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

Barbara's News

Hundreds Gather at Pro-Islam Rally in Lakemba
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, humans, Islam, Islamic attitude to free speech, interesting, news, politics, rights, society, world )

Ben
- 6 days ago - smh.com.au
Hundreds of people have gathered at a rally in Sydney's west in protest over negative coverage of Islam and treatment of the prophet Mohammad. A spokesman said: "In reality free speech is one ..political tool ..used to maintain dominance over ..Muslims."
Beheading Banner of Steven Defour By Standard Liege Fans Sparks Outrage in Belgium
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, celebrity, culture, football, humans, society, soccer, sports )

Ben
- 4 days ago - smh.com.au
Fans of Belgian giants Standard Liege caused outrage on Sunday when they unfurled a banner showing a mocked-up image of former captain Steven Defour being beheaded.
Anti-Austerity Syriza Party Sweeps to Election Victory in Greece
World  (tags: Europe, government, Greece, Greece Austerity, humans, interesting, news, politics, society, world )

Ben
- 2 days ago - smh.com.au
Athens, 26JAN2015: Greece's leftwing Syriza looks set for a comfortable victory over the ruling conservatives in Sunday's national elections.
Win for Greece's Anti-Austerity Party Shakes Architecture of Europe
World  (tags: europe, freedoms, Greek election 2015, government, humans, interesting, news, politics, society, world )

Ben
- 4 days ago - smh.com.au
Athens: Greece rejected the punishing economics of austerity Sunday and sent a warning to the rest of Europe as the left-wing Syriza party won a decisive victory in national elections,
Hackers Deface Malaysia Airlines Website, Upload Rap Song
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, humans, hacking, internet, MH370, news, society )

Ben
- 4 days ago - smh.com.au
The Malaysia Airlines website has been commandeered by hackers who referenced Islamic State and claimed to be from the "Lizard Squad", a group known for previous denial-of-service attacks.
Josh Frydenberg to Walk the Path of His Murdered Family at Auschwitz
World  (tags: death, europe, humans, news, world )

Ben
- 4 days ago - smh.com.au
At the end of a train line there are ruins of a crematorium, ...Josh Frydenberg, Australian MP, is going to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau, where some of his relatives were murdered, for the 70th Anniversary of the camp's liberation.
Journalist Damian Pachter Who Reported on Argentine Prosecutor Alberto Nisman's Death Flees to Israel
World  (tags: Argentina, Alberto Nisman Argentine Prosecutor, crime, death, humans, interesting, media, news )

Ben
- 3 days ago - smh.com.au
Jerusalem: Damian Pachter, the first journalist to report the suspicious death of an Argentine prosecutor, has fled to Israel, saying that he feared for his life in Argentina.
Medicinal Cannabis: Study Finds Australians Suffering Chronic Pain Get More Relief From Cannabis Than Conventional Medicines
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, cancer, disease, drugs, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, study, treatment )

Ben
- 3 days ago - smh.com.au
Australians suffering from chronic pain may get more relief from their symptoms using cannabis than they do from some conventional medications, researchers have found.
Steven Spielberg Warns of Growing Anti-Semitism
World  (tags: anti-semitism, europe, freedoms, humanrights, news, society, terrorism, violence, world )

Ben
- 3 days ago - smh.com.au
Krakow, Poland: Film director Steven Spielberg told a group of Holocaust survivors on Monday that Jews are again facing the "perennial demons of intolerance" from anti-Semites who are provoking hate crimes and trying to strip survivors of their identity.
Australia Deploys Its Own Cyber Weapons in Global Counter-Terrorism Ops: Sources
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, counter-terrorism, cyber-attacks, cyber-crimes, cyber-security, cyber-terrorism, cyber-warfare, hacking, internet, news, new technology, safety, society, terrorism, world )

Ben
- 2 days ago - smh.com.au
The frequency and severity of global cyber attacks is rising rapidly and extending into outright cyber war between states. And Australia is ..., developing its own cyber weapons, and deploying them in counter-terrorist operations overseas.
 
 
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
Barbara D.

Barbara D.
Barbara's contributions:
Stories noted recently:
Stories submitted:
Barbara's contributions
Stories submitted: 400
Front Page stories: 118
Noted in Past Week: 121
Analyst Ratio* : 44%
* 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!