START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Carrie's News

Society & Culture

No, Cinco De Mayo Is Not Mexican Independence Day Here Is What It Is
Society & Culture  (tags: Cinco de Mayo, May 5th, celebration, Mexico, resistance against Imperialism )

Dandelion
- 16 days ago - nbcnews.com
Today marks the 154th anniversary of Cinco de Mayo, a bicultural celebration. Most people do not know the real story behind this holiday, here are five facts about Cinco de Mayo.
Protest Song Of The Week: 'I Had No Right' By Dar Williams
Society & Culture  (tags: Father Daniel Berrigan, peace activist, Dar Williams )

Judy
- 21 days ago - shadowproof.com
Legendary peace activist Father Daniel Berrigan died at 94 years-old on April 30. Inspired by Berrigan, singer-songwriter Dar Williams penned the song 'I Had No Right', recalling his anti-war actions with the Catonsville 9.
Wildfire in Fort McMurray, Canada, Shows Indigenous Resilience
Society & Culture  (tags: US & Canada, Canada, Natural disasters, Fort McMurray, Indigenous rights, First Nations )

Judy
- 18 days ago - telesurtv.net
First Nations communities are opening their doors to people fleeing Fort McMurray, the city engulfed by the blaze at the heart of Canada's oil sands.
Land of the Free? Harvard Study Ranks America Worst in the West for Fair Elections
Society & Culture  (tags: White House, Presidential elections, John Oliver, rigged election, democracy, unfair elections, USA )

Dandelion
- 24 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
2016 elections have proven the system so rigged those who previously still harbored illusions our democracy is fair have begun to come to terms with the truth the political establishment corporatist plutocrats choose their own to install in White House.
Father Daniel Berrigan Anti War Activist Social Activist and Poet Dies at 94
Society & Culture  (tags: Father Daniel Berrigan, RIP, pacifist, antiwar, burn draft cards, protester, social activist, playwright, poet, educator )

Dandelion
- 20 days ago - democracynow.org
The legendary anti war priest Father Daniel Berrigan died at 94 years. He was a poet, pacifist, educator, social activist, playwright and lifelong resister to what he called American military imperialism.
The Mental Disease of Late Stage Capitalism
Society & Culture  (tags: mental disease, late stage capitalism, new system, broken system )

Dandelion
- 29 days ago - therules.org
A great irony of this deeply corrupt system of wealth hoarding is that the weapon of choice is how we feel about ourselves. The elites do not have to silence us. We do that ourselves by refusing 2 talk about what is happening to us. Fake it to you make it
What Progressives Can Learn From The Tea Party   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Tom Hartman, progressives, tea party, Republican Party, Democrat Party, conservatives, blue dogs )

Dandelion
- 24 days ago - youtube.com
Progressives should not just be fighting the Tea Party but instead learning from them on how they took control of the Republican Party and forced the entire Conservative establishment to lurch so far to the Right. We need to bring ours to the left.
A Little Dutch Village
Society & Culture  (tags: care facilities, dementia, Hogewey, Holland )

Lynn
- 43 days ago - politicsplus.org
...this little Dutch village where the prime requirement to move there is that one must have dementia. This village builds on dignity and respect for every resident. We need to remember that everyone has a story and not forget that
 
 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com 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
Carrie'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!





New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

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