Recent Petitions

Punish Man for Killing Dog With Car Exhaust Fumes

Punish Man for Killing Dog With Car Exhaust Fumes

A man gassed his dog, Mocha, to death with car exhaust fumes and was never charged or convicted. Demand law officials stop turning their backs on this case, and get justice for Mocha.

Denounce Republicans for Blocking Contraception Bill

Denounce Republicans for Blocking Contraception Bill

Senate Republicans shot down a bill requiring employers to offer contraception to female employees. Criticize them for this unjust action that favors corporate greed and religious bias over women’s healthcare.

Demand International Intervention in Kidnapping of Schoolgirls

Demand International Intervention in Kidnapping of Schoolgirls

In April 2014, 276 schoolgirls were kidnapped by a Jihadist group in Nigeria. Sign this petition and demand that the United States play a bigger role in rescuing the 200 girls who still remain missing and in danger.

Protect the Right to Free Speech

Protect the Right to Free Speech

Media outlets are being censored and journalists prevented from exercising their right to freedom of expression in Hong Kong. Urge authorities to allow journalists to pursue their right to free speech, and protect reporters from brutal attacks.

Demand the Right to Know About Dangerous Oil Train Threats

Demand the Right to Know About Dangerous Oil Train Threats

The public has a right to know when dangerous oil trains are running through their communities. Urge the governor of your state to ensure that railroad companies release the necessary information to keep communities safe.

Remove Illegally Obtained Pornographic Photos from Website

Remove Illegally Obtained Pornographic Photos from Website

A camera hidden in a public restroom took pornographic photos that were uploaded to social media website Tumblr. Now, the site is refusing to remove these illegally obtained pictures. Demand that Tumblr remove pornographic images taken without the subjects’ consent.

Stop Online Child Abuse

Stop Online Child Abuse

There has been a dramatic rise in child abuse images posted to commonly used areas of the Internet. Implement cyber tip lines for communications companies and the public to report online child abuse.

Stop Peanut Butter Company from Destroying Rainforests

Stop Peanut Butter Company from Destroying Rainforests

Jif’s line of natural peanut butters contains palm oil, which is currently cultivated using unsustainable and damaging methods. Tell Jif to stop using palm oil in its products.

Urge Australia Not to Backtrack on Climate Action

Urge Australia Not to Backtrack on Climate Action

Threats posed by climate change require immediate action. Countries need to do everything they can to move towards sustainability, rather than continuing to perpetuate the problem. Please ask Australia to reinstate a tax that will help the nation move away from fossil fuels.

Change Dangerous Animal Transport Regulations

Change Dangerous Animal Transport Regulations

A pet recently died due to heat exhaustion when it was left inside a vehicle aboard a ferry. Demand that the ferry company change its rules which mandate all pets to be left unsupervised in vehicles during transport.

Remove Polar Bear from Deplorable Conditions

Remove Polar Bear from Deplorable Conditions

A miserable polar bear in Argentina needs to be moved to Canada where the climate is more suitable for him. Tell the Mendoza Zoo to move Arturo to Canada.

Ban Use of Cruel Chemicals for Animal Control at Airports

Ban Use of Cruel Chemicals for Animal Control at Airports

A recent bird control endeavor resulted in seizures and slow deaths for hundreds of birds at one of the busiest airports in North America. Urge the airport system to ban the use of cruel poisons and commit to humane methods of controlling wildlife populations.

Thank National Geographic for Embracing Recycled Paper

Thank National Geographic for Embracing Recycled Paper

National Geographic has begun using recycled fibers in all of its publications. Applaud this award-winning magazine’s commitment to environmental leadership.

Crack Down on Illegal Tiger Poaching

Crack Down on Illegal Tiger Poaching

Claiming tiger blood and penis confer on him medicinal benefits, a businessman has confessed to killing and eating three tigers. Demand Chinese officials address the vague legislation that allowed him to commit this horrific act.

Ban Cruel Cosmetic Procedures for Dogs

Ban Cruel Cosmetic Procedures for Dogs

Cruel cosmetic procedures for dogs may finally be banned in Illinois. Sign the petition to stop the mutilation now.

Thank Labor Group for Supporting Gay Rights

Thank Labor Group for Supporting Gay Rights

Voz, a Latino labor group, recently refused to cut ties with an organization that supports marriage equality. For this, they were denied a $75,000 grant. Thank Voz for staying true to the cause of equal rights even in the face of such losses.

Help End Childhood Hunger

Help End Childhood Hunger

Millions of children go hungry because they lack access to nutritious, dependable food options. Pledge to help end childhood hunger and raise awareness about this unacceptable situation.

Applaud Police and Teacher for Boy’s Surprise Prom Escort

Applaud Police and Teacher for Boy’s Surprise Prom Escort

After a teen’s dream of becoming a police officer was dashed when his leg was amputated, his teacher worked to have him escorted by police to his prom. Thank the teacher and local police force for giving this teen a prom night he’ll never forget.

Save Rare Harpy Eagle from Extinction

Save Rare Harpy Eagle from Extinction

The Harpy Eagle, a rare Amazonian bird, is on the verge of extinction due to deforestation and hunting. Sign this petition to protect their remaining population.

Applaud Obamacare’s Effectiveness

Applaud Obamacare’s Effectiveness

Obamacare has already helped many Americans gain access to basic healthcare. Thank the woman who made this landmark program possible.

Applaud Ban on Imports of Abusive Food Delicacy

Applaud Ban on Imports of Abusive Food Delicacy

Foie gras, an inhumane product made by cruelly enlarging duck or goose livers, is a food delicacy in many countries. The controversial entree was gaining popularity in India, until the country introduced a ban on foie gras imports. Applaud this ban, which will halt the popularity of this cruel delicacy.

Support Visas for Highly-Skilled Immigrants

Support Visas for Highly-Skilled Immigrants

While U.S. lawmakers continue to debate immigration reform, many immigrants pursuing doctorate degrees in American universities are looking to other countries to conduct their post-graduate research. Encourage lawmakers to finally pass a bill that has bipartisan support and help the United States maintain a competitive edge in the sciences.

Don’t Punish Mother for Struggling on Unlivable Wage

Don’t Punish Mother for Struggling on Unlivable Wage

A mother who sent her child to play at a nearby park alone while she worked has been arrested and her daughter has been placed in foster care. On her salary, reliable childcare is not a viable option. Urge the prosecutor to drop the charges against this struggling mother and return her daughter to the custody of her clearly caring mother.

Delete “The Only Good Dog is a Dead Dog” Facebook Page

Delete “The Only Good Dog is a Dead Dog” Facebook Page

A Facebook page called “The Only Good Dog is a Dead Dog” promotes animal cruelty and violates Facebook’s own regulations and guidelines. It needs to be taken down immediately. Demand that Facebook delete this offensive page today.

Stop Exacerbating Drought by Drilling for Water

Stop Exacerbating Drought by Drilling for Water

In times of heavy drought, farmers and water suppliers have resorted to water drilling which is causing extreme water shortages instead of solving the problem at hand. Urge officials to stop this practice and search for safer and more sustainable ways for providing water.