same sex marriage, rights, movies, media, celebrity, society, usa, politics )

- 6 hours ago -
The new film Freeheld tells the real life story of Laurel Hester, a New Jersey police detective, who is diagnosed with late stage lung cancer.Ultimately the case makes national headlines, and when the city council finally rules in her favor, it's seen
Remains Found At Trail Of Tears Could Be From Native American Burial Ground
Society & Culture  (tags: indigenous remains, Trail of Tears, Native Americans, Missouri, human skeletal remains )

- 21 hours ago -
Capt. David James of the Cape Girardeau County SheriffâEUR(TM)s Department told the Southeast Missourian the remains could be part of a Native American group called the Wolf People.
An Open Letter To Kim Davis - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Kim Davis, marriage equality, open letter, petition )

- 1 day ago -
I believe all gay and lesbian couples should be treated equally with the dignity they deserve. I stand with Jim on the side of love.
IS Propaganda Pushes State-Building Quilliam Study Finds
World  (tags: IS propaganda, state-building, Quilliam study )

- 7 hours ago -
Propaganda from the self-styled Islamic State now aims to prove it is a genuine nation rather than glorify acts of violence, a study suggests. Quilliam said the group was going to huge lengths to sell itself as a viable, functioning transitional state.
Bernie Sanders: I Am Delighted By Jeremy Corbyns Victory
World  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Jeremy Corbyn, leadership UK, Labour Party )

- 1 day ago -
We need leadership in every country in the world which tells the billionaire class that they cannot have it all. We need economies that work for working families not just the people on top. Jeremy Corbyn poverty is not inevitable things will change.
School Lunches May Come With a Side of Gnarly Plastic Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: green, protection, children, food, schoollunches, study, food safety scandal, research, risks, children, health )

- 1 day ago -
A new study from Stanford University's Prevention Research Center has found that meals served at schools may contain unsafe amounts of bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical compound that has been linked to a laundry list of health problems
Stop Maintenance Workers Who Demand Sexual Favors for Services
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, women, society )

- 2 days ago -
Stop hiring workers with sexual offense records for building maintenance jobs and keep stricter watch on employee interactions with residents
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
Apolonia's contributions
Stories submitted:
Front Page stories:
Noted in Past Week:
Analyst Ratio* : 0%
* 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!

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!