China’s planned construction of dams on Tibet’s already threatened rivers would displace people and disrupt entire ecosystems. Meanwhile, Tibet’s high potential for solar energy has barely been utilized. Push for investment in alternative renewable energy as an alternative to destroying homes.
A severely ill and injured stud horse at an equine facility was discovered lying in his own excrement. The owners of the facility will not give a clear answer as to why the horse wasn’t cared for until recently. Sign this petition to demand the local sheriff’s department to investigate this case and get justice for the neglected horse.
The safety and privacy of gender-nonconforming students is in jeopardy pending legislation that would eliminate the right to use a restroom that pertains to one’s gender. Sign this petition to express disgust with this huge step backward for equality.
Dangerous plastic pollution is ending up in our rivers and lakes, threatening wildlife and the environment. Take action to stop this growing threat and protect our waterways from harm.
Girls in impoverished countries too often suffer disproportionately from malnutrition and are denied access to education. Help empower girls everywhere so that they can help lift their communities and their countries out of poverty.
Homeless animals are being needlessly euthanized at an incredible rate. Praise the passing of a law that might put high-kill shelters out of business.
More than 100 peaceful activists were violently arrested in Myanmar, and 65 students now face ridiculous charges which could come with sentences of up to nine and a half years in prison. Demand all protesters be released and the charges against them be dropped.
Animals may no longer have to stay in dangerous or inadequate domestic situations if an important bill passes in Alaska. Applaud and support this compassionate step forward by signing this petition.
Investigations into police-involved shootings in Utah will now be conducted by outside agencies rather than by police themselves. Applaud this mandate, which will ensure that instances of excessive and unnecessary use of force against civilians are impartially and fairly investigated.
Wild horses in Nevada will no longer suffer from government captures and inhumane holding facilities. Thank the Department of Agriculture for agreeing to protect and humanely manage wild horse herds.
Tribal land is in danger of destruction from 18 oil and gas leases located in a sacred area The invasive non-renewable operations could destroy the land and pollute natural resources. Take action to demand the cancellation of these leases.
Universities could soon be banned from creating gender-neutral housing and bathrooms on their campuses, putting countless trans and gender-nonconforming people at risk of harassment and worse. Demand that the bigoted legislation that would make this happen be abandoned at once.
Trans people in Colorado could soon have the legal ability to change the gender on their birth certificate to be consistent with the gender they identify with, not the gender they were assigned at birth. Demand that the bill that would make this a reality gets passed into law.
Juveniles are being kept in solitary confinement for weeks, are not being given rehabilitation programs, and are constantly surrounded by staff ill-equipped to help them develop at a detention center in Baltimore. Please sign here to demand that the conditions for these children be improved immediately.
A major poultry producer has been accused of allowing animal cruelty to continue even after a court found it guilty of 20 animal cruelty charges. Demand that a federal investigation be opened into the allegations and that, if found guilty, the supplier is shut down.
The devastating Deepwater Horizon oil spill continues to threaten marine wildlife five years later. Demand an end to company claims that the Gulf has fully recovered.
Big polluters who threaten our health and destroy the environment shouldn’t get government handouts. Stop a plan to give away more money to companies that are making these problems worse.
Equality for all is under attack once again, as lawmakers try to legalize discrimination against the LGBTQ community in Arkansas. Denounce this latest attempt to justify discrimination under the guise of ‘religious freedom.’
Animals need protection from neglect and abuse, and one city is moving forward with a plan to provide this much-needed help. Please sign this petition to support the proposed law.
Medicaid has denied coverage to an autistic child who shattered his front teeth, making it difficult to eat or even speak without pain. Sign our petition to demand that the program pay for the treatment this child needs.
Two people who made films of kittens and puppies being tortured to death will face federal prosecution thanks to a ruling by the Supreme Court that filming live animals being crushed under shoes and chopped up with meat cleavers is not protected by the First Amendment. Sign the petition to praise this action.
It is now legal for businesses to openly discriminate against LGBT+ individuals in Indiana. Sign this petition and send a message that you are against legalized bigotry and that discrimination is not a “freedom.”
A Tea Party congressman is trying to repeal all teaching standards so that anyone can be hired on as a public school teacher. Demand that the congressman abandon his misguided proposal at once.
An honors student was viciously arrested and slammed to the ground over a minor offense, despite his cordial, cooperative, and non-violent behavior. Demand that he be granted justice for this unfair treatment, and that the officers who brutalized him be fired.
Thousands of lives are at risk of contracting cholera because of poor sanitation regulations. Demand that government officials increase efforts to combat the spread of cholera and prevent it from becoming an epidemic.