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soc.adoption.adopteesDiscussion of adoption by adoptees. (Moderated)
soc.answersRepository for periodic USENET articles. (Moderated)
soc.atheismLiving as an atheist and atheism in society. (Moderated)
soc.biDiscussions of bisexuality.
soc.collegeCollege, college activities, campus life, etc. university admissions process. aid issues, college and beyond. issues related to graduate schools. about graduate schools. Int'l Assoc. of Business and Commerce Students.
soc.couplesDiscussions for couples (cf.
soc.couples.interculturalInter-cultural and inter-racial relationships.
soc.couples.weddingWedding planning.
soc.culture.afghanistanDiscussion of the Afghan society.
soc.culture.africanDiscussions about Africa & things African.
soc.culture.african.americanDiscussions about Afro-American issues.
soc.culture.african.american.moderatedAfrican-American perspectives. (Moderated)
soc.culture.albanianAlbania and Albanians around the world.
soc.culture.algeriaFrom A to Z about Algeria.
soc.culture.arabicTechnological & cultural issues, *not* politics.
soc.culture.argentinaAll about life in Argentina.
soc.culture.aseanCountries of the Assoc. of SE Asian Nations.
soc.culture.asian.americanIssues & discussion about Asian-Americans.
soc.culture.assyrianAssyrian culture, history, language, current diaspora.
soc.culture.asturiesAsturian culture.
soc.culture.australianAustralian culture and society.
soc.culture.austriaAustria and its people.
soc.culture.balticsPeople of the Baltic states.
soc.culture.bangladeshIssues & discussion about Bangladesh.
soc.culture.basqueBasque culture and related issues. (Moderated)
soc.culture.belarusAll things about Belarus. (Moderated)
soc.culture.belgiumBelgian society, culture(s) and people.
soc.culture.bengaliSociocultural identity of worldwide Bengali population.
soc.culture.berberThe berber language, history, and culture.
soc.culture.boliviaBolivian people and culture.
soc.culture.bosna-herzgvnaThe independent state of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
soc.culture.brazilTalking about the people and country of Brazil.
soc.culture.bretonAll about Breton culture and Brittany.
soc.culture.britishIssues about Britain & those of British descent.
soc.culture.bulgariaDiscussing Bulgarian society.
soc.culture.burmaPolitics, culture, news, discussion about Burma.
soc.culture.cambodiaCambodia and its people.
soc.culture.canadaDiscussions of Canada and its people.
soc.culture.caribbeanLife in the Caribbean.
soc.culture.catalanThe Catalan language and the lands where it is spoken.
soc.culture.celticIrish, Scottish, Breton, Cornish, Manx & Welsh.
soc.culture.chileAll about Chile and its people.
soc.culture.chinaAbout China and Chinese culture.
soc.culture.colombiaColombian talk, social, politics, science.
soc.culture.cornishAll things Cornish and Cornwall, worldwide.
soc.culture.costa-ricaTopics about Costa Rica.
soc.culture.croatiaThe lives of people of Croatia.
soc.culture.cubaCuban culture, society and politics.
soc.culture.czecho-slovakBohemian, Slovak, Moravian and Silesian life.
soc.culture.dominican-repThe life and people of the Dominican Republic.
soc.culture.ecuadorThe culture and people of Ecuador.
soc.culture.egyptianEgypt, and its society, culture, heritage, etc.
soc.culture.el-salvadorTopics about El Salvador, Central America.
soc.culture.esperantoThe neutral international language Esperanto.
soc.culture.ethiopia.miscUnmoderated forum to discuss Ethiopian culture.
soc.culture.europeDiscussing all aspects of all-European society.
soc.culture.filipinoGroup about the Filipino culture.
soc.culture.frenchFrench culture, history, and related discussions.
soc.culture.galizaGalicia, on the Iberian Peninsula.
soc.culture.germanDiscussions about German culture and history.
soc.culture.greekGroup about Greeks.
soc.culture.guinea-conakryGuinea (ne French Guinea, in West Africa).
soc.culture.haitiHaiti specific development and cultural issues.
soc.culture.hawaiiAloha kakou, E KOMO MAI! Eh, no forget hemo da shoes. (Moderated)
soc.culture.hmongDiscussion of Hmong people and its culture.
soc.culture.hondurasGeneral topics regarding Honduras and Central-America.
soc.culture.hongkongDiscussions pertaining to Hong Kong.
soc.culture.hongkong.entertainmentEntertainment in Hong Kong.
soc.culture.indianGroup for discussion about India & things Indian.
soc.culture.indian.delhiInformation related to Delhi, capital of India.
soc.culture.indian.goaAbout Goa, India's smallest state. (Moderated)
soc.culture.indian.gujaratiGujarati cultural group.
soc.culture.indian.jammu-kashmirThe culture of Jammu & Kashmir.
soc.culture.indian.karnatakaKarnataka's culture, history, and present.
soc.culture.indian.keralaCulture of the people of Keralite origin.
soc.culture.indian.marathiDiscussion related to Marathi Culture.
soc.culture.indonesiaAll about the Indonesian nation.
soc.culture.interculturalPeople of mixed "culture", "ethnicity", "race".
soc.culture.iranianDiscussions about Iran and things Iranian/Persian.
soc.culture.iraqIraq, its society, culture and heritage.
soc.culture.irishIreland and Irish culture.
soc.culture.israelIsrael and Israelis.
soc.culture.italianThe Italian people and their culture.
soc.culture.japanEverything Japanese, except the Japanese language.
soc.culture.japan.moderatedAnything Japanese. (Moderated)
soc.culture.jewishJewish culture & religion (cf. talk.politics.mideast).
soc.culture.jewish.moderatedDiscussion of Jewish culture and religion. (Moderated)
soc.culture.jewish.parentingIssues about raising Jewish children. (Moderated)
soc.culture.jordanAll topics concerning The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
soc.culture.kenyaKenyan peoples, politics, culture, and affairs.
soc.culture.koreanDiscussions about Korea & things Korean.
soc.culture.kurdishPeople from Kurdistan and Kurds around the world.
soc.culture.kuwaitKuwaiti culture, society, and history.
soc.culture.kuwait.moderatedKuwaiti culture, society, and history. (Moderated)
soc.culture.laosCultural and Social Aspects of Laos.
soc.culture.latin-americaTopics about Latin-America.
soc.culture.lebanonDiscussion about things Lebanese.
soc.culture.liberiaThe culture of Liberia.
soc.culture.maghrebNorth African society and culture.
soc.culture.magyarThe Hungarian people & their culture.
soc.culture.malagasyMadagascar and the Malagasy culture.
soc.culture.malaysiaAll about Malaysian society.
soc.culture.mexicanDiscussion of Mexico's society.
soc.culture.mexican.americanMexican-American/Chicano culture and issues.
soc.culture.miscGroup for discussion about other cultures.
soc.culture.mongolianEverything related to Mongols and Mongolia.
soc.culture.nativeAboriginal people around the world.
soc.culture.nepalDiscussion of people and things in & from Nepal.
soc.culture.netherlandsPeople from the Netherlands and Belgium. of topics related to New Zealand.
soc.culture.nicaraguaTopics related to the country of Nicaragua in general.
soc.culture.nigeriaNigerian affairs, society, cultures, and peoples.
soc.culture.nordicDiscussion about culture up north.
soc.culture.occitanSpeakers of Provencal/Occitan/Langue d'Oc.
soc.culture.pacific-islandCulture of the pacific islands (except Hawaii).
soc.culture.pakistanTopics of discussion about Pakistan.
soc.culture.pakistan.politicsPolitical discussions on Pakistan.
soc.culture.pakistan.religionReligious discussions related to Pakistan.
soc.culture.pakistan.sportsSports in Pakistan.
soc.culture.palestinePalestinian people, culture and politics.
soc.culture.peruAll about the people of Peru.
soc.culture.polishPolish culture, Polish past, and Polish politics.
soc.culture.portugueseDiscussion of the people of Portugal.
soc.culture.puerto-ricoPuerto Rican culture, society and politics.
soc.culture.punjabPunjab and Punjabi culture.
soc.culture.quebecQuebec society and culture.
soc.culture.rep-of-georgiaThe Caucasian Republic of Georgia and Georgians.
soc.culture.romanianDiscussion of Romanian and Moldavian people.
soc.culture.russianAll things Russian in the broadest sense.
soc.culture.russian.moderatedModerated discussion of Russian culture. (Moderated)
soc.culture.scientistsCultural issues about scientists & scientific projects.
soc.culture.scottishAnything regarding Scotland or things Scots.
soc.culture.sierra-leoneThe culture of Sierra Leone.
soc.culture.singaporeThe past, present and future of Singapore.
soc.culture.sloveniaSlovenia and Slovenian people.
soc.culture.somaliaSomalian affairs, society, and culture.
soc.culture.south-africaSouth African society, culture, & politics.
soc.culture.south-africa.afrikaansThe Afrikaans language and speakers.
soc.culture.sovietTopics relating to Russian or Soviet culture.
soc.culture.spainSpain and the Spanish.
soc.culture.sri-lankaThings & people from Sri Lanka.
soc.culture.swissSwiss culture.
soc.culture.syriaSyrian cultural matters and affairs.
soc.culture.taiwanDiscussion about things Taiwanese.
soc.culture.tamilTamil language, history and culture.
soc.culture.thaiThai people and their culture.
soc.culture.turkishDiscussion about things Turkish.
soc.culture.turkish.moderatedIssues related to Turks/Turkey. (Moderated)
soc.culture.ukrainianThe lives and times of the Ukrainian people.
soc.culture.uruguayDiscussions of Uruguay for those at home and abroad.
soc.culture.usaThe culture of the United States of America.
soc.culture.venezuelaDiscussion of topics related to Venezuela.
soc.culture.vietnameseIssues and discussions of Vietnamese culture.
soc.culture.welshThe people, language and history of Wales.
soc.culture.yugoslaviaDiscussions of Yugoslavia and its people.
soc.culture.zimbabweCulture and other issues pertaining to Zimbabwe.
soc.feminismDiscussion of feminism & feminist issues. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.africanGenealogy of Africa and the African Diaspora. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.australia+nzAustralia, New Zealand, and their territories.
soc.genealogy.beneluxGenealogy in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg.
soc.genealogy.britainGenealogy in Great Britain and the islands.
soc.genealogy.computingGenealogical computing & net resources.
soc.genealogy.frenchFrancophone genealogy.
soc.genealogy.germanFamily history including a German background.
soc.genealogy.hispanicGenealogy relating to Hispanics.
soc.genealogy.irelandGenealogy in Ireland (both North and South).
soc.genealogy.italianItalian genealogy and family heraldry.
soc.genealogy.jewishJewish genealogy group. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.marketplaceGenealogy services and products.
soc.genealogy.medievalGenealogy in the period from roughly AD500 to AD1600.
soc.genealogy.methodsGenealogical methods and resources. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.miscGeneral genealogical discussions.
soc.genealogy.nordicGenealogy in the Scandinavian countries.
soc.genealogy.slavicGenealogy of Slavic peoples.
soc.genealogy.surnames.britainSurnames queries - Great Britain. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.surnames.canadaSurnames queries - Canada. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.surnames.germanSurnames queries - German speaking countries. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.surnames.globalSurnames queries central database. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.surnames.irelandSurnames queries - Ireland & Northern Ireland. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.surnames.miscSurnames - regions not covered elsewhere. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.surnames.usaSurnames queries - USA. (Moderated)
soc.genealogy.west-indiesGenealogy of the West Indies.
soc.historyDiscussions of things historical.
soc.history.ancientAncient history (up to AD 700).
soc.history.early-modernEarly modern history worldwide, to 1800.
soc.history.livingLiving history and reenactment, issues and info.
soc.history.medievalThe historic period of the middle ages.
soc.history.moderatedAll aspects of history. (Moderated)
soc.history.scienceHistory of science and related areas.
soc.history.war.miscHistory & events of wars in general. of the U.S. Civil War. (Moderated) Revolution/international perspectives. & events of World War Two. (Moderated)
soc.history.what-ifAlternate history.
soc.libraries.talkDiscussing all aspects of libraries.
soc.menIssues related to men, their problems & relationships.
soc.miscSocially-oriented topics not in other groups.
soc.motssIssues pertaining to homosexuality., requests, etc. about people on the net. organizations. info on all service topics.
soc.penpalsIn search of net.friendships.
soc.personalsPersonal ads -- people in search of (ISO) others. (Moderated)
soc.politicsPolitical problems, systems, solutions. (Moderated)
soc.politics.marxismKarl Marx and his legacy in theory and practice. (Moderated)
soc.religion.asatruFollowing the Gods and Goddesses of Northern Europe. (Moderated)
soc.religion.bahaiDiscussion of the Baha'i Faith. (Moderated)
soc.religion.hinduDiscussion about the Hindu dharma, philosophy, culture. (Moderated)
soc.religion.islamDiscussions of the Islamic faith. (Moderated)
soc.religion.mormonThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. (Moderated)
soc.religion.paganismNetworking for Pagans. (Moderated)
soc.religion.quakerThe Religious Society of Friends.
soc.religion.satanismSatanism and the Satanic way of life.
soc.religion.unitarian-univUnitarian-Universalism & non-creedal religions. (Moderated)
soc.retirementFor seniors: retirement, aging, gerontology issues.
soc.rights.humanHuman rights & activism (e.g., Amnesty International)., fitness, health-care for seniors.
soc.senior.issuesIssues relevant to seniors and aging.
soc.sexuality.generalHuman sexuality in general. (Moderated)
soc.sexuality.spankingAdult sexual spanking. (Moderated)
soc.singlesNewsgroup for single people, their activities, etc. among people who are or were single. (Moderated)
soc.subculture.bondage-bdsmBondage/Dominance/S&M discussion & support.
soc.subculture.bondage-bdsm.femdomSensual domination by females.
soc.subculture.expatriateIssues of interest to expatriates. to and from people living with HIV. (Moderated) crisis situations. with depressed people. and mood disorders. of depression. for fat people. No diet talk. for fat people. (Moderated) help and chat for those of us who feel alone. (Moderated) and survivors recovering from strokes. and intersexed persons. with visual impairment or blindness. youths helping each other. (Moderated)
soc.veteransSocial issues relating to military veterans.
soc.womenIssues related to women, their problems & relationships.