Recent Petitions

Ask Magazine to Place Disclaimers on Photoshopped Images

Ask Magazine to Place Disclaimers on Photoshopped Images

Photoshopped images of women and girls are creating unrealistic and unhealthy standards for beauty. Urge a major fashion magazine to let readers know when it alters the photos in its pages.

Eliminate Pet Restrictions on Rental Properties

Eliminate Pet Restrictions on Rental Properties

Pet restrictions on rental properties limit adoptions, increase abandonment cases, and force pet owners to give up their furry friends. Support an end to pet restrictions on rental properties to help pets find homes and keep them there.

Shut Down Inhumane Duck Farm

Shut Down Inhumane Duck Farm

A duck farm was caught abusing and neglecting its animals and practicing cruel and illegal euthanizing methods. Please sign this petition to shut down this horrific farm for good.

Applaud Efforts to Protect Pit Bull Dog Breeds

Applaud Efforts to Protect Pit Bull Dog Breeds

Pit bull dog breeds may soon have greater protections, thanks to new proposals put forth in Wisconsin’s capital. Praise these efforts to positively change the lives of pit bull breeds.

Protect Native American Burial Ground

Protect Native American Burial Ground

Illegal construction at a national park has desecrated a Native American burial site. This development has compromised Native American history and culture. Urge officials to restore the sacred burial ground to its original condition.

Stop Dangerous Methane Pollution

Stop Dangerous Methane Pollution

A pollutant with 86 times the climate-damaging potential of carbon dioxide is leaking into the air from oil and gas wells. Take action to help stop this threat to our planet.

Applaud Development of Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products

Applaud Development of Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products

Eco-friendly, refillable cleaning products are now available to New York City residents, thanks to the efforts of an environmentally conscious couple. Applaud the couple for working toward a solution to the endless plastic consumption that comes with using mainstream cleaning products.

Applaud Multi-National Agreement to Cut Carbon Emissions

Applaud Multi-National Agreement to Cut Carbon Emissions

An ambitious new deal to drastically cut emissions is reforming the world’s climate policies. Applaud this exciting, progressive move that will help to save the environment and encourage global action to combat climate change.

Free Imprisoned Human Rights Defender

Free Imprisoned Human Rights Defender

A human rights advocate in Kuwait has been arrested after attending a rally to monitor human rights violations. Sign the petition and demand his immediate release.

Denounce Potential Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

Denounce Potential Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

LGBTI people would be denied the right to marry if a proposed amendment is approved by the the Macedonian parliament. Urge government officials to protect the rights of citizens and withdraw the discriminatory amendment.

water pollution from dairy farms in Wisconsin

Investigate Polluted Drinking Water

Nearly a third of private water wells in a county in Wisconsin have tested positive for bacteria and nitrates. If consumed, both of these contaminants pose huge risks to human health. Demand the EPA conduct an investigation to find the source of the pollution.

Prevent Imprisonment of Conscientious Objector

Prevent Imprisonment of Conscientious Objector

A conscientious objector has been brought to trial on charges of desertion. The charges are unfounded and should be dropped. Sign the petition to urge authorities to free him immediately and unconditionally.

Demand Thorough Investigation of Duck Farm

Demand Thorough Investigation of Duck Farm

A video taken by an undercover animal rights activist revealed the suffering on a large duck farm. However, veterinarians taking part in the search raid of the farm have come to two drastically different conclusions on the ducks’ living conditions. Sign this petition to demand a careful inspection and more thorough investigation of the duck farm.

Thank Rescuers for Saving Dog After 150-Foot Cliff Fall

Thank Rescuers for Saving Dog After 150-Foot Cliff Fall

A two-year-old dog was heroically saved by humane society workers after falling 150 feet down a cliff during a hike. Thank these courageous workers for risking their own lives in dangerous conditions to bring the dog to safety.

Praise Lifesaving Community Cat Program

Praise Lifesaving Community Cat Program

Community cat programs save the lives of countless feral cats, improve their quality of life, and humanely reduce the number of free-roaming cats over time. Thank government officials for continuing Tucson’s lifesaving community cat program despite budget issues.

Ensure Adequate Sanitation in Schools

Ensure Adequate Sanitation in Schools

More than half of Haiti’s schools lack access to clean drinking water and proper sanitation. Sign this petition to encourage donors to support healthier schools and healthier children for a brighter future.

Success: Coal-Ash Dumping in Lake Michigan Finally Over

Success: Coal-Ash Dumping in Lake Michigan Finally Over

A Lake Michigan ferry has been dumping tons of coal ash into the Great Lakes since 1953. Finally, a new agreement will guarantee that the vessel will no longer pollute our waters. Support the beginning of a cleaner era for the Great Lakes.

Require Warning Labels on Couches Containing Toxic Flame Retardants

Require Warning Labels on Couches Containing Toxic Flame Retardants

The majority of couches and other upholstered furniture sold in California are produced with an abundance of cancer causing frame retardants that put the health of consumers at risk. Please sign the petition to require mandatory warning labels on furniture containing these harmful toxins.

Investigate Detention and Ill-Treatment of Syrian Refugees

Investigate Detention and Ill-Treatment of Syrian Refugees

Ninety-five Syrian refugees were recently detained without just cause in Turkey, where they were subject to ill-treatment and threats. Sign the petition and demand an investigation into their mistreatment.

Halt Execution of Woman Sentenced to Death for ‘Blasphemy’

Halt Execution of Woman Sentenced to Death for ‘Blasphemy’

A Pakistani woman has been sentenced to die for the alleged crime of blasphemy. Urge authorities to overturn her death sentence and free her immediately.

Demand Protection for Community Threatened by Violence

Demand Protection for Community Threatened by Violence

An Afro-Brazilian community is facing violent threats from a nearby rancher who has stolen part of the community’s land. Sign the petition and urge authorities to support and protect the community members and their right to the land.

Protect Defense Lawyer from Harassment

Protect Defense Lawyer from Harassment

A Venezuelan defense lawyer is being systematically harassed and intimidated as a result of his association with one of his clients. Sign the petition demanding an end to this harassment and ensuring that international fair trial standards are upheld.

Support Healthy Local Alternative to School Fundraisers

Support Healthy Local Alternative to School Fundraisers

One concerned parent started a school fundraiser that sells local produce and goods instead of highly processed sweets and snacks to raise money for education. Praise this alternative fundraiser’s success and encourage its expansion to other regions of the country.

mine rehabilitation in australia

Rehabilitate Old Mines to Minimize Health Hazards

Abandoned mines in Australia pose a great risk to the environment and human health. Take action to enforce the timely rehabilitation of old mines.

Praise Animal Shelter For Aiding Dog Adoptions

Praise Animal Shelter For Aiding Dog Adoptions

An animal shelter is helping dogs and puppies get adopted by teaming up with a successful program that moves animals to less-crowded shelters. Please sign this petition to thank the shelter for their efforts.