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Punish Man Who Jumped on Moose’s Back

A man was caught on camera jumping on the back of a moose as it tries to cross a lake. Please sign this petition to demand the man be punished for his act of animal cruelty.

Environment Ban Harmful Plastic Microbeads in Bath Products

Ban Harmful Plastic Microbeads in Bath Products

Plastic microbeads are harming bodies of water, the organisms that live in them, and potentially our health as they build up in the foodchain. Sign this petition to ask Connecticut Governor Daniel Malloy to ban products with these harmful plastics inside of them.

Success Success: Same-Sex Marriage Legalized Nationwide

Success: Same-Sex Marriage Legalized Nationwide

After many long years of struggle and perseverance on the part of countless activists, same-sex marriage is finally legal nationwide. In a close decision, the Supreme Court invalidated all state bans on the practice, effectively legalizing love. Please sign here to thank those who made this possible and the Supreme Court for making the right decision.

Human Rights Stop Discrimination Against Desperate Refugees

Stop Discrimination Against Desperate Refugees

Hungary has responded to an influx of war refugees by placing a four-meter high wall along Serbia’s border and suggesting that migrants be detained and placed in specialty camps. Tell the prime minister to end this horrendous display of inhumanity.

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Punish Man Who Jumped on Moose’s Back

A man was caught on camera jumping on the back of a moose as it tries to cross a lake. Please sign this petition to demand the man be punished for his act of animal cruelty.

Ban Harmful Plastic Microbeads in Bath Products

Ban Harmful Plastic Microbeads in Bath Products

Plastic microbeads are harming bodies of water, the organisms that live in them, and potentially our health as they build up in the foodchain. Sign this petition to ask Connecticut Governor Daniel Malloy to ban products with these harmful plastics inside of them.

Stop Whole Foods from Overcharging Customers

Stop Whole Foods from Overcharging Customers

Whole Foods was recently accused of overcharging its customers for prepackaged food products. Urge officials to implement more effective preventative measures to stop this chain from continuing to take advantage of its customers.

Demand Maximum Sentence for Alleged Dog Abuser

Demand Maximum Sentence for Alleged Dog Abuser

A woman was allegedly caught throwing away her dog in a trash can behind an alley. Please sign this petition to demand that she is punished with a maximum sentence for neglecting her animals.

Stop Using Animals in the Circus

Stop Using Animals in the Circus

The majority of Scotland would support a complete ban on the use of animals in traveling circuses. Urge the Scottish government to implement this ban.

Praise Alabama Governor for Removing Confederate Flag

Praise Alabama Governor for Removing Confederate Flag

Governor of Alabama Robert Bentley decided that the Confederate flag was to be removed from the state capitol building. Commend Bentley’s actions by signing this petition.

Applaud Addition of Transgender Curriculum

Applaud Addition of Transgender Curriculum

A school board has voted in favor of adding a transgender category to its sex education curriculum. Sign this petition to thank the school board for updating its curriculum to reflect inclusive, progressive lessons.

Stop Discrimination Against Desperate Refugees

Stop Discrimination Against Desperate Refugees

Hungary has responded to an influx of war refugees by placing a four-meter high wall along Serbia’s border and suggesting that migrants be detained and placed in specialty camps. Tell the prime minister to end this horrendous display of inhumanity.

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Protect Freshwater Streams from Development Project

Vital lands preserved for its freshwater streams are at stake from a proposal to build a costly development project on this crucial plot. Sign to protect our natural resources from invasive and destructive development.

Stop Citizen Detention Before Local Festivals

Stop Citizen Detention Before Local Festivals

Police allegedly gather up people living and working on the streets of major cities in Cambodia where they are detained, tortured and sometimes killed before annual festivals. Sign our petition to demand that this practice be halted, the people released and the detention centers permanently closed down.

Save Children from Irreversible Blindness

Save Children from Irreversible Blindness

Millions of children go irreversibly blind every year because of preventable medical conditions. Help stop this tragedy from ruining the lives of even more young people around the world.

Find People Who Set Black Churches on Fire

Find People Who Set Black Churches on Fire

A string of black churches in the South have been set on fire recently, yet federal officials aren’t citing the burnings as hate crimes. Urge federal officials to conduct an intensive investigation into the burning of these black churches rather than writing the fires off as being caused by storms.

Save the Red Wolves from Extinction

Save the Red Wolves from Extinction

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has halted red wolf repopulation efforts until they can figure out how feasible it is to help restore this wolves’ population. Urge the service to take action to protect these beautiful animals.

End Violence Against Women and Girls Everywhere

End Violence Against Women and Girls Everywhere

Tens of millions of women and girls are assaulted every year in countries around the world. End this global epidemic of gender-based violence by supporting strong international action to protect girls and women everywhere.

Success: Same-Sex Marriage Legalized Nationwide

Success: Same-Sex Marriage Legalized Nationwide

After many long years of struggle and perseverance on the part of countless activists, same-sex marriage is finally legal nationwide. In a close decision, the Supreme Court invalidated all state bans on the practice, effectively legalizing love. Please sign here to thank those who made this possible and the Supreme Court for making the right decision.

Charge Police Officer Who Allegedly Left Dog in Car to Die

Charge Police Officer Who Allegedly Left Dog in Car to Die

A dog died from heat exhaustion complications after allegedly being left in a hot car by a police officer, but the officer may not be brought up on criminal charges. Sign this petition and demand this neglectful officer be brought up on charges of animal abuse.

Don’t Let Big Money Influence U.S. Politics

Don’t Let Big Money Influence U.S. Politics

The influence of ‘big money’ is currently corrupting our political system. Because of the 2010 Supreme Court Citizens United decision, corporations are able to secretly use their wealth to influence politics. Help fight money in politics and restore democracy by signing the petition.

Teen Girl Allegedly Forced to Strip in Front of Cop Deserves Justice

Teen Girl Allegedly Forced to Strip in Front of Cop Deserves Justice

A teen girl was allegedly forced to strip in front of an officer while he touched himself, after being taken from her car and unlawfully detained. Demand that this officer be fired if the allegations of this disgusting behavior prove to be true.

Success: Texas Bans Shark Finning

Success: Texas Bans Shark Finning

Texas recently banned the sale and purchase of shark fins, thereby aiding declining shark populations. Sign this petition and praise the state for this progressive law.

Release Teenager Arrested for Blog Post

Release Teenager Arrested for Blog Post

A teenage blogger in Singapore has been sentenced to a year and a half in a detention center for expressing his personal opinion online. Singapore needs to respect its citizen’s right to free speech and immediately release him from prison with all charges dismissed.

Our best hope for fighting global climate change rests with solar and other alternative fuels.

Fight Climate Change by Supporting Solar Tax Credits

Climate deniers in Congress, funded by Big Oil and Gas, have pledged to end solar’s tax credit program. Tax credits have spurred the solar industry, which employs thousands of Americans and pumps $15 billion per year into our economy. Urge the government to fight climate change and protect our environment by renewing solar tax credits.

End Child Marriage in Bangladesh

End Child Marriage in Bangladesh

The number of child brides and the abuses they suffer has become epidemic in Bangladesh. Through its influence and the proper use of foreign aid, Australia can help end child marriage and ensure these girls’ rights and well-being are protected. Sign to push for an end to child marriage.

Do Not Decrease Minimum Wage for Teenagers

Do Not Decrease Minimum Wage for Teenagers

Any worker under twenty years old could soon be forced to work for less than minimum wage in Michigan. Sign this petition to demand fair wages for all workers, regardless of age.

Every day, millions of Americans enjoy fried eggs cooked on chemically created, cancer causing, non-stick surfaces produced with toxic chemicals.

Ban Dangerous Household Chemicals

The dangerous chemical PFAS is used in thousands of products, even though its use is linked to testicular and kidney cancer as well as other diseases. There are 80,000 chemicals sold in the United States and most were never tested for their effect on human health. Tell the government to test chemicals before they are allowed to be used and ban those proven to be dangerous.

Support Paid Family Leave

Support Paid Family Leave

Working New Yorkers may soon be eligible to receive two-thirds of their pay when they take family leave. With the U.S. being one of only a handful of countries that don’t provide paid family leave, this is a chance to push to catch up. Encourage the governor to support New York families by signing this bill into law.