Recent Petitions

Stop Burning Coal to Protect Birds

Stop Burning Coal to Protect Birds

Birds and other wildlife are being contaminated by mercury thanks to coal burning factories. In order to protect our animals from this danger, we need to ban all coal factories and switch to renewable resources.

Praise Court for Humane Decision

Praise Court for Humane Decision

A court of appeals recently sided with local residents and animal rights advocates in a fight against a hog farm. Thank them for making this humane decision.

Applaud Doctor’s Efforts to Expand Access to Abortion Worldwide

Applaud Doctor’s Efforts to Expand Access to Abortion Worldwide

Each year, 21.6 million women experience an unsafe abortion, most of them in developing nations, according to the World Health Organization. Tragically, 47,000 die from complications of unsafe abortion. Thank this doctor who is working to help women worldwide make better-informed choices about their bodies.

Protect Human Rights Defender from Death Threats

Protect Human Rights Defender from Death Threats

Human rights defender Silvia Pérez Yescas has been threatened with death if she sets foot in her hometown. The authorities have been informed of the threats against her but have yet to act. Sign the petition and demand protection for Silvia Pérez Yescas.

Save Children from the Scourge of Malaria

Save Children from the Scourge of Malaria

More than a thousand children die from malaria every day. Join the fight to stop this preventable and deadly disease.

Save the Last Wolverines from Extinction

Save the Last Wolverines from Extinction

Rare and elusive wolverines are threatened by trapping and climate change. Help save these animals before the last 300 wolverines in the Lower 48 disappear forever.

Demand Punishment for Tiger Abuse

Demand Punishment for Tiger Abuse

The owner of a wildlife sanctuary was videotaped abusing a tiger cub in front of a group of visitors. Sign this petition to demand that these animals are protected and that justice is served.

Demand an End to Violent Raids

Demand an End to Violent Raids

Migrants living in makeshift camps in Morocco are in danger of serious injury as the raids against them become more violent. Demand an end to the violence against migrants in Morocco.

Stop Corporations from Illegally Destroying a National Park

Stop Corporations from Illegally Destroying a National Park

Although deforestation in the Tanjung Puting National Park is illegal, corporations continue to decimate the land for corporate gains. This deforestation is devastating not only for the health of the environment but also for the survival of multiple species of plants and animals. Sign this petition to demand the enforcement of the law banning deforestation in this national park.

Praise School District for Choosing Counseling Over Arrests

Praise School District for Choosing Counseling Over Arrests

The second biggest school district in the country has firmly turned away from zero tolerance policies in favor of counseling and other more compassionate measures. Applaud this district for acknowledging that zero tolerance policies are hurting American students and communities.

Stop Fearmongering about Terrorists Crossing the Border

Stop Fearmongering about Terrorists Crossing the Border

A powerful politician recently stoked fears that terrorists could be crossing into the U.S. through the border with Mexico. There is no evidence that anything of the sort has happened. Tell the politician to stop frightening people without cause.

Protect Coastline from Offshore Drilling

Protect Coastline from Offshore Drilling

A loophole in a protective bill leaves a section of marine reserve vulnerable to dangerous offshore drilling. Luckily, a proposed bill could close this back door to coastal contamination. Urge state representatives to immediately close the loophole once and for all.

Drop Arbitrary Charges Against Human Rights Activists

Drop Arbitrary Charges Against Human Rights Activists

Three human rights activists are facing seven years in prison for arbitrary traffic violation charges. Demand that the charges against them are dropped and that they are immediately released.

Lower Use of Pesticides in Foods

Lower Use of Pesticides in Foods

Pesticides have proven to be detrimental to human health. However, many farms, homes, and golf courses choose to use them. Now, we want to reduce the usage at home because homeowners do not need to use pesticides — it is a first step toward not using pesticides at all.

Stop Importing Hazardous Fracking Waste

Stop Importing Hazardous Fracking Waste

Radioactive fracking byproduct refused by other landfills is being imported into Michigan for burial, destroying the environment and threatening drinking water supplies. Tell the governor to protect the health of citizens and the environment by banning radioactive dumping.

Stop Advocating for Government Support of Dangerous Militias

Stop Advocating for Government Support of Dangerous Militias

A prominent organization has called for state support and funding of militia groups as a method of dealing with a border crisis. These groups are hateful and potentially violent, and should not receive support from anyone. Urge the organization to take back its recommendations.

Punish Police Officer Who Left Dog to Die in Hot Car

Punish Police Officer Who Left Dog to Die in Hot Car

A police dog was locked in a patrol car in sweltering summer temperatures for hours, resulting in the dog’s death. Demand that the police officer responsible receives the maximum punishment for his actions.

Applaud Stylist for Helping Homeless

Applaud Stylist for Helping Homeless

A successful New York hairstylist takes to the street every week cutting the hair of the homeless he meets. Thank him for taking this initiative and bringing confidence where it is so desperately needed.

Stop the Needless Slaughter of Wolves

Stop the Needless Slaughter of Wolves

One department of the government has begun a secretive aerial gunning campaign of a wolf pack in order to appease livestock ranchers. This campaign has begun without approval, and is a completely unnecessary and inhumane way to deal with concerns about wolves. Sign the petition to stop this campaign immediately.

Tell Legislators to Support Anti-Pollution Act

Tell Legislators to Support Anti-Pollution Act

Greenhouse gases continue to devastate the environment, but a new piece of legislation could significantly combat the negative effects of global warming. Sign this petition to support this legislation that could save the environment.

Praise the Formation of Animal Rescue Foster Care System

Praise the Formation of Animal Rescue Foster Care System

Two friends have established an animal rescue organization that focuses on rescuing animals that are in unhealthy living conditions and pairing them with compassionate foster care homes. Thank them for their efforts to improve the lives of abused animals.

Don’t Force Pandas to Leave Nature Preserve for Big City

Don’t Force Pandas to Leave Nature Preserve for Big City

Two giant pandas are being forced to leave their nature preserve in China for New York City by a state representative. Pandas become very stressed during travel and relocation; the bears must be left in their home. Urge the representative to leave the pandas in China where they belong.

Stop Harming Hedgehogs

Stop Harming Hedgehogs

Postal workers discard millions of rubber bands that bind people’s mail for delivery every day. The bands are a threat to hedgehogs that become entangled in them. Sign this petition to urge this postal service to find alternatives that will protect the wildlife and keep the community clean.

Fund Life-Saving Cancer Research

Fund Life-Saving Cancer Research

Life-saving medical advances that could help cure cancer are stalling due to a dangerous lack of funding. Don’t let this important field of research fall by the wayside.

Thank Nestle for Improving Animal Welfare Standards

Thank Nestle for Improving Animal Welfare Standards

Nestle has promised to implement stricter animal welfare standards, including banning small enclosures and painful procedures on its suppliers’ farms. Praise Nestle for improving the livelihood of tens of millions of animals globally.