10 Mar '12, 11am

Koran Burning: It's Not Afghans #1 Concern | Care2 Causes

Koran Burning: It's Not Afghans #1 Concern | Care2 Causes

Despite what you may be hearing and seeing, the vast majority of Afghans are not bothered by the accidental burning of Korans by US troops . They have more important issues to worry about. The violent reaction against the burning has drawn universal media coverage — the actual feelings of most Afghans less so. That media coverage has driven reactions such as that of Newt Gingrich , who said: “I would not risk the life of a single American. . . in a country whose religious fanatics are trying to kill us and whose government seems to be on the side of the fanatics.” Here are the facts: According to a recent poll, “foreign interference” is the least important issue for Afghans. The most important issues? 1. Insecurity (38%) 2. Unemployment (23%) 3. Corruption (21%) 4. Poverty (12%), 5. Poor economy (10%), 6. Lack of education (10%), 7. The Taliban (8%), 8. Suicide attacks (8%...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/koran-burning-its-not-afghans...

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Three Afghans killed by rogue US soldier

Three Afghans killed by rogue US soldier

channelnewsasia.com 11 Mar '12, 7am

KABUL, Afghanistan: An American soldier walked off his base in southern Afghanistan and opened fire on civilians on Sunday...

配合智能手机等便携应用要求安森美电源管理方案 (1)

配合智能手机等便携应用要求安森美电源管理方案 (1)

eeworld.com.cn 11 Mar '12, 2pm

近年来,手机等便携 设备市场持续快速发展。据预计,手机出货量将从2011年的14亿部增长至2014年的18亿部;其中又以智能手机市场耀眼,受大量低成本Android手机上市推动,同期智能手机出货量将从4亿部增长至6.8亿部,而且智能手机的半导体...

Diocese Puts Religion Before Helping the Homeless | Care2 Causes

Diocese Puts Religion Before Helping the Homele...

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 8pm

The Catholic Diocese of Sacramento has decided to stop funding Francis House, an agency that serves the homeless, because ...

The Future of Water | Care2 Causes

The Future of Water | Care2 Causes

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 7pm

“If the wars of this century were fought over oil, the wars of the next century will be fought over water — unless we chan...

1 in 3 Americans Can't Keep Up With Their Medical Bills | Care2 Causes

1 in 3 Americans Can't Keep Up With Their Medic...

care2.com 08 Mar '12, 6pm

1 in 3 Americans struggles to pay medical bills according to a survey of more than 50,000 people by the National Center fo...

Is Global Warming Affecting the Cheetah's Ability to Reproduce? | Care2 Causes

Is Global Warming Affecting the Cheetah's Abili...

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 3am

Climate change is endangering the ability of the cheetah, the world’s fastest land animal , to reproduce. As reported in t...

Climate Denier Teaches University "Climate Science" Course | Care2 Causes

Climate Denier Teaches University "Climate Scie...

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 4am

It’s come out recently that Carleton University in Ottawa has had a fossil fuel lobbyist teaching what amounts to a course...

Care2 Success! Austin Bans Plastic Grocery Bags | Care2 Causes

Care2 Success! Austin Bans Plastic Grocery Bags...

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 10am

During the past several months, over 3,000 Care2 activists have signed our petition asking the city of Austin to ban singl...

Blue Shark Numbers Plummet From Shark Fin Soup Demand | Care2 Causes

Blue Shark Numbers Plummet From Shark Fin Soup ...

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 2am

The demand for shark’s fin soup in Asia is very likely the reason for a steep decline in the population of blue sharks (Pr...

Nude Calendar Protests Muslim Oppression of Women | Care2 Causes

Nude Calendar Protests Muslim Oppression of Wom...

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 12am

The word revolutionary is likly to bring to mind faded khakis, bandanas — just about anything, in fact, but a woman in the...

"If women... didn't have the sex to begin with" | Care2 Causes

"If women... didn't have the sex to begin with"...

care2.com 15 Mar '12, 6am

New Hanover County, N.C. commissioners voted to reject state funds for family planning. The grant would “cover contracepti...

Afghans seek to try U.S. soldier in killings

Afghans seek to try U.S. soldier in killings

militarytimes.com 14 Mar '12, 12am

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/03/gannett-afghans-seek-to-try-soldier-in-killings-031312/ Afghans seek to try U.S....

Kentucky Advances Religious Freedom Act | Care2 Causes

Kentucky Advances Religious Freedom Act | Care2...

care2.com 11 Mar '12, 7pm

Add Kentucky to the growing list of states confused about how the First Amendment works. On a 6-0 vote, the state’s Senate...

Update: 113 Puppies That Crashed On Autobahn Are Safe | Care2 Causes

Update: 113 Puppies That Crashed On Autobahn Ar...

care2.com 08 Mar '12, 5am

After last week’s story about 113 puppies that spilled onto Germany’s autobahn when the truck transporting them crashed, a...

US Army Stops Advertising On Limbaugh | Care2 C...

care2.com 13 Mar '12, 10am

People like Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann, Ron Paul, et al, are haters and warmongers who sti...