Gay and lesbian couples can still be evicted from their homes or fired from their jobs merely for expressing their sexual orientation. Speak up to end this discrimination.
A police officer, accused of numerous brutality allegations, has only had to pay for one excessive force incidence. He is now accused of murder. Suggest an investigation into this officer’s past crimes to make sure that he never works as a police officer ever again.
President Obama is reportedly delaying the issue of making a decision regarding the death penalty. This barbaric form of punishment is useless and unethical. Ask President Obama to oppose capital punishment immediately.
China has allegedly refused a Miss World contestant entry into the country for the final competition because she is outspoken against the country’s human rights violations. Sign this petition to demand an investigation into this unfair matter.
A transgender woman apparently committed suicide after being inappropriately sent to an all-male prison. Demand that the official responsible for violating this woman’s basic rights be dismissed.
A group of white supremacists reportedly opened fire into a crowd of peaceful Black Lives Matter protesters, injuring five. This could be the beginning of escalating racist violence if it isn’t treated seriously. Demand that the shooters be punished to the full extent of the law.
The Gambia has banned female genital mutilation, which leaves many women and girls with life-long health and sexual problems. Applaud the ban of this dangerous practice and the protection the ban will have for girls across the Gambia.
Donald Trump claims that he witnessed thousands of people celebrating the fall of the Twin Towers on September 11, yet there are absolutely no videos or reports to support this lie. Tell Trump to stop spreading sickening falsehoods.
Donald Trump recently said a Black Lives Matter protester who was violently beaten by his supporters at a rally deserved it. Tell Trump his perpetuation of violence is despicable.
A racist meme with falsified statistics meant to perpetuate racism against black Americans was recently tweeted by presidential hopeful Donald Trump. Tell Trump how despicable his hateful, racist words are.
Long term homelessness among U.S. military veterans has been functionally eliminated in Virginia. The state has put more veterans into permanent housing than it has identified as being homeless. Congratulate Virginia for being the first state to achieve this milestone.
Working conditions at a Tyson Foods chicken plant are allegedly so bad that employees urinate themselves because they aren’t allowed bathroom breaks. Demand that these allegations are immediately investigated and workers given their basic health and safety rights.
Incriminating evidence strongly suggests that football player Greg Hardy beat, strangled, and threatened to murder his ex-girlfriend, yet this man is still allowed to enjoy an NFL career. Demand that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell issue a lifetime ban to this violent and dangerous man.
A recent personnel issue indicates that Walmart is allowing prejudice to preclude lawful hiring practices. Tell Walmart they must rehire an allegedly improperly fired man and provide him with back pay for lost wages.
The hosts of the show ‘The View’ made insensitive, nasty jokes about eating disorders such as bulimia. Their attitude towards eating disorders is offensive to those who suffer from them and they owe these people an apology. Demand they do so and make a promise not to joke about eating disorders in the future.
A reporter was suspended for lamenting about the idea of turning away refugees fleeing for their lives on Twitter. Demand that CNN reinstate this reporter, who did no more “editorializing” than any of the network’s on-air reporters frequently engage in.
A man was allegedly pulled from his own home, pinned to the ground and repeatedly punched by police despite handing himself over to officers. Sign this petition and demand this man gets justice.
Syrian and Iraqi war refugees may soon be blocked from entering the U.S., thanks to a new bill passed in the House. We cannot close our nation’s doors to widows, orphans and innocent war victims out of fear. Support the Senate Minority Leader’s intent to block the bill.
Syrian refugees are like rabid dogs, according to Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson. Tell him to stop spreading his ignorant and offensive rhetoric.
Donald Trump has been proposing Islamophobic policies that mirror those carried out in Nazi Germany. Criticize Trump for his disgusting, hateful rhetoric.
Workers in Nike factories across the globe allegedly face inhumane, abusive conditions and are paid less than local minimums demand. Tell Nike to correct these alleged human rights violations by signing this petition.
When a loyal T-Mobile employee reported her supervisor for on-going sexual harassment, she was allegedly asked to sign away her rights. Tell T-Mobile they must update their sexual harassment policy.
The Boy Scouts of America has discriminated against transgender boys for too long. Even with their recent acceptance of openly gay boys and men, the organization still excludes the transgender community. Urge the president of the Boy Scouts to stop this discrimination and embrace equal acceptance for all.
A bill that would impose stricter requirements for Syrian refugees to enter the U.S. is expected to be vetoed by President Obama. Applaud this move towards compassion and humanity.
Syrian refugees in Tennessee must be rounded up and expelled, according to a statement allegedly made by a GOP congressman. His plans are dangerous and inappropriate. Demand he allow the refugees to continue living there.