Recent Petitions

Prosecute Woman Accused of Kicking Puppy

Prosecute Woman Accused of Kicking Puppy

Nothing could ever justify harming a puppy by kicking it. Sign this petition and demand the prosecution of the woman who repeatedly kicked her puppy.

Fire Officers Who Shot and Killed Harmless Dog

Fire Officers Who Shot and Killed Harmless Dog

Two police officers shot and killed a harmless dog after responding to a barking noise complaint. After sustaining fifteen bullet wounds, the dog passed away. Help bring the officers to justice.

Success: Important Diplomatic Appointments No Longer Blocked

Success: Important Diplomatic Appointments No Longer Blocked

Diplomatic appointments can be made now that a prominent lawmaker is no longer preventing them. This is a positive step towards the success of diplomacy, and will allow for much progress to be made in terms of our relationships with other countries. Thank this lawmaker for choosing to do the right thing.

Demand Harsh Consequences for Reckless Mining Companies

Demand Harsh Consequences for Reckless Mining Companies

Two recent mining accidents spilled millions of gallons of cyanide and sulfuric acid-laced wastewater into the environment. Demand stricter regulation of the industry, and harsh consequences for the companies responsible for these terrible tragedies.

Stop Unnecessary Calls for Impeachment of Cabinet Officials

Stop Unnecessary Calls for Impeachment of Cabinet Officials

A member of Congress has called for the impeachment of members of the president’s cabinet, despite having no evidence of wrongdoing. Such an action is completely unnecessary. Ask that this Congresswoman cease her talk of impeachment.

Success: Community Prohibits Cruel Practice of Bowhunting

Success: Community Prohibits Cruel Practice of Bowhunting

Hunting deer using a bow and arrow is the second most inhumane hunting practice, leaving deer to suffer as they slowly bleed to death. Thankfully, a Florida community has prohibited this practice. Sign the petition to give them our support and thanks.

Reform Corrupt Institution of Dirty Cops and Corrections Officers

Reform Corrupt Institution of Dirty Cops and Corrections Officers

Cops in Albania who accept bribes and beat confessions out of suspects are not being prosecuted, which sends the message that the government condones these actions against its own people. Help us take a stand against these corrupt institutions.

Save Elephants from International Poaching

Save Elephants from International Poaching

More than 50,000 elephants are killed annually in Africa, and more than 1,000 rangers have died trying to protect them. Sign the petition and urge African leaders to work together in order to fight poachers and shut down black markets.

Applaud Veterans’ Efforts to Expose Legacy of Chemical Warfare

Applaud Veterans’ Efforts to Expose Legacy of Chemical Warfare

Exposure to chemical agents used in the Vietnam War continues to devastate veterans and their families. Demand justice for the millions of Vietnamese and Americans who have suffered because of these deadly poisons.

Protect Critically Endangered Dolphins from Big Oil

Protect Critically Endangered Dolphins from Big Oil

The world’s rarest dolphins face assaults on their survival and are in danger of extinction. Resource extraction is a major threat to these animals, which the government has been loathe to address. Demand a ban on mining, oil and gas exploration in endangered dolphin habitat.

End Restaurant’s Rampant Wage Theft

End Restaurant’s Rampant Wage Theft

A major sandwich chain is accused of systematic wage theft affecting thousands of employees. Demand that the company’s leadership take responsibility for these labor violations and end the exploitation of its low-wage workers.

End the Militarization of Police Forces

End the Militarization of Police Forces

The use of high-powered, military grade weapons at a peaceful protest has sparked national concern over the militarization of America’s police forces. Sign the petition to end this devastating epidemic.

Immediately Close Cruel Fur Farm

Immediately Close Cruel Fur Farm

A fur farm guilty of several animal rights violations is being allowed to continue operations despite a past record of similar cruelty. Demand that the animals are seized and that the operator face appropriate charges.

Thank Famous Actress for Standing Up for Elephants

Thank Famous Actress for Standing Up for Elephants

A famous actress has written a letter calling for an end to elephant rides at a popular State Fair. Thank her for using her celebrity to stand up for abused elephants.

Applaud Entrepreneurs for Promoting Organic Produce

Applaud Entrepreneurs for Promoting Organic Produce

Two vegetable enthusiasts opened up a pop-up shop in Japan to introduce local residents to healthy organic foods. In Japan, fruits and vegetables that are oddly shaped are considered unsuitable to sell in grocery stores. Applaud Toru Yamashiro and Teppei Suzuki for educating consumers about organic produce and unnecessary food waste.

Save Bengal Tiger Habitat

Save Bengal Tiger Habitat

A logging company bought up land that is crucial to the survival of the Bengal Tiger in India. Please sign the petition to stop this deforestation from beginning and further endangering these tigers.

Applaud Effort to Make Clean Water More Accessible

Applaud Effort to Make Clean Water More Accessible

Millions of people across the world are unable to access potable water, leading to illness and death because of a variety of diseases that can be found in water that has not been filtered. Scientists have developed a cheap, quick, and convenient way to filter water. Sign the petition to thank them for taking the first steps towards solving such a big and important issue.

Applaud NBA Team for Hiring First Female Assistant Coach

Applaud NBA Team for Hiring First Female Assistant Coach

The San Antonio Spurs announced that Becky Hammon would be joining their coaching staff. After retiring from the WNBA, she will be the first full-time female coach in the NBA. Sign the petition and applaud the Spurs for setting this precedent.

Stop Plan to Deafen Whales and Dolphins

Stop Plan to Deafen Whales and Dolphins

Whales, dolphins, and other marine animals are threatened with deafness or worse. Energy companies have received permission to use jet engine-like blasts to search for oil in their habitat. Help save gentle marine mammals from the oil industry.

Protect Popular Mountain Range

Protect Popular Mountain Range

A popular mountain range is being damaged by recreational overuse, threatening to destroy the critical habitat of many endangered animals and plants. Tell President Obama to help preserve these mountains by declaring it a national monument.

Applaud Travel Company for Severing Ties with SeaWorld

Applaud Travel Company for Severing Ties with SeaWorld

A popular travel company has severed ties with SeaWorld due to its long history of animal abuse. Applaud the travel company for supporting animal rights by ending its partnership with the cruel theme park.

Tell TV Star to Stop Supporting Deforestation

Tell TV Star to Stop Supporting Deforestation

Arnold Schwarzenegger has ties to companies involved in palm oil and logging operations which are destroying forests around the world. Urge him to end his association with these companies and stop financing deforestation.

Praise Enclosure-Free Zoo Concept

Praise Enclosure-Free Zoo Concept

A proposed enclosure-free zoo will allow animals to roam freely in a more natural habitat. Praise the architect responsible for providing animals in captivity with a stimulating environment that meets their social and physical needs.

Success: Target Publicly Supports Gay Marriage

Success: Target Publicly Supports Gay Marriage

American retailing company Target has faced controversy in the past for failing to openly support LGBT rights and same-sex marriage. The company recently took a public stand in support of same-sex marriage, and this important step must be applauded. Sign the petition to thank Target for publicly supporting human rights.

Demand Maximum Punishment for Owners of Dog Fighting Arena

Demand Maximum Punishment for Owners of Dog Fighting Arena

Police officials discovered 20 emaciated, abused dogs during a raid on a Queens home suspected of being a dog fighting training ground. Sign this petition to demand the harshest punishment possible for the two owners responsible for this crime.