Consumers

Protect Your Personal Information While Driving

Protect Your Personal Information While Driving

Your car’s navigation system could be collecting personal information about you and selling it to companies without your knowledge. Fight back and protect the privacy of drivers.

Applaud Country for Canceling Debt for Low-Income Individuals

Applaud Country for Canceling Debt for Low-Income Individuals

Low-income individuals in Croatia will have their small debts canceled by the government in order to help them achieve financial stability and improve the economy. Support this decision and encourage governments to help their citizens get out of poverty.

Tell Company to Stop Profiting off of Women’s Self Esteem

Tell Company to Stop Profiting off of Women’s Self Esteem

The Dove brand is well-known for its body positivity ads aimed toward women, but the company that owns it is also responsible for promoting extremely sexist content. Tell the company to support women across the board.

Success: Company Drops Lawsuit Against Sustainable Food Competitor

Success: Company Drops Lawsuit Against Sustainable Food Competitor

A lawsuit against a sustainable food company has been dropped, which is a victory for those who worry that sustainable food companies are being pushed around by larger corporations. Please sign the petition to applaud this action.

Stop Unwanted Cell Phone Robocalls

Stop Unwanted Cell Phone Robocalls

Debt collectors want to make robocalls to our cell phones, harassing consumers and invading our privacy. Tell lawmakers to stop unsolicited robocalls.

Success: Harry Potter Chocolate Goes Fair Trade

Success: Harry Potter Chocolate Goes Fair Trade

Harry Potter-themed chocolate will soon be certified fair trade thanks to a four-year campaign by human rights activists and Harry Potter fans. Thank Warner Bros. for this progressive step to eliminate unethically-sourced cocoa from its products.

Stop Flying Airplanes Deemed Unsafe For Travel

Stop Flying Airplanes Deemed Unsafe For Travel

American Airlines has been flying airplanes that have not passed safety regulations. Mechanics are under immense pressure to ignore or hide problems with the planes and have received various threats from management. Urge American Airlines to follow safety regulations and ensure public safety.

Don’t Raise Public Transportation Fares

Don’t Raise Public Transportation Fares

The bus and subway fair in New York is about to be increased once again, making it harder for the millions of people who use the city’s public transportation to get to and from work. Join us in demanding that this fare increase be halted.

Phase Out Harmful BPA Alternative

Phase Out Harmful BPA Alternative

The alternative to BPA, BPS, has been linked to alterations in brain development and hyperactivity. Its continued widespread use endangers the lives of many unsuspecting humans; urge the American Chemistry Council to phase out all bisphenols from consumer products now.

Thank Band for Returning Stolen Painting

Thank Band for Returning Stolen Painting

A punk rock band returned a stolen painting valued at $250,000 that they found in a venue. The band is asking for no reward but still deserve our admiration. Please sign to thank them for their good deed and for restoring some of our faith in humanity.

Stop Deceptive Juice Labeling

Stop Deceptive Juice Labeling

Ingredients such as meat, seafood, poultry, and dairy have been discovered in Campbell’s V8 fruit and vegetable juices, causing anger and distrust among vegans, dieters, and consumers. Please sign this petition to encourage Campbell’s to stop practicing false advertising.

Protect Drinking Water as a Human Right

Protect Drinking Water as a Human Right

Water privatization can be very profitable, but it leaves consumers with higher bills while polluting the environment. Call on officials to reject a bill that would reduce oversight of water privatization deals.

Don’t Let Comcast Control the Internet

Don’t Let Comcast Control the Internet

Comcast intends to acquire Time Warner Cable and its subsidiaries in a $45 billion deal that would leave American consumers at their mercy. If the merger is allowed, Internet users could face higher costs, diminished access, and the threat of internet censorship. Stand up for consumer rights and tell officials to reject this merger.

Stop Selling Anti-Protest Shirts

Stop Selling Anti-Protest Shirts

A business owner has released shirts bearing the slogan, “Breathe easy, Don’t break the law,” in response to those worn by protesters. He says that his aim was to unify people, but the shirts are ultimately counter to protest movements and must be taken off the market. Please take action to ensure that no more fuel is added to this fire.

Stand Up for GMO-Free Food

Stand Up for GMO-Free Food

Our right to know if the the foods we buy contain Genetically Modified Organisms is under attack from the food industry. Legislation that restricts states’ rights to pass labeling laws is sponsored by industry groups that support the proliferation of GMOs. Urge an organic food maker to drop its membership in these associations.

Applaud Campaign to Combat Mental Illness

Applaud Campaign to Combat Mental Illness

One out of every four people suffers from mental health challenges. Applaud the Hope and Grace Initiative, a project launched by a popular beauty company to raise funds for combating mental health problems.

Urge Food Project to Ditch Pesticide Partner

Urge Food Project to Ditch Pesticide Partner

The future of food is in trouble. DuPont, a pesticide company that is extremely harmful to the environment, consumers, and farmers, currently has a large role in an initiative to provide food to future populations. Demand that DuPont be granted no influence in the future of agriculture.

Stop Aggressively Advertising Fast Food to Disadvantaged Children

Stop Aggressively Advertising Fast Food to Disadvantaged Children

Fast-food advertising disproportionately targets disadvantaged children in low-income neighborhoods, using toys and cartoons to lure kids in. Tell the fast-food industry’s top dogs that child-directed marketing of unhealthy food is unacceptable.

Urge Starbucks to Support GMO Labeling

Urge Starbucks to Support GMO Labeling

We have a right to find out if there are GMOs in the food we eat, but Starbucks wants to keep this information in the dark. Sign this petition to urge Starbucks to support consumers’ right to know what is in their food.

Applaud Musician for Supporting GMO Labeling

Applaud Musician for Supporting GMO Labeling

Music artist Neil Young has launched a campaign against Starbucks because of the company’s anti-labeling stance on GMOs and lawsuit against Vermont, which just passed a labeling requirement. Applaud Neil Young for standing up for consumers’ right to know.

Applaud Obama’s Support of a Free and Open Internet

Applaud Obama’s Support of a Free and Open Internet

President Obama expressed support for net neutrality in a recent speech. Praise his efforts, which will help in the fight to keep the internet free and open.

Commend Retailer for Refusing to Open on Thanksgiving

Commend Retailer for Refusing to Open on Thanksgiving

Corporations continue to exacerbate the madness of Black Friday by opening on Thanksgiving but TJX Companies, owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods, has decided to send a message about greed and family this year by remaining closed. Commend TJX CEO Carol Meyrowitz for attempting to end the Black Friday hours arms race.

Stop Unsolicited Robocalls

Stop Unsolicited Robocalls

Consumers deserve the chance to be protected from irritating, unsolicited robocallers. Tell phone companies to stand up for their customers and take action to stop robocalls now.

Stop Corporate Body Shaming of Women

Stop Corporate Body Shaming of Women

Women are being subjected to body shaming by an influential lingerie company, which has launched a campaign implying that only tall, thin, chiseled women are ‘perfect.’ Urge the company to drop these advertisements and instead declare that all shapes and sizes of women are perfect.

Support Sustainable Seafood

Support Sustainable Seafood

More than a third of shrimp is mislabeled, according to a recent study, which has implications both for environmental sustainability and consumer awareness. Push for more rigorous testing of shrimp products, so that we can know the full cost of what we pay.