Recent Petitions

Applaud Country for Taking Stand Against Poaching

Applaud Country for Taking Stand Against Poaching

Mozambique authorities have arrested six suspected poachers under new efforts to protect the endangered species on their wildlife reserve. Sign this petition to show your support for their new dedication to breaking up poaching rings.

Protect Victims of Violence and Homelessness

Protect Victims of Violence and Homelessness

Women and children fleeing domestic violence often end up on the streets, where they are at risk from additional violence and the human trafficking industry. Help protect countless individuals from this harrowing fate.

Protect LGBT Rights Everywhere

Protect LGBT Rights Everywhere

Gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals are under attack in countries around the world. Demand U.S. leadership to secure LGBT rights internationally.

Success: Missing Human Rights Activists Released

Success: Missing Human Rights Activists Released

Two British human rights workers have finally been released from secret detention. Commend government officials for freeing the activists and urge them to punish the law enforcement officers responsible for their abduction.

Save Marine Wildlife from Deadly Nitrogen Runoff

Save Marine Wildlife from Deadly Nitrogen Runoff

A deadly toxin is causing some marine animals to drop dead. The use of this toxin, caused by nitrogen runoff, can be easily avoided. Sign this petition and help save the marine wildlife from this lethal neurotoxin.

Success: Shark Cull Halted

Success: Shark Cull Halted

Hundreds of sharks will be saved from needless slaughter thanks to the halting of a government-recommended shark cull. Support the decision to end the shark cull and save these remarkable ocean animals.

Protect Pets from Tainted Food

Protect Pets from Tainted Food

Timely warnings about recalls of dangerously tainted pet food can be a matter of life and death for an animal. Take action to prevent unnecessary animal deaths caused by delayed pet food or treat customer recall notifications.

Open Federal Investigation Into Fatal Police Shooting

Open Federal Investigation Into Fatal Police Shooting

An innocent man holding a toy gun was shot and killed by policemen while he was shopping at Walmart. Please sign this petition to demand a thorough investigation into this senseless murder.

Proposed coal mine near Books Cliffs in Colorado

Deny Request for Destructive Coal Mine

A Colorado company is requesting permission to build a coal mine in the Colorado wilderness. This dirty coal mine will only threaten wildlife habitat, vegetation, and increase greenhouse gas emissions. Act now to reject the establishment of this destructive coal mine.

Justice for Mother Bear Killed By Authorities

Justice for Mother Bear Killed By Authorities

A mother brown bear who was unjustly hunted by authorities died after she was tranquilized with too much anesthetic. Seek justice for this poor creature and her orphaned cubs by urging officials to pursue criminal charges against her killers.

Flammable toxic plume

Demand Cleanup of Toxic Plume

Living above a toxic plume for more than twenty years, the town of McAllen, Texas has not received any help for cleanup from the state government. The plume is a ticking time bomb that threatens citizens with a destructive explosion, as well as leaks a deadly carcinogen. Demand all parties at fault pay for this environmental disaster.

Close Cruel Animal Research Laboratories

Close Cruel Animal Research Laboratories

Monkeys are being subjected to cruel and invasive experiments, which result in loss of movement and open wounds. Demand that animal protection laws are improved to prohibit such barbaric experiments.

Save Endangered Red Wolves from Extinction

Save Endangered Red Wolves from Extinction

Red wolves are dangerously nearing extinction, but officials are still considering cancelling a vital recovery program that aims to restore their population. Urge officials to protect red wolves from extinction and ensure the continuation of this program.

Stop Mining Companies from Destroying Pristine Wilderness Region

Stop Mining Companies from Destroying Pristine Wilderness Region

The last of Europe’s pristine wilderness is under threat by the international mining industry. These companies want to open mines that will destroy the environment and the livelihood of the indigenous people who live there. Urge the governments of the countries involved to deny the mining permits being put on their desks.

Don’t Punish Undercover Animal Cruelty Investigators

Don’t Punish Undercover Animal Cruelty Investigators

Instead of addressing blatant animal cruelty, Iowa lawmakers are determined to silence animal rights activists by criminalizing lying about involvement with animal rights groups on farm job applications. Urge lawmakers to prioritize the lives of innocent animals over profit.

Don’t Let Children Go Hungry

Don’t Let Children Go Hungry

Millions of children go hungry every day in the United States, because of inadequate support for critical child nutrition programs. Tell lawmakers to take action and help our kids thrive.

Stop an Oil Train Explosion Tragedy

Stop an Oil Train Explosion Tragedy

25 million people are at risk of dying horribly if an oil train blows up in their community. Protect Americans from the threat of deadly and explosive oil train accidents.

Punish Man for Beating Dog with Flashlight

Punish Man for Beating Dog with Flashlight

An Alaskan man clubbed his sister’s innocent white terrier to death with a flashlight. Scold this man for his unthinkable act of animal cruelty.

Denounce Governor for Comparing LGBT Individuals to Addicts

Denounce Governor for Comparing LGBT Individuals to Addicts

Being gay isn’t an addiction or a choice. Tell a governor and possible presidential candidate to stop comparing LGBT couples to alcoholics.

Save Polar Bears by Ending Arctic Drilling

Save Polar Bears by Ending Arctic Drilling

The Arctic is in danger of being drilled for oil and gas. We need to halt these plans to protect the endangered polar bear and other animals who live in this harsh, yet beautiful environment.

Success: CEO Forced to Resign Over Animal Abuse

Success: CEO Forced to Resign Over Animal Abuse

A CEO who was caught on camera abusing a harmless puppy has been forced to resign from his position. Praise the board of directors for acting quickly and for refusing to tolerate animal abuse.

Success: Secretly Detained Human Rights Activist Released

Success: Secretly Detained Human Rights Activist Released

Applaud the release of a secretly imprisoned human rights activist. After disappearing inside a police station for several days, he is finally back with his family and friends.

Praise Initiative to Provide Free Pet Adoptions

Praise Initiative to Provide Free Pet Adoptions

A new partnership aims at increasing adoption rates by paying for shelter adoption fees for new pet owners. Please sign this petition to thank them for their efforts to save neglected animals.

Demand Justice for Victim of Officer’s Reckless Driving

Demand Justice for Victim of Officer’s Reckless Driving

An NYPD cruiser struck and killed a man while he was crossing the street, and the officer responsible has yet to be charged. Sign this petition to demand an investigation into this incident.

Demand Justice for Mentally Ill Man Killed by Police

Demand Justice for Mentally Ill Man Killed by Police

An unarmed, mentally ill man was thoughtlessly murdered by Los Angeles police officers, even though he posed no possible threat to them. Urge the police commissioner to reprimand the officers involved.