START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Society & Culture

TAKE ACTION: Tell Josh Hawley to Stand Up for MO!
Society & Culture  (tags: missouri, healthcare, Josh Hawley, working families )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
So far, 19 other states are suing to protect consumers. Add your name to demand that Josh Hawley join the lawsuit and stop attacks on MissouriâEUR(TM)s working families by undercutting their healthcare.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the University of Baltimore to Say No to Betsy Devos!
Society & Culture  (tags: University of Baltimore, society, student body, betsy devos )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - campaigns.organizefor.org
Please Join the student body of the University of Baltimore, and sign the petition to President Schmoke telling him to listen to students and rescind Secretary DevosâEUR(TM)s invitation to speak at the University of Baltimore Fall 2018 commencement.
Petition - Demand Trump Apologize for "Disrespecting" Fallen Soldier
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump, disrespect, fallen soldiers, insults, questionable behaviour, humanism, apologize, acknowledgement )

Kalliope
- 18 hours ago - forcechange.com
The mother of a soldier killed in combat has accused U.S. President Donald Trump of disrespecting her son during a controversial phone call. "President Trump did disrespect my son and my daughter and also me and my husband," stated Cowanda Jones-Johnson,
Support S.1856, the Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement Act
Society & Culture  (tags: police, cops, law enforcement, militarization, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 20 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The legislation would also prohibit the transfer to civilian law enforcement of some types of equipment, including military style weapons and armored vehicles.
What We Love, What We Eat: The Difference Between Pets and Animals
Society & Culture  (tags: pets, animals, AnimalWelfare, humans, ethics, family, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - edmontonsun.com
Our attitudes towards animal species are fraught with inconsistencies âEUR" some we offer up love and empathy, others disdain and indifference. World Animal Day just came and went, leaving in its wake the continuing paradox: Puppies in our houses
Petition - Justice Should Not Just Be for the Wealthy
Society & Culture  (tags: imprisonment, jail sentence, bail, affordability, innocence, justice system, deprivation of freedom, poor people, wealth rules, Equal rights, integrity, safety act )

Kalliope
- 7 hours ago - action.aclu.org
On any given day, 450,000 people sit in jail awaiting trial. They have not been sentenced to jail. Many are there simply because they cannot afford bail. Even though people are innocent in the eyes of the law, they're punished and deprived of their...
Petition - Bring Accountability Back to the Department of Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: Police Violence, racism, injustice, police killing of citizens, Black People, accountability, prosecutors, equality, abuse of power, justice system, police misconduct, incarceration, ethics, communities, safety )

Kalliope
- 7 hours ago - action.aclu.org
There is an epidemic of police killing and abusing Black and Brown people. And we have an Attorney General hell-bent on making sure these injustices continue for a very long time. Communities and movements have been fighting for generations to archieve...
Disability in Demand: People With Autism Offer Employers a Broader Talent Pool
Society & Culture  (tags: disability, autism, employers, talent pool, ethics, interesting, society, rights, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - cbc.ca
"I'm not like, that different," the 30-year-old says in a halting voice, "but I do have that ability to see those details and things and have a much tighter focus on things."
Carrie Fisher Gave a Cow Tongue to Predatory Producer
Society & Culture  (tags: Hollywood, movies, actresses, sexual harassment, scandals )

Freya
- 20 hours ago - bbc.com
This is what happens when you mess with Princess Leia Organa!
North Carolina Minister 'Repossesses' Dead Child's Headstone as 'Leverage' to Collect Family's Debt
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, gravestones, graveyards, cemeteries, grieving )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
North Carolina Minister 'Repossesses' Dead Child's Headstone as 'Leverage' to Collect Family's Debt
Gender-Based Violence - Tucson Arizona
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, health, news, Tucson, Arizona, safety, risks, protection, abuse, crime, violence, ethics, education )

Mari
- 14 hours ago - eventbrite.com
First Annual Conference on Gender-Based Violence by UA Consortium on Gender-Based Violence
The Two Little Words That Could Transform Our Understanding of Sexual Harassment and Assault
Society & Culture  (tags: sexism, sexual assault, social media, activism, women, feminism )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
A new social media campaign illustrates the magnitude of our toxic masculinity crisis.
Museum of the Bible: Inside a Sprawling, $500 Million Exploding Controversy
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, separation of church and state, museums, right-wingers, conservatives, Washington DC )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
It is a museum of biblical proportions - and it is stirring controversies to match.
   

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

Top Story Analysts in Society & Culture

no more analysts
more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
Animae C 408
Colleen L 332
Peggy B 301
Barb SiteIssues V 203
Ed Site Issues V 191

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!





 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.