Recent Petitions

Denounce Man Who Beat Dog to Death With TV Remote

Denounce Man Who Beat Dog to Death With TV Remote

A man who beat his sister’s Yorkshire Terrier to death with a television remote has been charged with animal cruelty. Ensure that this man receives a harsh punishment for murdering a defenseless pet.

Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation

Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation

Illegal deforestation is the sixth-largest contributor to climate change in the world, devastating wildlife populations and severely depleting resources. Urge government officials to finally stop illegal tropical deforestation.

Provide Relief to Hungry Families

Provide Relief to Hungry Families

Kids and parents need action to end the hunger epidemic. Urge lawmakers to visit a food bank and learn about the problems confronting hungry and poverty-stricken families.

Keep Dangerous Metal Fragments Out of Dog Food

Keep Dangerous Metal Fragments Out of Dog Food

Pedigree recently issued a voluntary recall of dry dog food that was believed to contain metal fragments in the bag, putting thousands of pets’ health at risk. Ensure pet food quality and keep metal fragments out of dog food.

Stop High School from Forcing Students to Wear Shame Suit

Stop High School from Forcing Students to Wear Shame Suit

A high school student was forced to wear an embarrassing outfit as a disciplinary measure for violating the school’s dress code. Tell the school district that this type of shaming is outdated and unacceptable.

Fire Dog Catchers Who Used Cruel and Illegal Traps

Fire Dog Catchers Who Used Cruel and Illegal Traps

A dog was recently left to die in an illegally modified trap due to the negligence of a dog catching contractor. Demand that the contractors are fired for not following regulations and for neglecting an innocent dog.

Applaud Ban on Religious Animal Sacrifice

Applaud Ban on Religious Animal Sacrifice

Religious animal sacrifice has been banned in one Indian state, saving thousands of innocent animals from a cruel and unnecessary death. Applaud this ruling and encourage other Indian states to follow suit.

Denounce Corporate Takeover of International Climate Summit

Denounce Corporate Takeover of International Climate Summit

Energy companies looking to profit from the climate crisis they helped create have hijacked an important international summit on the issue. Call on world leaders to hold polluters accountable rather than making their profits the top priority.

Denounce China’s Dog Cull

Denounce China’s Dog Cull

Nearly 5,000 dogs have been unnecessarily killed because of the Chinese government’s fear of a rabies outbreak. Denounce the government’s decision to kill these innocent dogs instead of vaccinating them.

Commend Major Restaurant Chain For Offering Cruelty-Free Alternatives

Commend Major Restaurant Chain For Offering Cruelty-Free Alternatives

The world’s largest coffee and baked goods chain now serves almond milk as an alternative to cows’ milk. Commend the chain for recognizing the needs of lactose intolerant and vegan customers.

Praise Ruling Against BP Oil Company

Praise Ruling Against BP Oil Company

British Petroleum, responsible for the worst oil spill in the United States, has been accused of gross negligence. Praise the judge who issued this strict ruling, as it places the blame of the spill squarely on the oil company.

Save Elephant from Being Forced Back into Chains

Save Elephant from Being Forced Back into Chains

A cruel owner who heartlessly abused a captive elephant is trying to regain custody of the animal he kept in chains for fifty years. Urge the courts of India to keep this elephant free and allow him to live out the remainder of his life in a sanctuary.

Stop Sexual Exploitation of Women by Soldiers

Stop Sexual Exploitation of Women by Soldiers

Soldiers have been sexually exploiting and abusing poverty-stricken women without consequence. Urge the Minister of Defense to put an end to these injustices.

Oppose Law that Punishes Gays with Life Imprisonment

Oppose Law that Punishes Gays with Life Imprisonment

Homosexuals may soon be sentenced to life in prison solely because of their sexual preference if a new bill is approved by the president of Gambia. Stop this injustice by urging the president not to support this unethical law.

Stop Mass Badger Killing

Stop Mass Badger Killing

Nearly 2,000 badgers are scheduled to be slaughtered this year. These killings are unnecessary and would disrupt the surrounding environment. Urge officials to develop sustainable, non-violent methods of controlling badger populations.

Applaud Comprehensive Gender Equality Laws

Applaud Comprehensive Gender Equality Laws

French women’s reproductive rights have been expanded, thanks to new legislation that protects a woman’s right to choose. Praise France’s efforts to empower women and achieve gender equality.

Reprimand School for Sending Boy Home for Having Long Hair

Reprimand School for Sending Boy Home for Having Long Hair

A boy was sent home from his first day of kindergarten for having hair the school considered too long despite his religious beliefs against cutting hair. The school administrators should immediately rectify their ignorant and offensive actions and evaluate their sexist policies.

Don’t Send Freed Elephant Back to Abusive Owner

Don’t Send Freed Elephant Back to Abusive Owner

Raju the elephant was recently released from captivity after enduring 50 years of abuse. However, poor Raju may soon be forced to return to his cruel former owner. Beg officials to protect this kind animal’s freedom and charge his former owner with animal cruelty.

Release Missing Human Rights Activists

Release Missing Human Rights Activists

While under police surveillance, two British human rights workers disappeared after checking out of their hotel. The government of Qatar must release them immediately and punish anyone involved in their abduction.

Drop Charges Against Man Arrested for Filming Police

Drop Charges Against Man Arrested for Filming Police

A man recording a militarized police raid on a neighbor’s home was wrongfully accused of interference and arrested. Demand that the arbitrary charges against him are dropped.

Praise Program to Reduce Farm Waste and Feed Hungry

Praise Program to Reduce Farm Waste and Feed Hungry

A nonprofit organization is helping communities deliver excess food to hungry people. Applaud this nonprofit’s success in encouraging local residents to reduce food waste and help members of their community.

Stop Environmentally Destructive Company from Expanding

Stop Environmentally Destructive Company from Expanding

One company has caused much damage to the environment, and plans to continue this work on a grander scale. Tell this company to stop expanding into towns that are unprepared for environmental destruction.

Applaud Travel Company for Supporting Anti-Animal Attraction Campaign

Applaud Travel Company for Supporting Anti-Animal Attraction Campaign

A travel company has removed information on elephant rides from its tourism programs in support of a campaign against animal attractions. Applaud the travel company for helping put an end to animal cruelty and exploitation.

Applaud Initiative to Save Rhinos

Applaud Initiative to Save Rhinos

Rhinoceros populations are diminishing at alarming rates due to relentless poaching. Applaud one national park for implementing an innovative system to save the endangered creatures.

Help Feed Children and Families

Help Feed Children and Families

Famine and chronic hunger keep millions of children, women and families trapped in a cycle of poverty. Pledge to help give women the tools to free their families from hunger.