A cop posted threatening messages directed at protesters on his public social media account, saying that he would be carrying his gun if anyone decided to protest around him. Demand that this violent, hostile man be removed from his position as a police officer.
The federal ban on medical marijuana will soon come to an end thanks to bipartisan efforts. Praise the hard work and compromise of the representatives who fought to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes.
A pro-gun activist recently said that gun violence should be used against people who vote for increased gun control. Demand that the activist immediately and publicly rescind his comments and apologize for making them.
A police officer has made several bigoted and threatening remarks aimed at protesters of the recent killings of unarmed black men. Please act now to ensure that protesters are safe from the people meant to protect them.
Cases involving loss of life at the hands of police will now be investigated by a neutral outside party, thanks to a new Wisconsin law. Applaud the law, which will encourage more thorough and unbiased investigations.
Funding for a publicly supported push for marijuana legalization was recently outlawed by the U.S. Congress. Act now to reverse this bill and demand that the government respect the wishes of American citizens.
Seventeen people were recently held hostage by a gunman in a Sydney, Australia cafe. Thank the police force for getting most of these innocent victims out of a deadly situation.
A man is being forced to pay an outrageously expensive tax bill that the city admits is made up. Please sign to demand that the judge who issued the the order to pay retract it.
Congress uses harmful riders to add corporate pandering and benefit cuts to necessary bills on a regular basis. Sign here to tell the government that this undemocratic process needs to stop.
An innocent man was shot dead in his own home by police during a no-knock drug raid. Demand a federal investigation of the case as well as a review of when and why no-knock warrants should be executed.
An officer involved in two violent assaults and the unprovoked shooting death of a civilian has been fired from his job as a police officer. Applaud the termination of this violent and abusive officer.
Maryland’s Constitution requires those who are elected to public office to declare that they believe in God before they can hold their positions. This archaic clause makes it more difficult for atheists to hold public positions. Demand that legislators remove this discriminatory language immediately.
A noted homophobe and Christian nationalist is taking many prominent Republicans on an all-expenses-paid vacation. Demand that the party refuse to associate with this bigot and denounce his outdated and hateful views.
A Muslim community was recently denied the ability to rent a space in which to practice their religion. Demand that their town’s leadership reverse the decision and grant its Muslim residents a place to worship.
Workers with disabilities are being paid under the minimum wage because of a law that encourages outdated beliefs about the capabilities of disabled individuals. Sign this petition to encourage an end to this discriminatory practice.
The name ‘Daesh,’ an acronym for ISIS’s Arabic name, is a much less problematic term and carries with it a number of progressive implications. Thank Secretary of State Kerry for spearheading a shift towards using this important name in the administration’s language.
Taxes on poor families could go up, as Republicans threaten to let a tax credit expire just to spite President Obama. Demand Republican lawmakers drop this petty fight, which would only punish low-income workers and their children.
President Obama was recently called a ‘dictator’ who needs to be stopped. This is the kind of lie that has made Obama the most threatened president in U.S. history. Demand that the congressman responsible immediately and publicly apologize for his remarks.
An incendiary Islamophobe in the Republican Party recently bowed to nationwide pressure following a number of anti-Muslim comments he made and resigned from office. Applaud the former chairman for removing himself from leadership.
Police body cameras will now be funded to help keep officers across the country accountable for their actions, thanks to President Obama. Sign this petition to show your support for his efforts to curb the epidemic of police brutality in the U.S.
A racist, sexist, homophobic politician recently bowed to public pressure and stepped down from a speakership in one of Nevada’s houses of the legislature. Applaud the politician for removing himself from a position of power.
A racist, sexist, and homophobic politician resigned shortly after a ForceChange petition demanded that he do so. Please sign to commend the newspaper that made his downfall possible.
A Republican Party official has recently refused to apologize for offensive and dangerous comments he made about American Muslims and Muslims abroad. Demand that the Republican Party leadership remove him from his position immediately.
Lies and misinformation about Muslim organizations are being spread by an Islamophobic state lawmaker. Demand that he abandon his fear-mongering at once.
A racist, misogynist, and homophobic conservative could soon become the Speaker of a stat legislative assembly. Demand that the politician in question resign from office immediately.