Animal Welfare Viral Video of Cop Shooting Family Dog Shows Need to Properly Train Police

Viral Video of Cop Shooting Family Dog Shows Need to Properly Train Police

A viral video shows a cop shooting a dog when he jumped a fence onto a property. Demand police find other ways to stay safe without killing animals.

Environment Enforce Protection of Hammerhead Sharks

Enforce Protection of Hammerhead Sharks

The exportation of hammerhead shark fins has been approved in Costa Rica. By choosing profit over the well-being of the hammerhead population, many sharks are being targeted and killed every day. Act now to help save the hammerhead shark.

Success Success: Sale of Wildlife-Killing Poison Ended

Success: Sale of Wildlife-Killing Poison Ended

An inhumane rat poison that has caused the unnecessary deaths of countless innocent pets and wildlife will no longer be distributed or sold. Applaud this step towards protecting the lives of faultless animals from this barbaric poison.

Human Rights End Unconstitutional Imprisonment of Journalists

End Unconstitutional Imprisonment of Journalists

Nine journalists have been awaiting trial for terrorism charges for over a year, while several more are languishing in prison on similar trumped-up charges. Demand that they are released and that Ethiopia work to uphold press freedoms.

Recent Petitions

Viral Video of Cop Shooting Family Dog Shows Need to Properly Train Police

Viral Video of Cop Shooting Family Dog Shows Need to Properly Train Police

A viral video shows a cop shooting a dog when he jumped a fence onto a property. Demand police find other ways to stay safe without killing animals.

If Rand Paul Wants to be President, he Should At Least Show up to Work

If Rand Paul Wants to be President, he Should At Least Show up to Work

Rand Paul has a deplorable attendance record at the Senate, yet he has plenty of time for television appearances. Urge him to do his duty and attend his Congressional meetings.

Justice for Dogs Injected with Acid

Justice for Dogs Injected with Acid

Dogs are being injected with caustic substances and left on the streets to suffer until they die as part of an effort to reduce stray dog populations. Demand that this barbaric practice is stopped immediately and that a plan is implemented to humanely address the issue.

Reject Suppliers That Torture Geese for Down

Reject Suppliers That Torture Geese for Down

A major retail store uses suppliers that torture geese to collect their down feathers, which is an inhumane practice that many other stores have distanced themselves from. Sign this petition to put an end to ripping feathers from live geese and urge the store to adopt suppliers that use a more humane practice.

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Bar Alleged Anti-Muslim Activist from School Board Position

An alleged Islamophobe who reportedly thinks that Muslims must be “annihilated” in order to defend the United States is running for a seat on a school board. Demand that he drop out of the race immediately due to his hateful prejudice.

Stop Sneaky Attempt to Reauthorize Spying Provisions

Stop Sneaky Attempt to Reauthorize Spying Provisions

Just as the provision allowing the U.S. government to spy on its citizens is set to expire, a deceitful push has been made to extend the program that makes it legal. Sign here to demand the President thwart this attempt and allow data collection reform to take place.

Enforce Protection of Hammerhead Sharks

Enforce Protection of Hammerhead Sharks

The exportation of hammerhead shark fins has been approved in Costa Rica. By choosing profit over the well-being of the hammerhead population, many sharks are being targeted and killed every day. Act now to help save the hammerhead shark.

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Stop Flying Christian Flag over Town’s Government Buildings

Christian flags are being flown next to American flags above a town’s government buildings, standing as shameless violations of the separation of church and state. Demand that these religious flags be taken down at once.

Approve Offshore Drilling Safety Measures

Approve Offshore Drilling Safety Measures

After multiple oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico, it is evident that more stringent safety regulations must be put in place to ensure the protection of the marine ecosystem. Support new legislation that would make these regulations a reality by signing the petition today.

End Unconstitutional Imprisonment of Journalists

End Unconstitutional Imprisonment of Journalists

Nine journalists have been awaiting trial for terrorism charges for over a year, while several more are languishing in prison on similar trumped-up charges. Demand that they are released and that Ethiopia work to uphold press freedoms.

Punish Man Accused of Selling Baby Orangutan

Punish Man Accused of Selling Baby Orangutan

A man in Indonesia was arrested for allegedly attempting to illegally sell a baby orangutan. The man is reported to be a leader in illicit animal trading, and has trade connections throughout Indonesia. Help convict this man and bring justice to countless wildlife.

U.S. Capitol Building Workers Should Be Treated More Fairly

U.S. Capitol Building Workers Should Be Treated More Fairly

Workers in the US Capitol Building only make $11 an hour and don’t get paid time off. Demand that this be changed.

Thank Billy Joel for Saving Elephant Lives

Thank Billy Joel for Saving Elephant Lives

Singer and songwriter Billy Joel has joined a campaign to raise awareness on the illegal poaching of elephants. Sign this petition and thank this musician for saving the lives of elephants.

Man Who Allegedly Threw Dogs Into Traffic Must be Prosecuted

Man Who Allegedly Threw Dogs Into Traffic Must be Prosecuted

A man arrested on animal cruelty charges for allegedly throwing dogs into traffic should not be given any sympathy. Demand he be punished to the fullest extent of the law if found guilty.

Justice For Six Babies Killed By Their Mother

Justice For Six Babies Killed By Their Mother

A woman admitted to killing six of her babies after giving birth. She is eligible for parole after thirty years. Urge authorities to revoke her chance for parole.

Young Girl Ripped From Classroom By Mexican Police is Unacceptable

Young Girl Ripped From Classroom By Mexican Police is Unacceptable

A young girl was taken from her classroom because a woman in Texas thought she was her daughter. Mexican Foreign Ministry must investigate claims like this further before taking such measures.

Prevent Vatican Ambassador from Speaking at Anti-LGBT Rally

Prevent Vatican Ambassador from Speaking at Anti-LGBT Rally

A member of the Vatican is planning to speak at an upcoming anti-LGBT rally. Sign this petition to tell the Pope to pull this member from the rally’s speaking roster, ensuring his historic message of love and positivity goes unshaken.

Don’t Force Animals to Perform in Circuses

Don’t Force Animals to Perform in Circuses

Despite many advancements in circus animal welfare, countless animals are still cruelly forced to perform in circuses across the U.S. Please help prevent the torture of circus animals by banning the practice.

Applaud Rescue of Black Bear Family From Death

Applaud Rescue of Black Bear Family From Death

A mother bear and her four cubs have been saved from execution. Petitions and public outcry convinced the governor to step in and save the animals from euthanization. Thank you for caring and working to save this family.

Praise Shoe Store for Sustainability Efforts

Praise Shoe Store for Sustainability Efforts

Adidas plans to use plastic debris from oceans to create clothes and shoes and phase out the use of plastic bags in its stores. Praise their efforts to become a more sustainable company.

Investigate Congressman Romantically Involved With Lobbyist

Investigate Congressman Romantically Involved With Lobbyist

A congressman is romantically involved with a lobbyist who tries to influence the committee he is the chairman of, yet no investigation into their relationship has been launched. Sign here to demand that the Congressional Committee on Ethics investigate this issue.

Require Laboratories to Offer Animals for Adoption

Require Laboratories to Offer Animals for Adoption

Nevada laboratories now have the option to adopt their animals after testing, but a senator is aiming to make it a requirement. Applaud him for working to make the world a better place for animals, and support his efforts by signing the petition today.

Applaud Push for Police to Have Dog Encounter Training

Applaud Push for Police to Have Dog Encounter Training

Police in Texas may soon be required to receive dog encounter training that seeks to protect the animals thanks to a newly introduced bill. Sign here to thank the legislators who introduced the law and are looking out for man’s best friend.

Don’t Let Dirty Tar Sands Oil Poison Our Environment

Don’t Let Dirty Tar Sands Oil Poison Our Environment

Millions of barrels of the world’s dirtiest oil could flood into the U.S. market every day if giant oil companies get their way. Stop this threat to our environment and the people and wildlife who depend on it.

Stand Up for Women’s Health

Stand Up for Women’s Health

No politician should be able to decide how a woman can treat her own body, but lawmakers in many states are trying to do just that. Stand up for the right of all women to make their own health and reproductive choices.