Animal Welfare Praise Former Trainer for Speaking Out Against SeaWorld

Praise Former Trainer for Speaking Out Against SeaWorld

A former SeaWorld trainer has just spoken out against the company for treating its animals and trainers poorly. Please sign here to spread his message and thank him for speaking on behalf of those without voices.

Environment Ban Deliberate Discharge of Harmful Vehicle Exhaust

Ban Deliberate Discharge of Harmful Vehicle Exhaust

Rolling coal, or deliberately producing and releasing excess exhaust through modified vehicles could soon become illegal. Support the initiative to outlaw the practice, which is detrimental to human health and the environment.

Success Success: Rat Trapped in Box by Artist Rescued

Success: Rat Trapped in Box by Artist Rescued

French police officers recently rescued an animal from a cruel artist who intended to shoot it as part of an “art project.” Sign this petition to thank them for their swift and humane actions.

Human Rights Stop Exploitation of Garment Workers

Stop Exploitation of Garment Workers

Garment workers in Cambodia face harsh working conditions and little incentive for their labor. Sign the petition to put a stop to these inhumane practices now.

Recent Petitions

Reduce Incarceration Rate for Nonviolent Offenders

Reduce Incarceration Rate for Nonviolent Offenders

Judges could soon be permitted to impose sentences below the minimum if a proposed bill passes into law. This would help to keep nonviolent offenders out of prison. Sign the petition to urge lawmakers to pass this important bill.

Stop Exploitation of Garment Workers

Stop Exploitation of Garment Workers

Garment workers in Cambodia face harsh working conditions and little incentive for their labor. Sign the petition to put a stop to these inhumane practices now.

Investigate Disappearances and Killings of Colombian Citizens

Investigate Disappearances and Killings of Colombian Citizens

Paramilitary groups and street gangs continue to terrorize the citizens of the port city of Buenaventura, Columbia. Sign the petition to urge the country’s government to take a stand and save innocent lives.

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Investigate Allegations of U.S. Military Sexual Abuse in Colombia

Dozens of girls in Colombia were allegedly sexually abused by American military members, and yet not a single perpetrator has been charged with any crime. Demand that the government launch an investigation into these horrendous allegations so that justice can be served.

Stop Placing People in Institutions Without Consent

Stop Placing People in Institutions Without Consent

The mentally and intellectually ill in Croatia are being forced into psychiatric wards without their consent. Sign the petition to end this cruel practice.

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Don’t Force Bible Study on Minor Criminal Offenders

Youth are being encouraged to write essays on the Bible to avoid having minor criminal charges permanently attached to their records. Demand that this unconstitutional practice end immediately.

Praise Apple CEO for Enormous Charitable Donation

Praise Apple CEO for Enormous Charitable Donation

Apple CEO and near billionaire Tim Cook has just announced that he will donate the majority of his fortune to charity. Please sign here to thank Mr. Cook and encourage other CEOs to take similar action in the future.

Praise Former Trainer for Speaking Out Against SeaWorld

Praise Former Trainer for Speaking Out Against SeaWorld

A former SeaWorld trainer has just spoken out against the company for treating its animals and trainers poorly. Please sign here to spread his message and thank him for speaking on behalf of those without voices.

Ban Deliberate Discharge of Harmful Vehicle Exhaust

Ban Deliberate Discharge of Harmful Vehicle Exhaust

Rolling coal, or deliberately producing and releasing excess exhaust through modified vehicles could soon become illegal. Support the initiative to outlaw the practice, which is detrimental to human health and the environment.

Support Cure for Colorblindness Research

Support Cure for Colorblindness Research

A research team is working to find a cure for colorblindness, which affects millions of people around the world. Support the research team on their groundbreaking work.

Don’t Let Our National Parks Fade Away

Don’t Let Our National Parks Fade Away

Our national parks need nearly $11 billion in repairs due to years of financial neglect. Tell Congress to stop buying new federal land as the money could be better used for maintenance of existing parks.

Stop New “Right to Discriminate” Law

Stop New “Right to Discriminate” Law

Discriminating against LGBTQ individuals based on their sexual orientation is now legal for businesses in Indiana. Stop this egregious attack on human rights and demand that this biased law be overturned at once.

Ban Smoking in Vehicles With Minors

Ban Smoking in Vehicles With Minors

Smoking in a vehicle while minors are present may soon be illegal in Illinois. Such efforts would significantly lower rates of second-hand smoke among minors. Sign this petition to support the initiative.

Stop Government Attack on Personal Privacy

Stop Government Attack on Personal Privacy

The FBI is trying to prevent people from encrypting their electronic devices in an attempt to undermine the privacy of Americans. Please sign here to show your support for privacy and your opposition to unwarranted spying.

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Fire Cop with Extensive History of Brutality

A police officer who has been successfully sued for excessive violence numerous times is still on the job, putting many others at risk of his violent tendencies. Demand that the department he works for fire him immediately.

Denounce Politician for Justifying Knife Attack on Pregnant Woman as “Act of God”

Denounce Politician for Justifying Knife Attack on Pregnant Woman as “Act of God”

After a woman was attacked and had her unborn child cut out of her womb, a Republican lawmaker called the assault an “act of God,” explaining that it happened because abortion is legal in the country. Demand an apology for this incredibly insensitive and ignorant statement.

Release Journalists Detained for Covering Presidential Election

Release Journalists Detained for Covering Presidential Election

Two journalists who were covering Nigeria’s upcoming presidential election are being detained for not obtaining the required accreditation and clearance. Demand that they be released at once.

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Demand Resignation of Homophobic Judge

A homophobic judge has stopped doing his job of issuing marriage licenses to protest against the legalization of same-sex marriage. Demand that he resign from his position over this egregious breach of duty.

Help Teachers Empower High-Ability Learners

Help Teachers Empower High-Ability Learners

Teachers could soon be given extra resources to uplift gifted students who stagnate in one-size-fits-all curricula if federal legislation is passed. Sign the petition to encourage lawmakers to help our struggling education system.

Protect Children from Abuse

Protect Children from Abuse

Many children have been found injured or killed while under the care of temporary caregivers assigned by Child Protective Services. Demand that harsher screening procedures are implemented to ensure temporary caregivers are capable of caring for these children to prevent any future disasters.

Ban Online Promotion of Animal Cruelty

Ban Online Promotion of Animal Cruelty

While animal abuse is illegal, posting inhumane pictures and videos online of people abusing animals is not against the law. Sign this petition to make posting such grotesque images and videos illegal.

Success: Rat Trapped in Box by Artist Rescued

Success: Rat Trapped in Box by Artist Rescued

French police officers recently rescued an animal from a cruel artist who intended to shoot it as part of an “art project.” Sign this petition to thank them for their swift and humane actions.

Don’t Allow Bankrupt Retailer to Sell Customer Information

Don’t Allow Bankrupt Retailer to Sell Customer Information

Former electronics retailer RadioShack is attempting to sell off customer information, including names and physical addresses, for one last bit of profit. Demand this sale not take place and protect the privacy of over 60 million people.

Success: Exotic Animals to be Banned at Historic Pier

Success: Exotic Animals to be Banned at Historic Pier

Thanks in part to the ForceChange community, exotic animals will soon be banned from being used as entertainment at a congested historic pier. Applaud the scheduled adoption of the ban and celebrate this positive step towards protecting the welfare of animals.

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Remove Misleading Climate Change Exhibit

Lies and inaccurate information about the threat posed by climate change are being put front and center in an exhibit in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. Demand that this dangerous exhibit be removed from the museum at once.