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Fire Cop For Threatening Tweets

Fire Cop For Threatening Tweets

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.

Praise End of Medical Marijuana Ban

Praise End of Medical Marijuana Ban

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.

End Inflammatory Rhetoric from Pro-Gun Advocate

End Inflammatory Rhetoric from Pro-Gun Advocate

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.

Dismiss Police Officer for Threatening Protesters

Dismiss Police Officer for Threatening Protesters

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.

Applaud Reform of Deadly Force Investigations

Applaud Reform of Deadly Force Investigations

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.

Respect Marijuana Referendum

Respect Marijuana Referendum

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.

Praise Police for Securing Hostages

Praise Police for Securing Hostages

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.

Retract False and Outrageous Tax Bill

Retract False and Outrageous Tax Bill

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.

Stop Adding Harmful Riders onto Necessary Bills

Stop Adding Harmful Riders onto Necessary Bills

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.

Demand Justice for Man Shot in Home by Police

Demand Justice for Man Shot in Home by Police

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.

Applaud Termination of Violent Police Officer

Applaud Termination of Violent Police Officer

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.

Don’t Discriminate Against Atheists in Constitution

Don’t Discriminate Against Atheists in Constitution

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.

End Republican Party’s Connection with Homophobe

End Republican Party’s Connection with Homophobe

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.

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Don’t Discriminate Against Muslim Worshippers

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.

Demand Equal Wages for Disabled Workers

Demand Equal Wages for Disabled Workers

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.

Applaud Efforts to Delegitimize Terrorist Group

Applaud Efforts to Delegitimize Terrorist Group

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.

Don’t Raise Taxes for Poor Families

Don’t Raise Taxes for Poor Families

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.

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Retract Incendiary Comments About President Obama

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.

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Success: Anti-Muslim Republican Leader Resigns

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.

Success: Obama Presents Plan for Police Body Cameras

Success: Obama Presents Plan for Police Body Cameras

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.

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Success: Racist Homophobe Steps Down from Leadership

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.

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Success: Racist and Homophobic Politician Resigns

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.

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Fire Bigoted Republican Party Official

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.

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Stop Fear-Mongering About Muslim Organizations

Lies and misinformation about Muslim organizations are being spread by an Islamophobic state lawmaker. Demand that he abandon his fear-mongering at once.

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Demand Resignation of Racist and Homophobic Politician

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.