Rape culture is alive and well in America and we all have a responsibility to end it. Demand that a prominent conservative commentator apologize for her offensive, victim-blaming remarks about rape and sexual assault on college campuses.
Local police forces are increasingly purchasing military equipment to use against U.S. citizens. Urge a small city not to buy an armored vehicle for its police to encourage trust and communication between law enforcement and the people they are there to protect.
Gender-neutral restrooms in public spaces help trans/gender queer individuals feel safe and accepted. Urge Austin to become the next city to update city regulations and require single-stall bathrooms to be unisex.
The endangered acuña cactus is under threat of extinction due to its problematic habitat along the U.S.-Mexico border. Help to protect the acuña cactus and its ecosystem from destruction.
A business owner has released shirts bearing the slogan, “Breathe easy, Don’t break the law,” in response to those worn by protesters. He says that his aim was to unify people, but the shirts are ultimately counter to protest movements and must be taken off the market. Please take action to ensure that no more fuel is added to this fire.
A devastating oil spill has further threatened the survival of the endangered Royal Bengal Tiger. Urge authorities to repeal the approval of oil tanker trade routes through the protected habitat of endangered species.
A severely contaminated creek in Thailand continues to wreak havoc on the livelihood of the country’s population and environment. Sign the petition to urge Thailand’s government to spearhead clean-up efforts.
The highest minimum wage in the U.S. was just passed in Santa Clara County. County contractors will now be required to pay employees no less than $19 per hour. Join us in applauding this important step for a living wage.
Walmart workers were recently awarded $188 million from the corporation for illegal wage theft. Sign our petition to thank the court that handed down the ruling for standing up for workers for once, instead of backing corporate interests.
The federal ban on medical marijuana will soon come to an end thanks to bipartisan efforts. Praise the hard work and compromise of the representatives who fought to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes.
An animal shelter is being forced to euthanize animals after only 72 hours due to limited space. Encourage the mayor of Kenansville to finally build a bigger shelter to save more lives.
Victoria’s Secret has broken its promise not to test its products on animals by expanding to China, which requires animal testing for some cosmetic products sold within the country. Urge Victoria’s Secret to stop testing on innocent animals.
A pro-gun activist recently said that gun violence should be used against people who vote for increased gun control. Demand that the activist immediately and publicly rescind his comments and apologize for making them.
Five cracks in a crude oil pipeline are leaking oil into a nearby river, poisoning water, people, and wildlife. Call on the Peruvian Ministry of Environment to address and clean up this disaster.
A pregnant woman was jailed because of a law allowing authorities to imprison women who used illegal drugs if they are pregnant. This law has severe consequences and does not protect women or their children. Demand that it be changed now.
Critical waters that provide homes to whales, salmon, and other endangered species have been protected thanks to the president. Show your support and appreciation by signing this petition.
Dolphins are suffering without shade to keep them cool in the sweltering desert heat at a Las Vegas hotel, and show signs of stress-related health problems. Demand that the hotel put the health and safety of animals before profits.
A donkey in a nativity scene had to be euthanized after being severely injured by a man sitting on it to take a photo. Demand that live animals be removed from the nativity scene and that prop animals be used instead.
A police officer has made several bigoted and threatening remarks aimed at protesters of the recent killings of unarmed black men. Please act now to ensure that protesters are safe from the people meant to protect them.
Twenty media workers have been arrested after releasing information about mass corruption within the government of Turkey. These arrests are in violation of their rights and are a clear attempt to quell opposition. Demand the detainees be immediately released.
Cases involving loss of life at the hands of police will now be investigated by a neutral outside party, thanks to a new Wisconsin law. Applaud the law, which will encourage more thorough and unbiased investigations.
Funding for a publicly supported push for marijuana legalization was recently outlawed by the U.S. Congress. Act now to reverse this bill and demand that the government respect the wishes of American citizens.
An anti-gay billboard saying “nobody is born gay” has been stirring up controversy in Virginia. This homophobic message perpetuates hateful myths and can negatively impact the lives of many LGBTQ youth. Please demand that the advertising company take it down immediately.
A large biologically diverse area of land in California is in danger of being overrun with off-road vehicles. These vehicles are known for causing pollution and destroying natural landscapes through erosion and destruction of vegetation. Don’t let these pristine natural lands be destroyed for motor vehicles.
The current military justice system is not doing enough to provide justice for women in the military who experience sexual assault. Action must be taken to help provide fair trials for victims of sexual assault in the military.