Starbucks does not consistently offer vegan pastry options at its numerous locations. Urge the coffee giant to support veganism for the health of consumers and the planet.
A self-proclaimed ‘wolf hater’ injured and murdered wolves with his van, then put up pictures and a description of the incident online. Whether or not this man will be justly punished remains to be seen. Demand justice for the wolves and a harsh sentencing for the guilty man.
Forty-five dogs in a hoarding situation were tragically killed in a fire on a Nevada councilman’s rental property. Urge the councilman to take responsibility for what happened on his property, and to help strengthen hoarding regulations in his state.
The annual Wisconsin wolf hunt will wipe out nearly half of the once-endangered grey wolf population in the area. Protect the wolves of Wisconsin now.
A sanctuary has been created for the critically endangered Cross River gorilla, Thank the prime minister for making this refuge official and caring for the welfare of these animals.
Remember Suni, one of the last northern white rhinos, who passed away recently. Pledge to fight for the protection and care for the remaining six of his kind.
After decades of pressure from animal rights groups, Denmark has finally decided to criminalize bestiality. Thank officials for making plans to put a stop to legalized cruelty.
A judge recently ruled that a domestic abuse survivor had the right to defend herself against her attacker under the state’s stand your ground law. Praise this protection of survivors’ rights.
More than a year after one of the worst cases of animal cruelty and neglect in Washington’s history, the perpetrator has yet to have charges filed against him. Demand justice now for the 124 animals he tortured.
A 15-year-old boy was randomly and viciously sodomized by a group of five young men following his attendance at a house party. Sign the petition to demand justice for this boy.
Victims of human trafficking face further injustice after their rescue by receiving status not as victims, but as illegal immigrants, allowing them to be treated like criminals. Demand these victims receive the shelter and care they deserve.
A university recently disinvited an award-winning photojournalist from its annual journalism conference because of unfounded fears about his having reported on Ebola in Liberia. Denounce the university’s decision for furthering media hysteria over the outbreak, and demand a public apology to the journalist.
Victims of domestic violence will be able to bring their pets with them as they start a new life, thanks to a program that provides housing for victims and their animals. Thank officials for offering a safe haven to people and pets alike through this lifesaving program.
A ‘wolf stamp’ has been proposed to raise funds for wolf-related programs in Montana, but the proposal’s current wording would allow the public to unknowingly fund the slaughter of wolves rather than their protection. Urge officials to revise the proposal to ensure the project is used solely for the benefit of wolves.
The abhorrent and cruel practice of bestiality may finally come to an end in Denmark, thanks to one official’s work. Sign this petition and support the efforts to outlaw this cruel practice.
A electrical transmission line may soon be built through an environmentally sensitive area, threatening the survival of its migrating bird population. Take action now to protect this fragile ecosystem from degradation.
Frac sand mining depletes groundwater resources, increases sediment in local waterways, and pollutes the air with harmful particulates. Take action now to demand stricter environmental regulations on frac sand mining sites.
Two hundred girls who were abducted by a terrorist group will be released thanks to the efforts of the government and people around the world. Applaud those involved in the rescue mission and express hope that these girls will be returned unharmed.
A lagoon is home to a variety of native plant and animal species. However, a proposed boat launch development project threatens the lagoon and its surrounding wetland. Take action now to save this unique estuary from development.
More than 20 dogs suffered heat exhaustion and died after the kennel attendants neglected to care for the animals. Urge the prosecuting attorney to punish these abusers so the dogs’ families can receive closure.
Toxic chemicals are being transferred to our food via imported food packaging, These chemicals pose a risk to developing fetuses as well as male reproductive health. Take action now to demand the FDA ban the importation of toxic food paper products.
A proposal to loosen smokestack emission standards in Michigan by 25 percent will cut emissions monitoring for substances with unknown health effects. Take action now to save the health of local communities and the integrity of Michigan air.
Toxic orange and brown sludge is leaking from old mines and seeping toward a popular swimming spot and drinking water sources. Demand that the corporation that owns the mines clean up the pollutants immediately.
A mayor has defied the laws of his country and registered 16 gay marriages. Applaud this man for his bravery and for supporting people’s right to marry whoever they wish.
The display of wild and exotic animals may soon be banned in a Florida city, thanks to the efforts of a local animal rights organization. Sign this petition and support the efforts to ban wild and exotic animal displays.