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.

Newly Submitted

IPCC Findings: Create 'Age of Renewables'... Or Pay Higher Price Later
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 8 hours ago - commondreams.org
'The longer we wait, the costlier it will be': IPCC's latest climate assessment makes it perfectly clear that solutions to crisis exist, but political atrophy spells doom.
Bull Torture in Brazil
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, crime )

Mary Jane
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
During the Holy Week in Brazil bulls are beaten, contained with ropes, have rocks thrown at them, pepper thrown into their eyes; people run after them and attack them with pieces of wood, knives, pitchforks, sometimes set them on fire.
Romania : Please Don`t Kill the Dogs in the 2 Public Shelters of Braila! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: romanian dogs, shelter, stop, killing, mayor )

Marie
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
There are plans to kill hundreds of dogs in the shelter of Braila/Romania. Many studies and examples have proven, that only spaying and neutering can reduce populations of stray dogs! While killing is inhumane, cruel, not helpful and uneconomic!
This Baby Penguin's Name Is Ruggles And She Wants To Teach You About Conservation
Animals  (tags: conservation, animals, animalwelfare, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, goodnews, environment, endangered )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
This Baby Penguin's Name Is Ruggles And She Wants To Teach You About Conservation
Star-Spangled Baggage: How America's Wars Came Home With the Troops
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, government, internet, law, media, murder, police, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 9 hours ago - commondreams.org
We might need to take a look at the violence and give it a second thought. Why shootings on military bases? Why are the police so violent?
TAKE ACTION NOW! Preserve Pebble Bay--Help Save One of America's Greatest Natural Treasures
Environment  (tags: Pebble Bay, proposed oil drilling, mining interests, destruction, ecosystems, environment, protection, wildlife, politics, nature, animals, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, government, green, conservation )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - change.org
The proposed Pebble Mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay wilderness may be the worst corporate assault on America's natural heritage that no one's ever heard of.
End the Inhumane Breeding of Captive Born Wolves - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Wolves, not hybrid, inhumane, captive breeding, wild, free )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
State and national regulators are letting the illegal breeding of captive- born wolves pass through their reach. In Tenino, WA, individuals are breeding captive- born wolves claiming that they are hybrids with at least 2% dog in them.
Go Wild for National Park Week: April 19-27
Environment  (tags: national parks, environment, ecotourism, biodiversity, wildlife, protection, habitat, ecosystems, environment, politics, nature )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Each spring, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation host National Park Week, a presidentially proclaimed celebration of our national heritage. This year National Park Week--technically nine days--is scheduled for April 19-27.
Rick Perry Hopes Combination of Wearing Glasses and Not Talking Will Make Him Seem Smarter-- Andy Borowitz
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, humor, satire, society )

Kit
- 6 hours ago - newyorker.com
At a recent political stop in San Antonio, the newly minted Governor Perry was on display, wearing his glasses and gesticulating expressively while saying nothing for thirty minutes.****HUMOR***SATIRE***
Petition to Prevent Craigslist User From Selling Dogs as Food / for Research! Please ACT Now!
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, ethics, abuse, craigslist )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
A Craigslist user from Phoenix is giving away 3 dogs to be used for food or research purposes! This is outrageous! Act now and ask the website to remove the list urgently!
Japan Will Conduct Pacific Whale Hunt Despite Court Ruling
Animals  (tags: Whales, Animal Welfare, Ethics, Killing, Endangered )

Alexandri
- 15 hours ago - worldbulletin.net
The Pacific hunt was not specifically mentioned in the ruling and is much less known internationally. Yet in the 2012-2013 campaign, it took three times as many whales as the Antarctic hunt, including three sperm whales.
Petition | Maximum Sentence Felon Who Stomped a Cat to Death in Front of Kids | English
Animals  (tags: )

Maggy
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
Maximum sentence felon who stomped a cat to death in front of kids - See more at: http://www.yousign.org/en/catkiller#sthash.UK71NVe M.dpuf SIGN PLEASE !
Praise Animal Sanctuary for Rescuing Farm Animals - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Victoria, Australia, animal sanctuary, good news, rescue )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
In 2003, Pamela Ahern rescued a pig named Edgar Alan Pig who she loved so much that she quit her job and started Edgar's Mission, a sanctuary in Victoria, Australia, that offers a life-long home to over 300 animals at a time.
Wisconsin Residents Blame Fracking for a Boom in Sand Mining Facilities
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, fracking, frack is whack, destruction, conservation, politics, energy )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - cbsnews.com
In Wisconsin, residents are having an emotional debate over the fuel-drilling technique known as "fracking," in which a sand mixture is blasted underground to extract oil and gas from rock
Take Action Now! - Commend Billionaire for Protecting Elephants - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Commend, billionaire, protecting, elephants, endangered )

Marie
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
Many scientists believe that if poaching continues to be a problem, we could see our elephants and rhinos disappear in the next decade. It has caused many nations to crush their ivory stockpile as a message to poachers to stop killing these amazing
10 Reasons God Does NOT Exist (And Visa Versa)
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, religion, beliefs, atheism, god, questions )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - toovia.com
Another take on the greatest of all debates. This is a 2-Parter.
Stop the 2014 Easter Cat Punching Event! Take Action Before It's Too Late!
Animals  (tags: animals, abuse, animalwelfare )

Christine
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
This year's edition of the Easter Cat Punching Event will be hosted by Brighton, UK. The organizers have posted the last year's winner and losers (a bunch of dead cats) on their Facebook event page. Sign the Petition and let's stop this cruel event!
Guard Dog Adopts Little Abandoned Kitten
Animals  (tags: dog, kitten, love )

Laura
- 21 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Enjoy pure love...and share :)
These States Are Most Likely To Legalize Weed Next.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: marijuana legalization, Marijuana Legalization, politics, government, news, usa )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Here's the likely road ahead for legal marijuana:
Moratorium: Kangaroo's Heading for Extinction - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Kangaroos, Australia, extinction, save, protect )

Marie
- 20 hours ago - gopetition.com
To the Honourable President and members of the Senate in Parliament assembled: The petition of the undersigned shows we have grave fears for the future existence of kangaroos in New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia, and the fact that these.
Bird of the Week, Forest Jewel: Black-Throated Blue Warbler
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 23 hours ago - abcbirds.org
Unlike some eastern wood warblers, such as Cerulean and Golden-winged, the Black-throated Blue's population is stable, and ABC's work helps to keep it that way. Reserves in our International Reserve Network--now numbering more than 60--provide overwintering
Administration Again Delays Keystone Pipeline Decision
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, Decision postponed, environment, CO2emissions, destruction )

Angelika
- 22 hours ago - usatoday.com
The Obama administration on Friday extended the review period on the Keystone XL pipeline, perhaps pushing back a final decision on the disputed project until after the Nov. 4 congressional elections.
Man of the Forest, Orangutan, Malaysia - Photos
Animals  (tags: wildlife )

David
- 23 hours ago - dmcphoto.com
In English we call them orangutan. In Malay they are "orang utan", which means "man of the forest". With a 96.4% genetic match to humans, the similarities between us and these intelligent apes are our closest relative.
Take Action Now! - Support Ban on Keeping Orcas for Entertainment - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Orcas, support, ban, entertainment, blackfish )

Marie
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
A bill that was proposed by assembly member Richard Bloom bans the captivity of orca whales for entertainment purposes. With the airing of Blackfish, a documentary that examines the ethics of keeping whales in sea parks, many activists and the general
Urge Bernie Sanders to Run for President in 2016, as a Democrat
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016 )

Ashley
- 7 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign this petition to urge Bernie Sanders to run as a Democrat for the 2016 Presidential race. http://www.thenation.com/blog/178717/bernie-sa nders-i-am-prepared-run-president-united-states#
VIRAL ACTIO NEEDED Stop WK 2018 Russia
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, death, law, internet, media, murder, family, dishonesty, world, violence, society, politics, rights, sadness, safety, travel, news, killing, cruelty, death, dogs, cats, conservation, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, endan )

Kelly
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
we all know what happend in Sochi! 2000 dogs and cats'll be killed for the Olympic Games (Sochi 2014)! Please help to stop this for 2018 WK
Threatened Lynx Are Bycatch in Idaho Trapping Resurgence
Animals  (tags: Lynx, Idaho, trapping, animal cruelty, endangered species, animal rights, animal justice, bobcat bycatch, trapping resurgence, wolf traps )

Brian
- 15 hours ago - hcn.org
"Conservation groups are suing the state of Idaho to prevent lynx from ending up as bobcat bycatch."
Ukraine: Thousands of Zoo Animals on the Verge of Starving
World  (tags: AnimalWelfare, zoo, conflict, ukraine, russia )

Murielle
- 11 hours ago - greenfudge.org
Due to the economic and political crisis in Ukraine, more than 6,000 zoo animals are on the edge of starvation. A South-African entrepreneur and animal lover living in Ukraine is coming to their rescue.
Take Action Now! - Protect Rare Bird Species From Extinction - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Western yellow billed cuckoo, protect, endangered )

Marie
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Protect the western yellow-billed cuckoo by designating it as a Threatened Species under the Endangered Species Act.
To Build a Global Ocean Refuge System
Environment  (tags: GLORES )

Michael
- 1 day ago - marine-conservation.org
On October 22, 2013, Marine Conservation Institute announced the Global Ocean Refuge System (GLORES), a comprehensive science-based strategy for advancing marine protected areas worldwide
 

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

1. TomCat S.   14 notes,
  100% popular

2. Carole K.   486 notes,
  96% popular

3. charles mclachlan   239 notes,
  95% popular

4. Betty G.   116 notes,
  84% popular

5. Patricia H.   18 notes,
  78% popular

6. Elle B.   183 notes,
  77% popular

7. Judy B.   23 notes,
  74% popular

8. Christeen Anderson   222 notes,
  73% popular

9. Heli Perala   30 notes,
  70% popular

10. iveta cer   39 notes,
  69% 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 603
AniMae Chi 391
Allan Yorkowitz 341
Ondine J. 278
Ljiljana Milic 244

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.