Petitions

Denounce Mass Murder of 5,000 Dogs

Denounce Mass Murder of 5,000 Dogs

Chinese authorities killed 5,000 dogs believed to be infected with rabies. Condemn the country for not taking humane preventative measures to avoid this gross loss of life.

Demand End to Mistreatment of Mentally Ill Inmates

Demand End to Mistreatment of Mentally Ill Inmates

Mentally ill inmates in a women’s correctional facility have faced punishment tantamount to torture. Inmates being hog tied, deprived of food and water, left naked for hours and forced into solitary confinement are just a few of the allegations. Tell the Department of Corrections that such treatment will not be tolerated.

Praise Entrepreneur for Opening the First Nonprofit Pub for Charity

Praise Entrepreneur for Opening the First Nonprofit Pub for Charity

Wouldn’t it be nice if all the money people spent going out for food and beer went to a good cause? One pub allowed customers’ money to do just that. Praise entrepreneur for starting the world’s first nonprofit pub for charity.

Denounce Zoo Owner for Animal Neglect

Denounce Zoo Owner for Animal Neglect

A zoo owner faces 50 animal cruelty charges for neglecting his animals and illegally purchasing more. Criticize him for putting profits above the welfare of these creatures.

Stop Methane from Leaking into the Atmosphere

Stop Methane from Leaking into the Atmosphere

Current pollution regulations are not enough to combat rapid environmental degradation. Commend the EPA for making plans to further regulate the leakage of a potent chemical into the environment.

Abolish Invasive HIV Law

Abolish Invasive HIV Law

A new HIV law violates the human rights of countless individuals struggling with the deadly disease. Urge the amendment of this unnecessary and intrusive law.

Tell Developer to Leave the Grand Canyon Alone

Tell Developer to Leave the Grand Canyon Alone

A developer aims to build Grand Canyon tourist attractions on a site that is sacred to local Native American tribes. Tell him to halt his plans to destroy this pristine natural beauty and to desecrate the sacred site of the Navajo, Zumi, and Hopi tribes.

Demand Justice for Turtle Killed by Teenagers

Demand Justice for Turtle Killed by Teenagers

A horrifying video of a teenage girl and her brothers torturing and killing a snapping turtle has gone viral. Their actions must be punished; demand that the girl be held responsible for her inhumane treatment of the turtle.

Stop Security Forces from Torturing and Unlawfully Killing Protesters

Stop Security Forces from Torturing and Unlawfully Killing Protesters

A recent report uncovered the torture and deaths of hundreds of protesters killed by police forces in Sudan. Sign the petition to demand that the Sudanese government stop these human rights violations immediately and bring justice to those who have been injured or killed.

Protect Homes and Natural Land from Gas Pipeline

Protect Homes and Natural Land from Gas Pipeline

Construction of an underground gas pipeline threatens water resources and the natural beauty of a rich land with no benefit to its communities. Protect homes, farms, and natural land from the devastating effects of this pipeline.

Urge Amendment of Homophobic Law

Urge Amendment of Homophobic Law

Homosexuality would be a punishable offense if a proposed law is passed in Gambia. Urge the president to amend this discriminatory law and help protect the rights of LGBT Gambians.

Urge Major University to Stop Abusing Animals

Urge Major University to Stop Abusing Animals

A major university uses pigs for paramedic training when more efficient and humane training models exist. Urge the university to stop using animals for scientific training and instead adopt more humane methods.

Drop Homophobic Definition of Marriage

Drop Homophobic Definition of Marriage

Many states are trying to ban gay marriage, even though the Supreme Court has already ruled that same-sex marriages are legal. Tell the Supreme Court Justices to stop states from undermining the rights of same-sex couples.

Applaud Plan to Restore Environment of Easter Island

Applaud Plan to Restore Environment of Easter Island

Easter Island has suffered for decades from deforestation and erosion. Applaud a plan to plant over one million trees on the island and restore its struggling environment.

Support Coach Reprimanded for Congratulating Little League Star

Support Coach Reprimanded for Congratulating Little League Star

A college basketball coach was recently reprimanded by the NCAA for violating recruitment regulations. However, all he did was make a congratulatory phone call to a little league star. Tell the NCAA to reverse its nonsensical decision to punish this coach.

Stop Using Live Animals as Shooting Targets

Stop Using Live Animals as Shooting Targets

Live animals are still used as targets for shooting contests, and domesticated animals such as cats and dogs are still allowed to be bought for consumption. Show your support for a policy that would stop these cruel practices and protect these defenseless animals.

Prosecute Care Giver who Duct Taped Children to Floor

Prosecute Care Giver who Duct Taped Children to Floor

A daycare owner was caught duct taping children to their sleep mats and denying them water, though the school remains open and the owner is merely barred from the property. Tell officials to prosecute this abusive woman.

Stop Expansion of Nuclear Waste Site

Stop Expansion of Nuclear Waste Site

Nuclear waste sites can be incredibly dangerous, and can also be a great burden on the taxpayer’s wallet. One site has been approved for a massive expansion that must be stopped. Sign the petition to ensure that this nuclear waste site does not expand.

Don’t Leave Emergency Room Patients Stranded

Don’t Leave Emergency Room Patients Stranded

Hospital emergency rooms deliver fast, often life-saving assistance when it is needed the most. But dangerous budget cuts threaten the quality of emergency room care. Don’t leave patients stranded and suffering.

Release Human Rights Worker Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison

Release Human Rights Worker Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison

A human rights activist has been arrested and sentenced to ten years in prison with hard labor for organizing peaceful protests. He must be granted presidential amnesty before even more years are added to his sentence.

Remove Facebook Video of Kitten Being Set on Fire

Remove Facebook Video of Kitten Being Set on Fire

Footage of a kitten being doused in gasoline and set on fire has yet to be removed from Facebook, whose staff claims that the video does not violate the company guidelines. Demand Facebook remove this video that promotes animal cruelty immediately.

Protect Refugees from Humanitarian Crisis

Protect Refugees from Humanitarian Crisis

Thousands of people, including children, live in refugee camps where the threat of violence is constant. Help end this humanitarian crisis and secure a safer future for destitute families.

Remember Elephant Refuge Founder

Remember Elephant Refuge Founder

The founder of Hope Elephants recently passed away during a freak accident involving an elephant. Thank him for dedicating his life to the rescue and care of these wise creatures.

Applaud Punishment of Man Who Tried to Kill Gay Roommate

Applaud Punishment of Man Who Tried to Kill Gay Roommate

A young man was sentenced to 14 years in prison after embedding a hammer into his gay roommate’s skull. Sign the petition to applaud the efforts of the prosecution.

Keep Our Medical Records Safe from Hackers

Keep Our Medical Records Safe from Hackers

As electronic medical records become more popular in exam rooms across America, people are concerned about how safe their data really is. If hackers have been able to steal personal information from prominent retailers, what makes medical record safer than stored shopping accounts? Keep our medical records protected and out of hackers’ hands.