START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Society & Culture

Israeli Mom's Invention Allows Disabled Kids to Walk for First Time
Society & Culture  (tags: children, child, family, goodnews, Israel, Harness, disabled )

Rob and J
- 1 day ago - unitedwithisrael.org
When told her son had cerebral palsy and would be confined to a wheelchair for the rest of his life, this Israeli mom decided she would spend years building a device that would allow him to stand on his legs and walk, just like everyone else.
Israeli Police Injure Dozens at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque
Society & Culture  (tags: Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Jerusalem, Israeli police, abuses-aggression, rubber-coated bullets, wounded, Jewish sacrifices, iinfringement-trespass, provocations, Israel terrorism, Impunitystun grenade canisters, Passover, assault Palestinian worshipers )

Jess
- 1 day ago - english.al-akhbar.com
Israeli police wounded dozens of Palestinians were wounded in clashes that erupted Wednesday when Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound was opened to Jewish visitors
Tree-Sitter Opts for Jail Time to Highlight Injustice of Tar Sands Industry
Society & Culture  (tags: free speech, peaceful protest, civil disobedience, tree-sitter, tar sands )

Laura
- 20 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Jessica Clark, Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands tree sitter, plead guilty to criminal trespass in a La Porte County courthouse yesterday and was sentenced to 26 days in prison for blocking construction of Enbridge's Line 6B tar sands pipeline ...
Why We Do It
Society & Culture  (tags: palestinemarathon, right to freedom of movement, UN Human Rights, discrimination, roadblocks, israeli occupation, violations, end all us miltary aid to israel, free Palestine, racism, checkpoints, military zones, apartheid illegal wall, freedoms )

Jess
- 1 day ago - palestinemarathon.com
The right to movement is a basic human right as stipulated in Article 13 of the UN Human Rights Charter: Everyone has the right to freedom of movement.
VIDEO - Ireland and Palestine
Society & Culture  (tags: Ireland, Israeli oppression, Israeli illegal occupation, israel state terrorisim, Israel boycott, israel apartheid state, Palestinian human rights, freedoms, end the occupation of Palestine, Free Gaza, BDS, end all us miltary aid to israel, racism )

Jess
- 1 day ago - presstv.ir
This doc shows how the Palestinian and Irish people sympathized with each other, because both of them are struggling for freedom.
DAVID CAMERON: STOP FRACKING
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, consumers, business, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, energy, environment, ethics, investors, investing, humans, government, money, news, politics, law, SustainableDevelopment, finance, society, marketing, lies, NewTechnology, concept, en )

Wendy
- 1 day ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
Dear David Cameron, Please reconsider your position on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, immediately and instead champion clean energy sources which do not risk our global climate, the natural environment and our health. >> PLEASE SIGN
About The Fur Fre Retailer Program
Society & Culture  (tags: skin, fashion, modell, Fur free retailer program, international effort, consumers, shopping, choice, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered )

Susanne
- 20 hours ago - furfreeretailer.com
The Fur Free Retailer Program is an international effort to give consumers accurate information about a retailer's fur policy, allowing consumers to make an informed choice when shopping.
Israeli Arab Journalist Arrested Upon Return From Beirut Visit
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli Arab journalist, Majd Kayyal, arrest, Gag order, discrimination violence, raid, freedom of movement-press, harassment-intimidation, activist writers, apartheid Israeli regime, protest vigil, haifa, release Majd Kayyal, safety, abuse, world )

Jess
- 1 day ago - haaretz.com
Gag order lifted on on investigation of Majd Kayyal, an activist who had been attending 40-year anniversary bash by Lebanese paper he writes for
NY Times Profile of Gazan Long Distance Runner Reveals Reality of Occupation
Society & Culture  (tags: Gazan, nader al-Masri, Palestine, long distance runner, Beijing Olympics, West Bank, freedom ofmovement, Israel blockade, repression, incitement, human rights, tyranny, apartheid regime, Free Gaza, end all us military aid to Israel )

Jess
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
I was saddened to learn recently, that Nader al-Masri, the Gazan long distance runner, who represented Palestine in the 2008 Beijing Olympics by running in the 5000 kilometer race, had been denied entry into the West Bank.
10 Reasons God Does NOT Exist (And Visa Versa)
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, religion, beliefs, atheism, god, questions )

Nancy
- 10 hours ago - toovia.com
Another take on the greatest of all debates. This is a 2-Parter.
Commend Russian Court for Supporting LGBT Rights - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: Russia, LGBTRights, HumanRights, protests, RighttoProtest, LGBTprotests, RussianCourt, HumanRightsVictory )

BMutiny
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
A Russian city's ban on demonstrations for LGBT rights was recently overturned by a court, which declared the bans were illegal and an infringement on the rights of LGBT protesters. Support the judges for bravely taking a stand against injustice. YAY!
Reflections By An ARAB JEW
Society & Culture  (tags: iraq, usa, israel, Arab, Jew, Muslim, Christian, culture, society )

Evelyn
- 16 hours ago - bintjbeil.com
For Middle Easterners, the operating distinction had always been "Muslim," "Jew," and "Christian," not Arab versus Jew. The assumption was that "Arabness" referred to a common shared culture and language, albeit with religious differences.
Lee Jeffries: Portraits of the Forgotten Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Abe
- 14 hours ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.co.uk
A moving collection of faces of the people who live on the streets in America and the UK by photographer Lee Jefferies
Uphold WomenâEUR(TM)s Rights - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, activists, humans, rights, women, violence, culture )

Ramil Ros
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Women activists briefly rejoiced when Egypt wrote a constitution that included women's rights.
RIP: Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Who Gave Voice To Latin America, Dies
Society & Culture  (tags: obituary, media, literature, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, culture, politics )

Cal
- 16 minutes ago - npr.org
Latin American author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1982, died Thursday. He was 87. Garcia Marquez, the master of a style known as magic realism, was and remains Latin America's best-known writer.
   

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

1. charles mclachlan   11 notes,
  100% popular

2. Birgitta S.   6 notes,
  100% popular

3. Carole K.   18 notes,
  89% popular

4. Carrie B.   8 notes,
  88% popular

5. Joe R.   7 notes,
  86% popular

6. Nicole W.   20 notes,
  85% popular

7. Barb Dyck   6 notes,
  83% popular

8. Pat B.   17 notes,
  82% popular

9. Nyack Clancy   13 notes,
  77% popular

10. Ashley heffner   11 notes,
  73% popular

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
Natasha Salgado 630
AniMae Chi 364
Allan Yorkowitz 348
Ondine J. 281
Ljiljana Milic 238

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.