Animal Welfare Save Tiger from Horrific Conditions

Save Tiger from Horrific Conditions

Phevos the tiger is trapped in dangerously poor and uncomfortable conditions in a Greek zoo and is awaiting approval to be transferred to a sanctuary. Help get Phevos the approval he needs to move to a better home.

Environment Stop Pollution from Dirty Power Plants

Stop Pollution from Dirty Power Plants

Coal companies are allowed to dump unlimited amounts of dangerous carbon pollution into the air, threatening our health and the global climate. Take action now to save our planet from these big polluters.

Success Success: San Francisco Says No to SeaWorld

Success: San Francisco Says No to SeaWorld

The captivity of whales, dolphins, and porpoises has been outlawed in San Francisco, preventing SeaWorld from ever operating in the city. Thank the government officials responsible for passing this life-saving resolution.

Featured Stop Pollution from Dirty Power Plants

Stop Pollution from Dirty Power Plants

Coal companies are allowed to dump unlimited amounts of dangerous carbon pollution into the air, threatening our health and the global climate. Take action now to save our planet from these big polluters.

Recent Petitions

Applaud Initiative to Label Genetically Modified Food

Applaud Initiative to Label Genetically Modified Food

Oregon is attempting to require that all genetically modified foods are labeled as such in defense of consumers’ right to know. Applaud the group that is heavily funding and advertising this important movement.

Save Tiger from Horrific Conditions

Save Tiger from Horrific Conditions

Phevos the tiger is trapped in dangerously poor and uncomfortable conditions in a Greek zoo and is awaiting approval to be transferred to a sanctuary. Help get Phevos the approval he needs to move to a better home.

Stop Brutal Animal Sacrifice Festival

Stop Brutal Animal Sacrifice Festival

Over 15,000 animals are expected to be slaughtered during a Hindu festival. This practice is unnecessarily cruel and unjustifiable, even as a religious tradition. Sign this petition to stop this ritualistic animal sacrifice.

Stop Pollution from Dirty Power Plants

Stop Pollution from Dirty Power Plants

Coal companies are allowed to dump unlimited amounts of dangerous carbon pollution into the air, threatening our health and the global climate. Take action now to save our planet from these big polluters.

End Counterproductive Travel Ban on Ebola-Affected Countries

End Counterproductive Travel Ban on Ebola-Affected Countries

A ban on travelers from Ebola-affected areas imposes counterproductive restrictions and does nothing to fix the real problem of containing and ending the disease outbreak. Urge a prime minister to reconsider travel bans on the most severely impacted countries.

Prevent Honor Killing of 10-Year-Old Rape Survivor

Prevent Honor Killing of 10-Year-Old Rape Survivor

A 10-year-rape survivor is at risk of an honor killing and the women’s rights advocate who has supported her is also at risk of retaliatory violence. Demand that the government protect the young girl, who has already endured unimaginable suffering, as well as the advocate who contributed to her recovery.

End Wolf-Killing Competition

End Wolf-Killing Competition

An annual hunting contest sees hundreds of wolves, coyotes, raccoons, and other wildlife killed in the name of increasing the population of game animals. Demand that this cruel and nonsensical competition come to an end.

Praise Eco-Friendly Laundry Detergent

Praise Eco-Friendly Laundry Detergent

Tide is eliminating corn-based ethanol from its laundry detergent, a move that will reduce excessive agricultural waste. Praise the company for its environmentally sustainable efforts.

Denounce Oil Company for Evading Environmental Cleanup

Denounce Oil Company for Evading Environmental Cleanup

The ocean floor is still suffering from massive oil coverage after a 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. However, the oil giant responsible for the spill denies its role and refuses to aid in the cleanup. Demand that the oil company help recover the area and stop evading its responsibilities.

Praise End to Seal Trade in Norway

Praise End to Seal Trade in Norway

Norway has cut government subsidies to the seal hunting industry, a move that will effectively end the seal trade in Norway. Praise the government’s decision, which will save the lives of 12,000 harp seals annually.

Do Not Restart Dangerous Nuclear Reactors

Do Not Restart Dangerous Nuclear Reactors

The people of Japan are still recovering from a nuclear meltdown in 2011 that endangered the lives of many citizens and decimated the surrounding environment. Tell the prime minister not to restart a nuclear power plant and to invest in renewable energy sources.

Praise Woman-Centric Taxi Service App

Praise Woman-Centric Taxi Service App

One transportation company is now providing a taxi service fueled by women, for women. Applaud the founder for empowering women to become cab drivers while providing female passengers with a taxi service that helps them feel safe.

Protect Veterans’ Health

Protect Veterans’ Health

Veterans who served our country deserve access to the best possible healthcare for themselves and their families. Stand up for veterans and support funding for critical health programs.

Stop Cruel Bear Hunting Techniques

Stop Cruel Bear Hunting Techniques

Maine’s lax bear hunting laws are among the cruelest in the nation, allowing hunters to bait bears with junk food, trap them in debilitating contraptions and send dogs after them. Efforts are being made to make bear hunting in Maine more humane. Support movements to end these cruel bear hunting methods.

Protect Pristine River from Exploitation

Protect Pristine River from Exploitation

A pristine river ecosystem that provides habitat for countless wildlife species is at risk of being irreparably damaged. Help save this free-flowing river from unnecessary exploitation.

Curb Rising Animal Cruelty Cases

Curb Rising Animal Cruelty Cases

Despite stronger animal welfare laws, Southwest Florida’s animal cruelty problem continues to grow in volume and severity. Demand that Florida clean up its act and change its culture around animals.

Strengthen Animal Welfare Laws in Laboratories

Strengthen Animal Welfare Laws in Laboratories

A recent series of investigations uncovered the horrible treatment and suffering contained within the United Kingdom’s animal testing facilities. Demand that the regulations for these institutions be strengthened immediately.

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End Use of Islamophobic Term on CNN

During CNN’s coverage of the recent terror attacks on Canada’s Parliament, a journalists used the Islamophobic term ‘Sudden Jihad Syndrome’ to describe one way the authorities were investigating the attacker. Help urge the journalist to not use such a problematic term in the future.

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Applaud Pope Francis for Embracing Science

Pope Francis recently started to close the heated gap between religious and scientific extremists, stating that evolution and the Big Bang Theory are not at odds with Catholic doctrine. Thank the Pope for advocating that science and religion can coexist peacefully and productively.

Protest Horrific Domestic Camel Abuse

Protest Horrific Domestic Camel Abuse

Domestic camels are being abused and mutilated by beggars in China to gain sympathy from the public. Urge China to establish legislation to protect the domestic camel from human cruelty.

Enact Stronger Animal Cruelty Laws

Enact Stronger Animal Cruelty Laws

Singapore is taking its first concrete steps towards improving the treatment of animals. Support the government’s attempts to significantly strengthen animal welfare laws while increasing punishments for those who continue to abuse animals.

Shut Down Cruel Alligator Skin Tannery

Shut Down Cruel Alligator Skin Tannery

With the fur industry becoming taboo and the demand for designer bags rising, business has been booming for the largest alligator leather tannery in the United States. Keep hundreds of thousands of alligators from being skinned alive by shutting down American Tanning and Leather now.

Protest the Approval of Fur Farm

Protest the Approval of Fur Farm

An inhumane fur farm has been issued a license to breed bobcats in captivity for their pelts. Please urge officials to listen to the overwhelming majority of people who disapproved of this decision, and to retract the license.

Demand Action to Combat Climate Change

Demand Action to Combat Climate Change

In the past decade, the Canadian government has allowed its environmental footprint to widen as its policies weaken. Demand that Canada increase its efforts to reduce harmful emissions and improve climate protection laws.

Punish Couple Who Neglected and Abandoned Animals

Punish Couple Who Neglected and Abandoned Animals

An elderly man was recently charged for severely neglecting and abandoning his pets, but his wife remains unpunished. Tell the chief of police to ensure that this couple is properly charged and punished for their alleged crimes.