Protected lands should be off-limits for oil and gas exploration. Denounce an environmental official for supporting dangerous and toxic drilling practices within national parks.
State employees recently murdered a pair of mute swans in front of their babies and local residents in the name of population control. Demand that the agency take responsibility for this traumatic event and vow to uphold their agreement to stop killing mute swans.
The host of a popular science-based television show has boldly proclaimed that humans are the cause of Earth’s current atmospheric chaos, using easy-to-understand language and concepts that are impossible to debunk. Commend him for prevailing with science, helping people to better understand global warming and what can be done about it.
A police officer heartlessly shot and killed a dog after entering a backyard without permission. Ensure justice for the dog and his devastated owner by demanding the officer face serious consequences for his actions.
An animal shelter is bringing dogs to visit office workers during their lunch breaks in an effort to increase its adoption rate. Praise this innovative solution that benefits both humans and animals.
Repurposed cell phones are being used to combat illegal poaching and logging in the rainforest. Thank the organization responsible for this innovative approach to saving threatened species from extinction.
Employers’ religious beliefs can now dictate whether or not insurance coverage through their businesses will cover birth control. Demand that the Supreme Court honor women’s rights and overturn this discriminatory ruling.
A tiger in Louisiana has spent all 14 years of his life in a cage in a truck stop parking lot. Demand that he spend his remaining years in a sanctuary now.
Beagle puppies are being sent to their torture and inevitable death at research facilities after being bred by one company. Sign this petition to stop this company from building more facilities and to take a stand against animal cruelty.
A family of three beavers from a species thought to be extinct has been recently discovered on a river in England. Sign this petition to prevent them from being removed from their natural habitat and held in captivity by the government.
Every day, 96 elephants are killed by poachers and wildlife traffickers for their ivory tusks, which are used to make trinkets and decorative carvings. In order to save the elephants, we must decrease the demand for ivory products. Pledge to abstain from purchasing ivory and help remove it from the market.
Mexico City recently banned circuses from using animals in their acts. These animals are routinely beaten, intimidated, and kept in deplorable conditions. Please sign this petition to applaud this ban and encourage more politicians to vote against animal cruelty.
A young boy was forced to remove his Little Free Library from his front yard when city officials threatened to fine his family. Don’t let the city deny community members free access to literature; sign the petition today.
People desperate to end their lives frequently choose to leap from tall bridges. A moment’s hesitation can make the difference between life and death. Praise officials for approving funding for a suicide barrier on their city’s iconic bridge.
Oil, coal and gas companies hungrily eye large swaths of public land. Their development plans were blocked by federal officials, protecting crucial wildlife habitat. Thank the government for taking this important stand against environmental destruction and runaway climate change.
Restaurants and coffee shops in America’s capital will no longer be able to use plastic foam food and drink containers. Thank the city’s mayor for initiating the ban, which will help address the climate change crisis.
Extreme budgets cuts have been proposed for Dallas animal shelters, which would lead to more adoptable animals needlessly dying in shelters. Urge the budget committee to consider the countless innocent lives on the line and stop the cuts.
A camp organization is fostering social consciousness in its youth by offering programs in civic engagement and volunteering. Thank this camp for teaching teenagers that they can make a difference.
Beagles condemned to life in inhumane laboratories deserve a second chance at happiness. A nonprofit is taking lab beagles who would otherwise be euthanized, and ensuring that they get to the care they need. Sign the petition to applaud this work.
Farmers, environmentalists and consumers worked together to develop organic food standards. Their decision-making power is threatened by powerful industry lobbyists. Demand that organic standards remain under independent rather than corporate control.
Thousands of military personnel are sexually assaulted each year, yet few cases are ever reported. Commanding officers can overturn verdicts and prevent the accused from ever standing trial. Tell Congress to insist on independent oversight of this rape epidemic.
A female Japanese politician was heckled with personal and sexist attacks while making a speech. Sign the petition and urge the prime minister to condemn such unprofessional and hateful behavior and punish those responsible.
Fishing nets often snare and kill unintended species. Call on regulators to encourage sustainable fishing practices and punish waste in order to save fish stocks on the verge of collapse.
Equal access to the internet has inspired innovation and changed the face of politics. But this level playing field is under threat. Urge Congress to prevent internet service providers from granting wealthy companies special treatment.
Police officers will now need to obtain a warrant to search any cellphone, thanks to a recent Supreme Court ruling. Applaud the Supreme Court for this monumental ruling in support of electronic privacy.