Petitions

Support Government Crackdown on “Natural” Cigarettes

Support Government Crackdown on “Natural” Cigarettes

For the first time, the FDA is cracking down on cigarette companies that want to advertise their products as “natural” and “additive-free.” Tell the FDA you support this action and hope they continue to crack down on the tobacco industry.

Success: Fast-Food Unions Supported by Labor Board Ruling

Success: Fast-Food Unions Supported by Labor Board Ruling

It is now easier for unions to negotiate on behalf of workers at fast-food chains thanks to a ruling passed by the National Labor Relations Board. Praise this step towards continuing to protect workers’ rights.

Stop Movie That Glorifies Mass Shooting

Stop Movie That Glorifies Mass Shooting

A film glorifying the Isla Vista mass murderer is currently in production. It portrays the killer as a sympathetic character and hero as he murders the girls who rejected him. Sign to demand that production be immediately halted and that the movie never be released.

Punish President of Florida Animal Shelter for Alleged Animal Cruelty

Punish President of Florida Animal Shelter for Alleged Animal Cruelty

The president of an animal shelter is facing animal cruelty and abandonment charges after a dog was discovered in horrible health. Urge the county attorney to protect innocent animals from this alleged abuser by helping to ensure she is punished to the maximum extent if guilty.

Criticize Police Weaponization of Drones in North Dakota

Criticize Police Weaponization of Drones in North Dakota

Police will now be able to equip drones with tear gas and Tasers thanks to a new law in North Dakota. Tell officials you are outraged by this law and want them to take steps against it.

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Stop Pipeline from Damaging Untouched Land

One of the last undeveloped areas in the country is under threat from a proposal to construct and operate a lengthy pipeline through this sensitive and seismically active region. Take action now to protect this pristine and diverse area from the natural gas industry.

Punish Man Who Allegedly Left Dog in Truck to Die

Punish Man Who Allegedly Left Dog in Truck to Die

An animal control officer reportedly left a dog inside his truck to die. Demand that he be punished to the fullest extent of the law and that he never be allowed to work with animals again if he is found guilty of such thoughtless animal cruelty.

Don’t Block Voters By Closing Voter ID Distributors

Don’t Block Voters By Closing Voter ID Distributors

Thousands will have to travel long distances to obtain voter IDs if Alabama succeeds in closing the vast majority of their DMVs. Tell the state to stop their attempts to further disenfranchise poor and minority voters.

Protect Our Children from Negligently Stored Guns

Protect Our Children from Negligently Stored Guns

It keeps happening. A troubled teenager walks into school with a gun and begins firing. A preschooler accidentally shoots a sibling while playing. Ensure that adults are held responsible when a negligently stored firearm is used by a child to harm themselves or others.

Stand Up for Refugees

Stand Up for Refugees

There are currently efforts in Congress to shut the door on our proud history of welcoming refugees into the U.S. Ask your elected officials to fight this anti-refugee sentiment in Congress.

Fight Corruption: Push for Transparency in Oil and Mining Projects

Fight Corruption: Push for Transparency in Oil and Mining Projects

Wealth generated by oil, gas, and mining projects are rarely shared with the community, which instead faces poverty, environmental damage, loss of land, and human rights abuses. We have the power to change this — by fighting for transparency and empowering communities with the information needed to stop corruption.

Protect and Preserve Our National Parks

Protect and Preserve Our National Parks

Ask President Obama to use his authority to do everything he can to protect and preserve our national parks so that all Americans can experience adequately funded parks with the cleanest air, healthiest waters, and most abundant wildlife possible.

Send Condolences for Journalists Murdered On-Air

Send Condolences for Journalists Murdered On-Air

During a morning newscast two journalists were shot and killed on live TV. We’re coming together from all corners of the country to express our shock and heartfelt condolences to these two young journalists’ families, friends, and coworkers.

Support Open Primary Elections

Support Open Primary Elections

Congress is the most dysfunctional in history and the situation is only getting worse. We must enact open, nonpartisan elections for all Congressional races, prevent partisan gerrymandering by requiring the creating of independent redistricting commissions in every state, and treat Election Day as a federal holiday, providing millions of workers the freedom and flexibility to get to the poles and cast their vote.

Pledge to Conserve Water During California’s Drought

Pledge to Conserve Water During California’s Drought

California’s devastating drought is at its worst point yet. If we don’t cut back on water use, things are going to get much worse. It’s time to turn off our sprinklers, fix our leaky toilets, and shorten our showers. Pledge to save water during the California drought, before it’s too late.

Punish News Outlets for Printing Photos of Virginia Journalist Murders

Punish News Outlets for Printing Photos of Virginia Journalist Murders

Images showing the brutal murder of two journalists in Virginia were used as photos for front page stories in multiple news outlets, showing a complete disregard for the horror of this tragedy. Punish these outlets for their atrocious reporting of this story.

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Justice for Victim Allegedly Gang Raped by Chicago Bulls Star

Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose has a lawsuit against him claiming he drugged and gang raped his ex. Sexual assault must not continue to be brushed off any longer; demand a proper investigation into the allegations.

Keep Lethal Uranium Mine Closed

Keep Lethal Uranium Mine Closed

A uranium mine near the Grand Canyon may soon reopen even though doing so would adversely affect the health of both the people and animals living in the region. Sign this petition and demand this toxic mine remain closed.

Close Zoo that Allegedly Provides Chimpanzee with Addictive Substances

Close Zoo that Allegedly Provides Chimpanzee with Addictive Substances

A chimpanzee is reportedly being given abusive substances at a zoo in China. Demand this disgraceful zoo be immediately shut down and the animals be freed to a sanctuary.

Praise Pixar for Movie’s Anti-SeaWorld Message

Praise Pixar for Movie’s Anti-SeaWorld Message

Pixar’s new film “Finding Dory” is helping to spread awareness about animals being held in captivity. Praise those at Pixar for opening discussion about the ethics of SeaWorld and other marine parks.

Stop Selling Cecil the Lion Killer Costume

Stop Selling Cecil the Lion Killer Costume

A “Cecil the Lion Killer” Halloween costume is being sold online complete with a stuffed lion head for the wearer to carry around to add a “gruesome, complete look.” Protest the sale of this disgusting costume that glorifies the brutal murder of an innocent animal.

Investigate Alleged Racism in Wine Tour Company

Investigate Alleged Racism in Wine Tour Company

A tour company may be infested with racial bias if the stories told by two different groups of people of color being ejected for alleged loud behavior are true. Demand that the company conduct a full investigation and root out any racism it finds.

Support Plan to Stop Sexual Harassment on Public Transportation

Support Plan to Stop Sexual Harassment on Public Transportation

Sexual assault against women on public transportation has been a serious problem in the U.K., but a politician has just created a plan to address the issue that includes a 24/7 hotline for women to report incidents. Tell him you support his plan and encourage him to continue working at it.

Drop Charges Against Activists Jailed for Opposing Russian Annexation of Crimea

Drop Charges Against Activists Jailed for Opposing Russian Annexation of Crimea

Two Ukranian activists have been handed down lengthy prison sentences for speaking out against the illegal Russian takeover of Crimea in 2014. Demand that they be immediately released.

Punish Man Who Shot and Killed News Reporter and Cameraman

Punish Man Who Shot and Killed News Reporter and Cameraman

A news reporter and a cameraman were shot and killed during a live broadcast. Urge officials to punish the criminal who committed this heinous act under the full extent of the law when he is caught.