Recent Petitions

Demand an Apology for Public Figure’s Racist Statement

Demand an Apology for Public Figure’s Racist Statement

A racist statement was made by a public figure in Japan, suggesting the need for apartheid with mass immigration to keep Japan’s population from declining further. Demand a public apology for the abhorrent racist suggestion.

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Don’t Let Colleges Stop Reporting Sexual Assaults

Wisconsin universities might not have to report any sexual assault cases that happen on their campuses to federal authorities, despite the fact that there is an epidemic of such cases plaguing institutions of higher learning. Demand that the existing sexual assault reporting requirements remain intact and unchanged.

Thank Authorities for Saving Starved, Neglected Pets

Thank Authorities for Saving Starved, Neglected Pets

Dozens of animals were found living in horrendous conditions in a man’s home. Animals were crammed into cages hanging from the attic ceiling without light, bedding, food or water. Thank the authorities who charged him with 12 counts of animal abuse.

Demand Justice for Chimpanzee Held Captive in Small Cage

Demand Justice for Chimpanzee Held Captive in Small Cage

A deaf chimpanzee is being inhumanely kept in a small cage and is being restricted by means of a chain and padlock. Sign this petition and demand authorities arrest Kiko’s owner and place Kiko in a proper animal sanctuary.

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Keep Race Theory Class in College Curriculum

White supremacists have launched a campaign to force a popular university to cancel a race theory class called “The Problem with Whiteness.” Demand that the university not bow to these bigots and keep the course in its curriculum.

Prevent Disease Outbreaks Among Schoolchildren

Prevent Disease Outbreaks Among Schoolchildren

Even parents who do believe in vaccinations can have trouble keeping their kids’ immunizations up to date. Support better funding for school nurses to improve record keeping and help families keep their children safe and healthy.

Don’t Classify “Resisting Arrest” as a Felony

Don’t Classify “Resisting Arrest” as a Felony

“Resisting arrest” could soon be reclassified from a misdemeanor to a felony in the state of New York. This would deter protest and hinder free speech immensely. Please sign here to make sure this unacceptable change is not made.

Praise Installation of Traffic Light at Dangerous Intersection

Praise Installation of Traffic Light at Dangerous Intersection

A city is going to install a new traffic light at a dangerous intersection where a pedestrian was hit by a car and killed, as many people are each year. Sign this petition to praise the city’s dedication to public safety.

Demand Justice for Horrifically Murdered Dogs

Demand Justice for Horrifically Murdered Dogs

A volunteer firefighter in Texas allegedly bragged on Facebook about killing two of his neighbor’s dogs. Urge investigators to bring charges against him for his brutal actions.

Praise Sentence of Woman Who Set Fire to Pet Store

Praise Sentence of Woman Who Set Fire to Pet Store

A Las Vegas woman set fire to her pet store containing live animals in an attempt to recover the insurance money. Fortunately, the animals survived and have since been adopted. Thank the judge for sentencing her to 14 years in prison.

Praise Organization for Rehabilitating Inmates and Horses

Praise Organization for Rehabilitating Inmates and Horses

Nevada inmates are being rehabilitated through a correctional program that teaches them how to train wild horses. Praise the state for choosing a humane and ethical way to tame horses and reform inmates.

Applaud Capture of Most Wanted Poaching Ring Leader

Applaud Capture of Most Wanted Poaching Ring Leader

One of the most wanted wildlife criminals responsible for the deaths of dozens of rhinos was finally caught. Thank the international bodies who apprehended this man by signing this petition.

Don’t Force Migrant Workers to Remain with Abusive Employers

Don’t Force Migrant Workers to Remain with Abusive Employers

Migrant workers in the U.K. have become modern slaves, as they are not allowed to change employers without risking punishment. End this archaic law by signing this petition.

End Illegal Fox Hunting

End Illegal Fox Hunting

Foxes are still being killed despite a decade-long ban on fox hunting. Demand that the government enforce the ban against fox hunting to protect these cunning creatures from unnecessary slaughter.

Don’t Starve Innocent Lion Cubs

Don’t Starve Innocent Lion Cubs

A lion cub was allegedly starved by circus owners so tourists would get their pictures taken with a “small and cute” animal. Make sure this never happens again.

Allow Patients to Access Medication They Need

Allow Patients to Access Medication They Need

Americans in need of personalized medications will now have more difficulty obtaining them, thanks to tighter restrictions on the interstate selling of compounded medicines. Sign the petition and persuade the FDA to stop jeopardizing the health of patients.

Remember Heroic K-9

Remember Heroic K-9

Judge, a Czech German Shepherd, was euthanized after a vigil that honored his life’s work with the police department as a K-9. Please sign this petition to remember him as a dutiful partner to his handler, a vital asset to the department, and a beloved friend.

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Don’t Hunt Wolves and Pumas with Silenced Guns

Hunters could soon be able stalk and kill mountain lions and wolves with rifles outfitted with silencers, despite the fact that this would put many more of these animals at risk than there already are. Demand that this outrageous practice not be legalized.

Keep Incarcerated Mothers Connected to Their Families

Keep Incarcerated Mothers Connected to Their Families

Keeping mothers behind bars connected to their children helps end the cycle of poverty and crime, benefiting all of society. Save a successful family preservation program in danger of elimination.

Shut Down Hunting Ranches that Drive Species to Extinction

Shut Down Hunting Ranches that Drive Species to Extinction

Zimbabwe’s legal hunting ranches are driving exotic animals to extinction, and give hunters an unfair advantage by trapping the animals in enclosed areas. Sign this petition and demand these ranches be outlawed immediately.

Success: China Suspends Ivory Trade

Success: China Suspends Ivory Trade

A year-long suspension of the ivory trade in China could be a turning point for the future of the world’s elephants. Support the Chinese government’s efforts to save elephants from the brink of extinction.

Preserve Abortion Rights for Women and Girls

Preserve Abortion Rights for Women and Girls

Spanish girls and women with mental handicaps may soon lose their right to obtain an abortion without parental permission. Sign the petition and demand that Spain respect and protect the basic human rights of all women and girls.

Speak Out for Refugees Held in Inadequate Conditions

Speak Out for Refugees Held in Inadequate Conditions

Hundreds of Syrian refugees are being illegally detained at an overcrowded Macedonian refugee center. Sign the petition and demand that authorities free the refugees and address concerns about the center’s living conditions.

Halt Execution of Men Sentenced After Unfair Trial

Halt Execution of Men Sentenced After Unfair Trial

Three men have been condemned to death and ten others have been sentenced to life imprisonment following an extremely unfair trial over the deaths of three police officers in Bahrain. Sign the petition and demand both an end to the death penalty and a retrial for all the accused men.

Prevent Deportation of Refugees

Prevent Deportation of Refugees

Seventy-five refugees held in an Egyptian police station have been subjected to substandard conditions and face illegal deportation back to their war-torn countries. Demand that they be allowed the freedom of a fresh start.