Animal Welfare Thank Actress for Saving Research Chimps

Thank Actress for Saving Research Chimps

Actress Alison Eastwood, daughter of the legendary Clint Eastwood, recently started a crowdfunding campaign to support the care of the more than 100 retired research chimpanzees that were released to a sanctuary. Thank Alison for using her celebrity status to help care for sick and abused chimps.

Environment Save Critically Endangered Porpoises from Extinction

Save Critically Endangered Porpoises from Extinction

Fewer than 100 critically endangered Vaquita porpoises exist anywhere on the planet. Save the last members of this imperiled species from the poachers and black marketeers who are driving them toward extinction.

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 Save Critically Endangered Porpoises from Extinction

Save Critically Endangered Porpoises from Extinction

Fewer than 100 critically endangered Vaquita porpoises exist anywhere on the planet. Save the last members of this imperiled species from the poachers and black marketeers who are driving them toward extinction.

Recent Petitions

Thank Actress for Saving Research Chimps

Thank Actress for Saving Research Chimps

Actress Alison Eastwood, daughter of the legendary Clint Eastwood, recently started a crowdfunding campaign to support the care of the more than 100 retired research chimpanzees that were released to a sanctuary. Thank Alison for using her celebrity status to help care for sick and abused chimps.

Applaud City for Declaring Whales and Dolphins Free from Capture and Captivity

Applaud City for Declaring Whales and Dolphins Free from Capture and Captivity

Whales and dolphins within and off the coast of San Francisco are now free from capture and captivity, thanks to a recent ruling. Applaud this ruling in support of intelligent marine life.

Applaud State for Supporting Gay Marriage

Applaud State for Supporting Gay Marriage

A judge’s ruling has made Wyoming the 32nd state to support gay marriage. Sign the petition to applaud his efforts.

End Discrimination Against LGBT Jamaicans

End Discrimination Against LGBT Jamaicans

Jamaica’s violent anti-gay culture has made it the most dangerous country for LGBT people to reside in. Urge Prime Minister Portia Miller to let go of prejudice and support equality.

Save Critically Endangered Porpoises from Extinction

Save Critically Endangered Porpoises from Extinction

Fewer than 100 critically endangered Vaquita porpoises exist anywhere on the planet. Save the last members of this imperiled species from the poachers and black marketeers who are driving them toward extinction.

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Applaud Richard Dawkins for Rejecting Islamophobia

Richard Dawkins, a prominent public intellectual, recently had a change of heart regarding his views on Islam and conflict in the Middle East. Encourage him to continue to move away from Islamophobia towards an unbiased understanding of this complex issue.

Stop the Attack on Women’s Health

Stop the Attack on Women’s Health

Women’s health is under assault, with lawmakers attempting to block access to crucial services while denying health coverage to women all over the country. Pledge to fight back against this attack on women’s rights.

Don’t Reward Dirty Tar Sands Corporations

Don’t Reward Dirty Tar Sands Corporations

A tar sands-pushing corporation is being rewarded for its supposed leadership by an organization that tracks company carbon emissions. Tell the organization that nobody who deals in dirty tar sands oil deserves an environmental award.

Stop Police from Torturing Citizens

Stop Police from Torturing Citizens

The Mexican police force is using barbaric torture practices to obtain information from the country’s population. More than half of Mexico’s citizens are now terrified of law enforcement. Tell the president to protect its citizens by immediately halting this inhumane abuse.

Punish Woman for Neglecting Cats

Punish Woman for Neglecting Cats

A neglectful and selfish woman is responsible for the deaths of more than two dozen cats. Tell authorities to punish her not just for killing these felines, but for stealing money meant for their care.

Fire Pro-Rape Sports Commentator

Fire Pro-Rape Sports Commentator

An ESPN commentator said on live TV that the sexual assault charges against a famous basketball player were what gave him ‘sizzle.’ Demand that he be fired for promoting the idea that sexually assaulting women makes you cool.

Protect Animals from Inhumane Exporters

Protect Animals from Inhumane Exporters

The unapproved sale and slaughter of livestock in foreign countries is being allowed by the Australian government. Demand that a better effort is made to uphold animal protection regulations in Australia.

Find Killer of Tasmanian Devil

Find Killer of Tasmanian Devil

An endangered Tasmanian Devil was killed at a zoo, but police have not begun an investigation. Urge the chief of police to assign officers to this case, so the suspect can be prosecuted for animal cruelty.

End Intimidation of Fast Food Workers

End Intimidation of Fast Food Workers

Jimmy John’s has been forcing its employees to sign contracts saying they won’t work at other sandwich shops after leaving the company. Tell the CEO that this clear worker intimidation tactic is unacceptable.

Save Endangered Rainforests from Destruction

Save Endangered Rainforests from Destruction

Some of the world’s most endangered rainforests are being destroyed to make an ingredient used by fast food companies. Tell these companies to stop leveling imperiled forests.

Don’t Allow Tourists to Eat and Watch Dolphins Simultaneously

Don’t Allow Tourists to Eat and Watch Dolphins Simultaneously

An official in Taiji, Japan, infamous for its annual dolphin slaughter, recently announced plans to build a water park that will allow visitors to simultaneously eat and watch dolphins. Ensure this deplorable plan does not go through by signing the petition today.

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Stop Promoting ‘Liberal’ Islamophobia on Talk Show

Bill Maher, liberal comedian and advocate, recently made Islamophobic remarks on his show ‘Real Time with Bill Maher.’ Urge him to pursue a more open-minded view of Islam and of Muslim communities in the United States and around the world.

Applaud Ban on Animal-Tested Cosmetics

Applaud Ban on Animal-Tested Cosmetics

India has created a completely cruelty-free cosmetics market by banning animal testing and the import of animal-tested cosmetics. Applaud the move, which will force producers to switch to humane methods.

Demand Better Protection for Zoo Animals

Demand Better Protection for Zoo Animals

A Tasmanian devil was brutally murdered at a zoo by a zoo employee or a park guest. Because the enclosure does not have video surveillance, discovering the murderer will be very difficult. Urge the zoo to enhance security around the park to ensure this tragedy does not happen again.

Fire Homophobic Bus Driver

Fire Homophobic Bus Driver

A bus driver in London publicly humiliated a gay couple who shared a kiss on his trolley, verbally abusing them and forcing them off the bus. Sign the petition to demand the immediate termination of this homophobic bus driver.

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Publicly Condemn Conservative’s Violent Threats

Ted Nugent, vocal conservative and member of the NRA’s Board of Directors, recently called for the deaths of a number of prominent liberal politicians. Demand the NRA prove it does not endorse this rhetoric by removing Nugent from its Board of Directors and publicly condemning his violent remarks.

Praise Organic Grocer for Transparent Sourcing

Praise Organic Grocer for Transparent Sourcing

A major organic grocer that values transparency has added a new labeling program for its produce and flowers, displaying their carbon footprints. Applaud this company’s dedication to sustainable sourcing and honest consumerism.

Ask Starbucks to Offer Vegan Food Options

Ask Starbucks to Offer Vegan Food Options

Starbucks does not consistently offer vegan pastry options at its numerous locations. Urge the coffee giant to support veganism for the health of consumers and the planet.

Punish Man for Brutally Murdering Wolves

Punish Man for Brutally Murdering Wolves

A self-proclaimed ‘wolf hater’ injured and murdered wolves with his van, then put up pictures and a description of the incident online. Whether or not this man will be justly punished remains to be seen. Demand justice for the wolves and a harsh sentencing for the guilty man.

Urge Councilman to Take Responsibility for Death of Dogs

Urge Councilman to Take Responsibility for Death of Dogs

Forty-five dogs in a hoarding situation were tragically killed in a fire on a Nevada councilman’s rental property. Urge the councilman to take responsibility for what happened on his property, and to help strengthen hoarding regulations in his state.