Animal Welfare Praise Domestic Violence Shelter for Adding Pet-Friendly Housing

Praise Domestic Violence Shelter for Adding Pet-Friendly Housing

Victims of domestic violence will be able to bring their pets with them as they start a new life, thanks to a program that provides housing for victims and their animals. Thank officials for offering a safe haven to people and pets alike through this lifesaving program.

Environment Don’t Allow the Public to Unknowingly Fund the Slaughter of Wolves

Don’t Allow the Public to Unknowingly Fund the Slaughter of Wolves

A ‘wolf stamp’ has been proposed to raise funds for wolf-related programs in Montana, but the proposal’s current wording would allow the public to unknowingly fund the slaughter of wolves rather than their protection. Urge officials to revise the proposal to ensure the project is used solely for the benefit of wolves.

Success Success: Abducted Girls to be Freed

Success: Abducted Girls to be Freed

Two hundred girls who were abducted by a terrorist group will be released thanks to the efforts of the government and people around the world. Applaud those involved in the rescue mission and express hope that these girls will be returned unharmed.

Featured Protect Women from Mass Violence

Protect Women from Mass Violence

Far too often, women are the victims of mass violence and shootings. Speak up now to protect women from violent misogyny by keeping deadly guns away from abusers.

Recent Petitions

Justice for Teen who was Brutally Gang Raped

Justice for Teen who was Brutally Gang Raped

A 15-year-old boy was randomly and viciously sodomized by a group of five young men following his attendance at a house party. Sign the petition to demand justice for this boy.

Give Human Trafficking Victims the Assistance They Deserve

Give Human Trafficking Victims the Assistance They Deserve

Victims of human trafficking face further injustice after their rescue by receiving status not as victims, but as illegal immigrants, allowing them to be treated like criminals. Demand these victims receive the shelter and care they deserve.

Apologize to Journalist Uninvited from Conference Due to Ebola Panic

Apologize to Journalist Uninvited from Conference Due to Ebola Panic

A university recently disinvited an award-winning photojournalist from its annual journalism conference because of unfounded fears about his having reported on Ebola in Liberia. Denounce the university’s decision for furthering media hysteria over the outbreak, and demand a public apology to the journalist.

Praise Domestic Violence Shelter for Adding Pet-Friendly Housing

Praise Domestic Violence Shelter for Adding Pet-Friendly Housing

Victims of domestic violence will be able to bring their pets with them as they start a new life, thanks to a program that provides housing for victims and their animals. Thank officials for offering a safe haven to people and pets alike through this lifesaving program.

Don’t Allow the Public to Unknowingly Fund the Slaughter of Wolves

Don’t Allow the Public to Unknowingly Fund the Slaughter of Wolves

A ‘wolf stamp’ has been proposed to raise funds for wolf-related programs in Montana, but the proposal’s current wording would allow the public to unknowingly fund the slaughter of wolves rather than their protection. Urge officials to revise the proposal to ensure the project is used solely for the benefit of wolves.

Support Ban Against Bestiality

Support Ban Against Bestiality

The abhorrent and cruel practice of bestiality may finally come to an end in Denmark, thanks to one official’s work. Sign this petition and support the efforts to outlaw this cruel practice.

Don’t Build Electrical Transmission Line through Migrating Bird Habitat

Don’t Build Electrical Transmission Line through Migrating Bird Habitat

A electrical transmission line may soon be built through an environmentally sensitive area, threatening the survival of its migrating bird population. Take action now to protect this fragile ecosystem from degradation.

Demand Stricter Regulations for Frac Sand Mines

Demand Stricter Regulations for Frac Sand Mines

Frac sand mining depletes groundwater resources, increases sediment in local waterways, and pollutes the air with harmful particulates. Take action now to demand stricter environmental regulations on frac sand mining sites.

Success: Abducted Girls to be Freed

Success: Abducted Girls to be Freed

Two hundred girls who were abducted by a terrorist group will be released thanks to the efforts of the government and people around the world. Applaud those involved in the rescue mission and express hope that these girls will be returned unharmed.

Protect Beautiful Lagoon from Development

Protect Beautiful Lagoon from Development

A lagoon is home to a variety of native plant and animal species. However, a proposed boat launch development project threatens the lagoon and its surrounding wetland. Take action now to save this unique estuary from development.

Punish Caretakers Who Murdered Dogs

Punish Caretakers Who Murdered Dogs

More than 20 dogs suffered heat exhaustion and died after the kennel attendants neglected to care for the animals. Urge the prosecuting attorney to punish these abusers so the dogs’ families can receive closure.

Toxins in pizza boxes and other paper food container products

Stop Importing Toxic Food Container Products

Toxic chemicals are being transferred to our food via imported food packaging, These chemicals pose a risk to developing fetuses as well as male reproductive health. Take action now to demand the FDA ban the importation of toxic food paper products.

Don’t Increase Pollution

Don’t Increase Pollution

A proposal to loosen smokestack emission standards in Michigan by 25 percent will cut emissions monitoring for substances with unknown health effects. Take action now to save the health of local communities and the integrity of Michigan air.

Applaud Mayor Who Registered Gay Marriages

Applaud Mayor Who Registered Gay Marriages

A mayor has defied the laws of his country and registered 16 gay marriages. Applaud this man for his bravery and for supporting people’s right to marry whoever they wish.

Save Lake from Toxic Mine Sludge

Save Lake from Toxic Mine Sludge

Toxic orange and brown sludge is leaking from old mines and seeping toward a popular swimming spot and drinking water sources. Demand that the corporation that owns the mines clean up the pollutants immediately.

Support Exotic Animal Display Ban

Support Exotic Animal Display Ban

The display of wild and exotic animals may soon be banned in a Florida city, thanks to the efforts of a local animal rights organization. Sign this petition and support the efforts to ban wild and exotic animal displays.

Thank Leonardo DiCaprio for Addressing Climate Change

Thank Leonardo DiCaprio for Addressing Climate Change

Leonardo DiCaprio stood up in the United Nations Climate Summit and asked world leaders to address the very real problem of global warming, imploring them to take steps to stop its progress before it is too late. Thank him for speaking up.

Put an End to the Government’s Privatization Schemes

Put an End to the Government’s Privatization Schemes

America’s roads and bridges are in desperate need of repair. Officials claim private investment is the solution although such projects often carry outrageous hidden costs. Demand an end to the privatization of public infrastructure.

Protect Women from Mass Violence

Protect Women from Mass Violence

Far too often, women are the victims of mass violence and shootings. Speak up now to protect women from violent misogyny by keeping deadly guns away from abusers.

Protect Pigs from Cruelty and Neglect

Protect Pigs from Cruelty and Neglect

Farm animals are being abused and neglected during transportation, due to inhumane and outdated laws. Urge government officials to enforce stricter regulations and ensure that cruelty of this kind does not occur in the future.

Stop Massive Animal Sacrifice

Stop Massive Animal Sacrifice

Half a million innocent animals will be killed as religious sacrifices at a Nepalese festival in November. Help prevent this cruel mass slaughter.

Protect Imperiled Harbor Porpoises

Protect Imperiled Harbor Porpoises

Harbor porpoises lack the proper protection from fishing, noise pollution, and climate change. Urge the immediate establishment of protected waters to ensure these animals are here to stay into the future.

Save Bears and Mountain Lions from Development

Save Bears and Mountain Lions from Development

A pristine mountain range home to bears, mountain lions, and countless other animals is threatened by rapid urban expansion. Help save this wild place from development and preserve precious wildlife habitat for years to come.

Applaud Protection of Ebola Patient’s Dog

Applaud Protection of Ebola Patient’s Dog

An Ebola patient’s dog will remain in safe keeping rather than be killed out of fear that the animal contracted the deadly virus. Applaud this decision to let the dog live to see its owner once she is healed.

Applaud Promotion of Veganism

Applaud Promotion of Veganism

The most successful smoothie corporation in the world has introduced two vegan smoothies to its menu. Applaud the menu additions, which encourage a diet based in health and compassion.