12 Dec '11, 9pm

If You Are Still Earning Minimum Wage, You're a Bad Worker | Care2 Causes

I live in the UK, we get some coverage of US politics but I haven't heard of this man, I have heard his message before however. I will not get to vote for him (or far more likely against him) but what planet is he living on? My wife and I don't have children, instead we concentrated our efforts on our neice (her mother died, very suddenly, when she was 2 years old). We put her through university, she got a First Class Honours Degree (no not in some obscure subject, hers was in computing and business). We supported her in going to a university in Canada for a year, to broaden her experience. Out of choice she has never drunk alcohol (we do!!), never smoked anything ( neither do we) and never taken any illegal drugs (in fact despite being 31 years old she hasn't needed a doctor since she had her tonsils out when she was 11!!). Despite all this, and the fact that she in the t...

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Minimum wage in San Francisco City

tankinlian.blogspot.com 12 Dec '11, 1pm

Workers doing menial tasks for low wages are kept in perpetual poverty. With just enough to keep body and soul together, t...

A Bad Year for Solar Energy

environmentalleader.com 13 Dec '11, 3pm

Some industry observers feel that municipal-scale solar panel based energy generation requires a major technological break...

Afghan Girls and Mother Disfigured in Acid Attack | Care2 Causes

Afghan Girls and Mother Disfigured in Acid Atta...

care2.com 12 Dec '11, 11am

It really blows my mind when I think of the countless ways mankind has found to inflict violence against women around the ...

Anti-Choice Groups Wage War Against Bible | Care2 Causes

Anti-Choice Groups Wage War Against Bible | Car...

care2.com 17 Dec '11, 11am

Usually, anti-abortion activism and the Holy Word go hand in hand. Protesters are seen with rosaries, praying in front of ...

Soldiers Raped in the U.S. Military | Care2 Causes

Soldiers Raped in the U.S. Military | Care2 Causes

care2.com 13 Dec '11, 6am

One in three women in the U.S. military will experience sexual assault while on active duty. That means that the very wome...

How Your Polar Fleece is Polluting the Ocean | Care2 Causes

How Your Polar Fleece is Polluting the Ocean | ...

care2.com 13 Dec '11, 8am

Our oceans are, sadly, teeming with plastic but in a form far smaller than the bags and bottles seen too often as beach de...

Canada Drops Out Of Kyoto Protocol | Care2 Causes

Canada Drops Out Of Kyoto Protocol | Care2 Causes

care2.com 14 Dec '11, 10am

The worst kept secret in Canadian politics became official yesterday when the Harper government announced its withdrawal f...

Is There an Autism Epidemic? Not Exactly, But.....

care2.com 12 Dec '11, 9am

I have Asperger syndrome, which is believed to be a mild form of autism. Asperger sufferers often have an intense interest...

More Polar Bears Turn to Cannibalism to Avoid S...

care2.com 11 Dec '11, 3am

Thank you. It's comforting to find that among all the emotional reactionaries there are still those capable of critical th...

Guess What Cookie Dough Ingredient Can Give You E. Coli? | Care2 Causes

Guess What Cookie Dough Ingredient Can Give You...

care2.com 11 Dec '11, 3am

When you’re rolling out the dough for holiday cookies, think twice before taking a bite. A report released by the journal ...

Chimps More Like Us Than We Knew | Care2 Causes

Chimps More Like Us Than We Knew | Care2 Causes

care2.com 13 Dec '11, 5am

Your next invitation to dinner may come from a chimp, at least if you are a chimpanzee from the Fongoli savanna of Senegal...

City Of Cleveland Announces Support For Occupy Wall Street | Care2 Causes

City Of Cleveland Announces Support For Occupy ...

care2.com 12 Dec '11, 4am

Last week, the Cleveland city council held an emergency meeting to determine its stance on Occupy Cleveland as well as the...

Occupy Wall Street To Host Holiday Bazaar & Skill Share | Care2 Causes

Occupy Wall Street To Host Holiday Bazaar & Ski...

care2.com 12 Dec '11, 3am

While the rest of the world scurries to waste its hard-earned money on low-quality gifts sold by multi-national corporatio...