Animal Welfare Praise Town for Ending Dangerous Bull Run

Praise Town for Ending Dangerous Bull Run

A town in Spain recently held the first alternative event to the annual running of the bulls, replacing the bulls with a large polystyrene ball. Thank them for ending this cruel and unnecessary tradition.

Environment Applaud Plan to Employ Veterans and Support Solar Energy

Applaud Plan to Employ Veterans and Support Solar Energy

Veterans can now receive free training in solar energy jobs, thanks to a new plan by the U.S. Department of Energy. Praise the program for boosting the solar workforce and giving vets job skills in a booming, eco-friendly industry.

Success Success: Governor Ends Forced Sterilization in Prisons

Success: Governor Ends Forced Sterilization in Prisons

Forced sterilization of female inmates is a widespread problem in correctional facilities across the country. Praise a state’s recent move to prohibit the sterilization of inmates without consent and defend inmates’ reproductive rights.

Featured Stop Food Waste by Feeding the Hungry

Stop Food Waste by Feeding the Hungry

Every day, millions of people go hungry while tons of unwanted food is dumped into landfills. Help end hunger and eliminate waste by getting uneaten food to the people who need it most.

Recent Petitions

Applaud Plan to Employ Veterans and Support Solar Energy

Applaud Plan to Employ Veterans and Support Solar Energy

Veterans can now receive free training in solar energy jobs, thanks to a new plan by the U.S. Department of Energy. Praise the program for boosting the solar workforce and giving vets job skills in a booming, eco-friendly industry.

Praise Town for Ending Dangerous Bull Run

Praise Town for Ending Dangerous Bull Run

A town in Spain recently held the first alternative event to the annual running of the bulls, replacing the bulls with a large polystyrene ball. Thank them for ending this cruel and unnecessary tradition.

Stop Food Waste by Feeding the Hungry

Stop Food Waste by Feeding the Hungry

Every day, millions of people go hungry while tons of unwanted food is dumped into landfills. Help end hunger and eliminate waste by getting uneaten food to the people who need it most.

Thank Wildlife Service for Saving Poisoned Elephants

Thank Wildlife Service for Saving Poisoned Elephants

The Kenyan Wildlife Service recently saved 11 elephants that were poisoned by poachers. Intervening in poaching activities is often dangerous; thank the members of this agency for their noble efforts.

Thank Nonprofit for Starting Mobile Animal Clinic

Thank Nonprofit for Starting Mobile Animal Clinic

A nonprofit leader is starting a mobile animal clinic to neuter and spay stray dogs and cats, reducing the pervasive problem of overpopulation. Please sign this petition to thank her for her efforts to aid animals.

Success: Governor Ends Forced Sterilization in Prisons

Success: Governor Ends Forced Sterilization in Prisons

Forced sterilization of female inmates is a widespread problem in correctional facilities across the country. Praise a state’s recent move to prohibit the sterilization of inmates without consent and defend inmates’ reproductive rights.

Provide Homeless Children with Shelter

Provide Homeless Children with Shelter

Thousands of children are forced to live on the streets in the United States and many other countries. Help protect these young victims of poverty from falling prey to human traffickers.

End Silent Lunches at Elementary School

End Silent Lunches at Elementary School

A California elementary school has mandated silent lunches to ensure that students eat instead of speak to one another. Tell the administration that this policy negatively affects young children’s social and cognitive development and urge them to find a more beneficial alternative.

Stop Dropping Live Turkeys from Planes

Stop Dropping Live Turkeys from Planes

A cruel event where live turkeys are dropped from planes has been a tradition at an annual festival. While this heartless and illegal activity is now banned, there have been reports that an unofficial turkey drop may be planned for this year. Urge city officials to prevent the senseless deaths of any more turkeys.

Riparian buffer zone, Susquehanna River in Pennsylvania

Protect Vital Waterways from Development and Destruction

Developers are looking to destroy the mandatory buffer zone around Pennsylvania rivers and streams, putting them in danger of sedimentation, erosion, and flooding. Tell lawmakers to protect the future of the state’s fresh water supply.

Punish Police for Violence Against Pregnant Woman

Punish Police for Violence Against Pregnant Woman

A pregnant woman was thrown violently to the ground belly-first by abusive police officers, grievously endangering her unborn baby. Demand punishment for these police officers’ brutal actions.

Praise Clinic for Victims of Female Genital Mutilation

Praise Clinic for Victims of Female Genital Mutilation

A clinic for victims of female genital mutilation recently opened, becoming the city’s first such facility. Praise the medical professionals responsible and thank them for their commitment to finally ending female genital mutilation.

Oppose Houston, Texas Material Recovery Facility's trash incinerator

Oppose Costly and Dirty Trash Incinerator

Human health and air quality are endangered by a proposed trash incinerator. This multi-million dollar facility does not promote waste awareness or result in a high percentage of recycled materials. Take action now to stop this polluting project.

Commend Ban on Hunting Drones

Commend Ban on Hunting Drones

The use of drones to advantage hunters by pinpointing and herding wildlife has been banned in Vermont. Commend the ban, which will ensure animals have a fair flight advantage while being hunted.

Applaud Prison Sentence for Man Who Sexually Abused Puppy

Applaud Prison Sentence for Man Who Sexually Abused Puppy

A man found guilty of sodomizing an eight-month-old puppy was recently sentenced to five years in prison. Praise the judge who took a strong stance against the horrific sexual abuse and cruel neglect of animals.

Success: Marine Sanctuary Expanded to Prevent Overfishing

Success: Marine Sanctuary Expanded to Prevent Overfishing

Hawaii’s coral reefs and marine life have been under threat for decades, but President Obama has taken a major step towards restoring them by expanding a national marine preserve. Commend him for preserving these fragile ecosystems.

Launch Investigation into Man’s Mysterious Death

Launch Investigation into Man’s Mysterious Death

A man’s death has been ruled a suicide despite strange circumstances that suggest murder. The Kentucky State Police conducted only minimal investigations and refuse to reopen the case. Urge the police to bring closure to the man’s family with a thorough investigation.

Free Student Arrested for Social Media Posts

Free Student Arrested for Social Media Posts

A student activist in Malaysia has been arrested and tortured after posting criticism of the government on his social media page. Sign the petition and demand his immediate release.

Gates of the Arctic National Park Preserve, Alaska

Protect National Park from Mining Road

Wildlife habitat, freshwater streams, and virgin land are threatened by a proposed mining access road through a national park. Take action now to protect Alaska’s iconic wilderness.

Thank Celebrity for Raising Environmental Awareness

Thank Celebrity for Raising Environmental Awareness

Lance Bass uses his celebrity status to raise awareness about important social and environmental issues, sharing his passion for slowing climate change through conserving resources with his fans via social media. Please sign this petition to thank him for his efforts to better the world.

Protest Exploitative Animal Circuses and Attractions

Protest Exploitative Animal Circuses and Attractions

Many circus animals are subjected to abuse and mistreatment behind the scenes. Animal welfare organizations protest such attractions in the hopes of banning all animal entertainment once and for all. Sign this petition to support their fight against animal exploitation.

Demand Whereabouts of Kidnapped Newspaper Editor

Demand Whereabouts of Kidnapped Newspaper Editor

A Ukrainian separatist newspaper editor was recently abducted for peacefully expressing his political views. While rumors of his death have surfaced, some believe he is still alive and fear he is being tortured or mistreated. Sign the petition and demand the whereabouts of this innocent man.

Bring Senator to Justice for Cruel Pigeon Shoot

Bring Senator to Justice for Cruel Pigeon Shoot

A U.S. senator recently held a fundraising event at which hundreds of pigeons were released to be shot by guests. Video footage shows guests kicking wounded and bleeding birds across the ground. Hold Senator Inhofe accountable now.

Withdraw Proposal of Biased History Curriculum

Withdraw Proposal of Biased History Curriculum

Students in a Colorado school district walked out of class in protest of a new curriculum that would censor American history and deter civil disobedience. To stop this censorship, we need to petition the superintendent to give the students a clear and truthful picture of American history.

Support Compassionate Care for the Sick and Elderly

Support Compassionate Care for the Sick and Elderly

Compassionate caregivers who spend months or years caring for sick and elderly loved ones deserve to be praised, not penalized. Make sure caregivers don’t lose essential Social Security benefits.