Human Rights

Urge Donald Trump to Be Tolerant of Breastfeeding

Urge Donald Trump to Be Tolerant of Breastfeeding

A lawyer has come forward saying that Donald Trump called her “disgusting” when she requested a break to pump breast milk during a deposition. Urge Donald Trump to adopt a more modern view of breastfeeding.

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Fire Firefighter Who Allegedly Refused to Save Dying Teenager

A heartless 911 firefighter reportedly told a caller trying desperately to save the life of a friend who had been shot to “deal with it yourself.” Demand that this firefighter be terminated from his position of responsibility as soon as possible so that people can actually receive help when they most need it.

Congratulate First Female NFL Coach

Congratulate First Female NFL Coach

A woman has just blown through the glass ceiling of the NFL and that is cause for celebration. Please sign here to congratulate the first female coach in NFL history.

Support the Right to Unionize

Support the Right to Unionize

Workers’ rights and working families are under attack as governments try to take away the right to unionize. Stand up for workers and fight back now.

Thank Microsoft for Standing Up Against Revenge Porn

Thank Microsoft for Standing Up Against Revenge Porn

Microsoft is now taking requests to remove sexually explicit photos posted without the subject’s consent from their search results. It’s also indicated that this is only the first step in its fight against the despicable practice of revenge porn. Sign to thank the company for its efforts.

Don’t Allow Religious Groups to Ban Gay Boy Scout Leaders

Don’t Allow Religious Groups to Ban Gay Boy Scout Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America ended its ban against gay leaders, but church-sponsored Scout units will still be allowed to ban gay leaders for religious reasons. Urge officials to implement a full inclusion policy so that religious groups can’t discriminate.

Denounce Donald Trump’s Lawyer for Saying Marital Rape Doesn’t Exist

Denounce Donald Trump’s Lawyer for Saying Marital Rape Doesn’t Exist

Donald Trump’s lawyer allegedly stated that marital rape isn’t real or illegal. He also claimed that the victim who made rape allegations against Trump used the word “rape” to mean emotional dissatisfaction. Demand he stop lying and making light of marital rape.

Expose Human Rights Abuses in U.S. Prisons

Expose Human Rights Abuses in U.S. Prisons

U.S. prisons may be violating inmates’ human rights, but U.N. inspectors have been barred from entering prisons to conduct an investigation. This raises the question: what are U.S. authorities trying to hide? Sign here to demand that inspectors be let in so they can shed some light on what truly happens in our prisons.

Don’t Ignore Roe V. Wade

Don’t Ignore Roe V. Wade

Roe v. Wade should be ignored and the practice of abortion should be completely ended, according to Oklahoma Republican Party Chairman Randy Brogdon. Urge him to retract his statements so that we can continue to protect women’s reproductive rights.

Success: Police Indicted for Disfiguring Toddler During Drug Raid

Success: Police Indicted for Disfiguring Toddler During Drug Raid

The officer responsible for falsifying information that led to the permanent disfigurement of a toddler with a flash grenade has been indicted by a grand jury. Applaud justice being brought to the child, who is still undergoing reconstructive surgery as a result of the incident.

Name Misogyny and Racism as Motives for Mass Shooting

Name Misogyny and Racism as Motives for Mass Shooting

The man responsible for the Lafayette theater mass shooting hated both women and Jewish people and attacked viewers of a movie made by a Jewish woman, but police say they’re stumped on a motive. Demand that local police name misogyny and anti-semitism as motives for the shooting.

Prevent Violent Movie Theater Shootings

Prevent Violent Movie Theater Shootings

Two people were recently killed in a movie theater shooting, making this the third theater shooting since 2012. Too many people are being targeted and killed in closed places. Demand better security measures be implemented at theaters to help prevent these senseless killings.

Give Health Care to Same-Sex Spouse of Walmart Employee

Give Health Care to Same-Sex Spouse of Walmart Employee

Walmart denied insurance coverage to an employee’s spouse because they are the same sex, and the couple was forced into horrendous debt to pay for cancer treatment. Tell Walmart to change its policy to include all employee spouses under company insurance, no matter what their gender.

Rebuke Gun Shop Owner Who Declared Store a Muslim-Free Zone

Rebuke Gun Shop Owner Who Declared Store a Muslim-Free Zone

A gun shop owner in Florida banned Muslims from his store and made numerous racist remarks against them in a public video. Tell him to stop being a bigot and apologize for his racist remarks.

Success: Fast-Food Minimum Wage Raised to $15 An Hour

Success: Fast-Food Minimum Wage Raised to $15 An Hour

The minimum wage for fast-food workers in New York will be raised to a more livable wage at $15 an hour. Applaud the raising of the minimum wage and thank Governor Cuomo for his commitment to raising it.

Terminate Sexist Professor for Allegedly Calling ‘Many Women’ Sluts

Terminate Sexist Professor for Allegedly Calling ‘Many Women’ Sluts

An extremely misguided and offensive professor has insulted every many and woman who is not a Muslim living in the United States. His comments are unacceptable for one working at a public university and he must be relieved of his position immediately. Sign here to demand the University President makes it happen.

Don’t Sue Hero who Allegedly Saved Teen Girl from Stabbing in Target

Don’t Sue Hero who Allegedly Saved Teen Girl from Stabbing in Target

A 16-year old girl was reportedly being stabbed in Target until a man swung a baseball bat and saved her. Target is reportedly suing the alleged hero. Demand they drop the senseless lawsuit against the man who may have saved the girl’s life.

Justice for Transgender Woman Found Dead

Justice for Transgender Woman Found Dead

A transgender woman was found dead in what police believe was a murder. Please ask the police chief to utilize all resources to find out the cause of this young woman’s death and to issue the most severe punishment possible if she was murdered.

Success: Guantanamo Bay Prison to Close

Success: Guantanamo Bay Prison to Close

A plan to close Guantanamo Bay prison, which has long been criticized as a human rights violation, is in its final stages. Applaud the closing of this horrible and inhumane prison and thank President Obama for following through on his promise to close it.

Imprison Alleged Cop Killer for Life

Imprison Alleged Cop Killer for Life

A police officer was shot in killed during a routine traffic stop. Demand that his alleged killer be imprisoned for life if found guilty.

Applaud New Outdoor Cinema for the Homeless

Applaud New Outdoor Cinema for the Homeless

A charity is providing the homeless with free outdoor movies, free hair salons, and community-organized football games in order to improve quality of life with a few simple pleasures. Applaud the initiative, which will provide some much-needed happiness and laughter to the less fortunate.

Prevent Shootings by Police Officers in Cincinnati

Prevent Shootings by Police Officers in Cincinnati

A University of Cincinnati police officer recently shot an unarmed man in the head, sources say. Demand that the University of Cincinnati police train their officers to use more peaceful tactics to prevent further shootings.

Success: TV Show Starring Transphobic Family Cancelled

Success: TV Show Starring Transphobic Family Cancelled

19 Kids and Counting has been cancelled after it was revealed that a family member molested multiple children and the rest of the family responded by defending and making excuses for him. Applaud the decision to take these awful people off the air by signing our petition.

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Stand Against Anti-Muslim Discrimination at Gun Shop

Muslims have been reduced to second-class citizens at a gun shop that has instituted a “Muslim-free zone” policy of religious discrimination in order to ostensibly “ensure the safety of patriots” in the store and in the wider community. Demand that this outrageous policy of religious discrimination be lifted at once.

Don’t Allow Employers to Fire People for Religious Reasons

Don’t Allow Employers to Fire People for Religious Reasons

Republicans are trying to make it legal to fire LGBTQ people for “religious reasons” and with a bill that could also allow employers to fire single pregnant women. Sign our petition to demand they drop this attempt to roll back anti-discrimination progress.