The Costco supermarket chain has refused to sell potentially dangerous genetically modified salmon. Thank corporate leadership for their decision to protect both consumers and wild salmon populations.
Women may now have more grounds for abortion, thanks to a ruling by the High Court in Ireland. Applaud this win for women’s rights.
A petroleum company has finally been fined millions of dollars for the disastrous oil spill that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010. Applaud the decision to fine this dirty petroleum company for this oil spill that caused devastating effects to the marine ecosystem.
Multiple Walmart stores received bomb threats through a phone call over the weekend, but police found no bombs after searching and evacuating stores. Bomb threats are no prank. Urge authorities to conduct a proper and thorough investigation to shed light on who was behind this terror.
A man allegedly threw a dog into the tires of a moving tractor trailer, and his mother told police a similar incident occurred just the day before. This man appears to be disturbed, violent, and a danger to society and animals. Protect other animals from being harmed by helping ensure he is given the most severe penalty possible.
An event that uses live penguins for human entertainment has been cancelled on animal rights grounds. Praise the move and ask that the organizers find a new, cruelty-free way to raise awareness about the plight of wild Humboldt Penguins.
An Albanian investigative journalist and his family have been ordered to return to their homeland after seeking asylum in Norway. If they return, they would be in serious danger. Sign the petition and ask the Norwegian government to reconsider the family’s application.
GMO salmon may be heading to supermarket shelves across the U.S., despite insufficient studies and much public protest. This salmon, or ‘frankenfish,’ will be unlabeled and the dangers of consuming it are unknown. Stop the FDA from allowing GMO salmon and gambling with our health.
A poet accused of apostasy has been sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia. Sign the petition and demand that his sentence be overturned and that he be released immediately.
Women face life in prison for seeking an illegal abortion in Northern Ireland. The laws are so strict that they are forced to migrate to England to exercise their choice. Stand with women in Ireland by urging a reexamination of anti-abortion laws.
Donald Trump said the Paris attacks would have been less deadly if victims had possessed guns, and he made this statement just one day after it happened. Sign this petition to ask Trump to apologize for his insensitive and harmful comments.
Scientists are calling out a known climate denier for harassing them with unsupported claims of fraud and investigations into papers that support climate change. Show your support for climate scientists by demanding that this intimidation campaign stop.
Two indigenous activists, including one that has been the subject of a previous petition here at ForceChange, have been released after spending over a year in “preventative detention” on charges likely motivated by their human rights work. Sign the petition and commend Mexico on the men’s release.
Hawaii’s Department of Agriculture unanimously voted to end the import of “wild animals for … public entertainment shows such as circuses, carnivals and state fairs.” Sign this petition and thank Hawaii’s Department of Agriculture for their support in ending the use of animals in entertainment.
Twenty-three soldiers have been accused of mutiny. They have allegedly been tortured, held in solitary confinement, and denied access to their lawyers. They allegedly face death if convicted. Sign the petition and demand that they be given a fair trial.
Women are in endangered by a proposed bill that will make it hard for women to obtain jobs and to divorce their spouse. Sign this petition to stop this bill that is discriminatory toward women.
Current government policies in an African country prevent pregnant girls from receiving an education. Sign the petition so that these girls can get the education that they deserve.
Police are being accused of altering a Burger King’s video surveillance of the shooting of 17-year-old black teen Laquan McDonald to try and hide the truth about what happened. Urge officials to charge the police officers who allegedly altered this video.
Japan’s controversial practice of “research whaling” that global activists are calling a cover up for whale hunting will reportedly resume again next year, despite Japanese officials being forced to abandon the hunt last year. Demand that Japan does not resume this inhumane practice.
The NSA has officially ended its mass phone data collection program. Let’s thank the director for taking the right step toward restoring American freedom.
Twenty-six national parks have failed ozone pollution standards set by the EPA. Urge the National Park Service to take action to limit ozone-causing traffic and improve air quality.
A dog with its mouth taped shut appears in a photo posted on Facebook. The alleged owner posted statements regarding the punishment being effective in stopping the dog’s barking. Urge local police to find and prosecute this animal abuser.
The popular children’s show Sesame Street still promotes SeaWorld despite all the atrocities that happen at the park. Sign this petition and demand the show stop promoting SeaWorld and teaching children that it is okay to imprison animals for human entertainment.
Thousands of eastern lowland gorillas are slaughtered by poachers every year. However, rangers lack non-lethal and reliable means to catch illegal hunters, making it so poachers oftentimes get away. Ensure that rangers are allowed to use non-lethal methods to catch poachers in order to help save these innocent animals from extinction.
Millions of animals will be cloned and then slaughtered or used for sport or research if a proposed cloning facility starts operations. Demand that this project be stopped immediately in order to prevent innocent animals from suffering and slaughter.