Animal Welfare Fire Teacher for Forcing Students to Dig Grave for Live Kittens

Fire Teacher for Forcing Students to Dig Grave for Live Kittens

Five kittens were heartlessly buried alive by a teacher who made his students dig their grave without telling them what it was for. Sign this petition and demand that he be fired and that his teaching license be immediately revoked.

Environment Demand Immediate Alternative to Wasteful Coffee Pods

Demand Immediate Alternative to Wasteful Coffee Pods

Billions of single serving coffee pods are added to landfills each year as they are not completely recyclable, and the company that makes them won’t provide a solution until 2020. Act now to demand that this company takes immediate action to making their coffee pods completely recyclable.

Success Success: Support Dog Returned to Owner

Success: Support Dog Returned to Owner

A support dog was spared from euthanasia and returned to her owner, a disabled veteran. Thank District Attorney Liberman for sparing an innocent dog’s life and for protecting all involved in this case.

Human Rights Don’t Leave Migrants to Die in the Desert

Don’t Leave Migrants to Die in the Desert

Migrants risk death crossing the U.S. deserts from Mexico in search of better lives. If they call 911 for emergency aid they are often transferred to Border Patrol with its history of human rights abuses. Demand equal aid for all people in crisis on U.S. soil.

Recent Petitions

Fire Teacher for Forcing Students to Dig Grave for Live Kittens

Fire Teacher for Forcing Students to Dig Grave for Live Kittens

Five kittens were heartlessly buried alive by a teacher who made his students dig their grave without telling them what it was for. Sign this petition and demand that he be fired and that his teaching license be immediately revoked.

Demand Immediate Alternative to Wasteful Coffee Pods

Demand Immediate Alternative to Wasteful Coffee Pods

Billions of single serving coffee pods are added to landfills each year as they are not completely recyclable, and the company that makes them won’t provide a solution until 2020. Act now to demand that this company takes immediate action to making their coffee pods completely recyclable.

Do Not Repeal Plastic Bag Ban

Do Not Repeal Plastic Bag Ban

The country’s first state-wide plastic bag ban is in danger of repeal after being delayed by corporate interests. Sign this petition and tell the governor that you love and want to preserve our environment.

Praise Closure of Coal Power Plant to Promote Clean Air

Praise Closure of Coal Power Plant to Promote Clean Air

China intends to close down its last remaining major coal power plant in an effort to reduce air pollution that poisons its citizens and contributes to global environmental damage. Praise the country’s actions by signing this petition.

Develop a Safe Standard for Arsenic Levels in Wine

Develop a Safe Standard for Arsenic Levels in Wine

Concerning levels of arsenic were recently found in more than 80 California wines. There is no state or federal standard for levels of this toxin. Demand that the Wine Institute develop a safe standard for arsenic levels in wines.

Don’t Leave Migrants to Die in the Desert

Don’t Leave Migrants to Die in the Desert

Migrants risk death crossing the U.S. deserts from Mexico in search of better lives. If they call 911 for emergency aid they are often transferred to Border Patrol with its history of human rights abuses. Demand equal aid for all people in crisis on U.S. soil.

Don’t Hide Identities of Police Who Use Deadly Force

Don’t Hide Identities of Police Who Use Deadly Force

The names of police who use deadly force could soon be hidden in an attempt to protect them, but this would only serve to obscure the truth and allow corrupt police to cover up misconduct more easily. Sign here to demand transparency in officers’ use of deadly force.

Kick Koch Brother Off Museum Boards

Kick Koch Brother Off Museum Boards

Climate denier and oil mogul David Koch sits on the boards of two of the biggest natural history museums in the country, both of which are supposed to be telling the truth about climate science. Demand that he be immediately removed from his position of power over these museums.

Stop Abusing Poultry

Stop Abusing Poultry

Workers have been accused of throwing birds, slicing their throats open while they are still conscious, and scalding them alive at a supplier for the country’s largest food service provider. Demand that the company adopt an animal welfare policy and put an end to the needlessly cruel slaughter of their poultry.

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Don’t Make Flamethrowers Commercially Available

Potentially lethal and easily-operated flamethrowers may soon be available for purchase, and could wind up in the hands of dangerous people. Demand that the company that aims to sell these flamethrowers abandon its reckless plans.

Stop Tormenting Owls at Harry Potter Studio

Stop Tormenting Owls at Harry Potter Studio

Owls are being kept in tiny cages and subjected to camera flashes that constantly distress them at the Harry Potter studio. Urge Warner Bros. to stop this cruel treatment at once.

Let Military Members Opt Out of God Oath

Let Military Members Opt Out of God Oath

Soldiers who want to swear oaths of service without referencing ‘God’ will soon have to get congressional approval before they are allowed to do so, denying them their right to freedom of religion. Demand that the congressman who proposed this unconstitutional idea abandon it immediately.

Introduce Rape Kits on College Campuses

Introduce Rape Kits on College Campuses

Victims of sexual assault on college campuses may soon have access to emergency services by properly trained nurses. This will aid in the victims’ well being and can serve as substantial evidence in court. Sign this petition to show support for this important initiative.

Praise Expansion of Voting Rights

Praise Expansion of Voting Rights

While conservatives push people of color, youth and the poor off the voting rolls with regressive laws, one state is working to increase their participation. Praise the leaders helping to expand crucial voter rights.

Praise Hershey for Removing GMOs

Praise Hershey for Removing GMOs

Hershey’s Chocolate company has recently decided to remove GMOs from its chocolate bars and Kisses. Thank Hershey’s for this noble decision to respond to consumer demands.

Support Criminal Background Checks for Animal Adopters

Support Criminal Background Checks for Animal Adopters

Convicted animal abusers may soon be denied the right to adopt pets from animal shelters, thanks to new legislation that would require criminal background checks for potential adopters. This will ensure that animals in need get placed in safe, loving homes. Applaud this movement by signing this petition.

Save Ancient Forests and Wildlife Habitat

Save Ancient Forests and Wildlife Habitat

The pristine, ancient forests of Tasmania are a global treasure home to countless wildlife species, and now they are under threat. Save this special place from loggers and developers, and protect the animals who call Tasmania’s forests home.

Stand Up for Human Rights and Free Speech

Stand Up for Human Rights and Free Speech

Human rights abuses and the criminalization of peaceful protest could be sanctioned by law in Canada under a series of controversial new proposals. Don’t sacrifice our freedoms in the name of the War on Terror.

Save Wolves from Traps and Trophy Hunters

Save Wolves from Traps and Trophy Hunters

Wolves need our help to keep them safe from trophy hunters and deadly traps. Don’t let hunting and livestock interests remove the crucial protections that helped wolves recover from the brink of extinction.

Demand Justice for Puppy Beaten to Death

Demand Justice for Puppy Beaten to Death

A man allegedly threw a small puppy onto a concrete surface before punching it to death. Sign this petition to ensure that he is punished and receives psychological treatment.

Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada

Oppose Mining on Sacred Hill

Sacred tribal land and human health are in danger from a proposal to operate an open-pit gravel mine. Take action now to stop this mine from invading native land and destroying citizen health.

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Don’t Let Man Who Performs in Blackface Become Mayor

A white mayoral candidate has been performing in blackface for ten years, but is refusing to admit that doing so was racist. Demand that he cancel his candidacy for mayor at once.

Success: Support Dog Returned to Owner

Success: Support Dog Returned to Owner

A support dog was spared from euthanasia and returned to her owner, a disabled veteran. Thank District Attorney Liberman for sparing an innocent dog’s life and for protecting all involved in this case.

Release Unjustly Detained Pro-Democracy Activists

Release Unjustly Detained Pro-Democracy Activists

The recent arrest of at least 26 peaceful political activists is yet another blow in the fight for freedom of expression. Demand the immediate release of these peaceful pro-democracy activists.

Save Majestic Lions from Imminent Extinction

Save Majestic Lions from Imminent Extinction

Lions are in danger of becoming extinct within our lifetimes, but U.S. wildlife officials still refuse to give them much-needed protections. Demand that urgent action be taken to save lions immediately.