Recent Petitions

Success: EPA to Limit Use of Harmful Chemical in Pesticide

Success: EPA to Limit Use of Harmful Chemical in Pesticide

Large amounts of a harmful chemical linked to numerous human illnesses will soon not be allowed to be used in a major pesticide. Thank the EPA for making the decision to save farmers money while protecting consumers from cardiovascular disease, ALS, Parkinson’s disease, Crohn’s disease, and more.

Improve Conditions for Animals Living in Cramped Cages With Corpses

Improve Conditions for Animals Living in Cramped Cages With Corpses

A video was recently released of alleged inhumane treatment at an egg farm that included too-small cages containing dead, rotting chickens. Please sign this petition to demand the farm to make changes in order to guarantee proper animal welfare.

Praise Pentagon for Taking Sexual Orientation Discrimination Seriously

Praise Pentagon for Taking Sexual Orientation Discrimination Seriously

The Pentagon has updated its policy so that discrimination based on sexual orientation will be treated the same way as discrimination based on race, gender, religion, and other factors. Praise the Secretary of Defense for protecting LGBT service members by signing this petition.

Fossil fuel costs are endless from their extraction to their environmental damage and pollution to the threats they produce to our health.

Fight Climate Change by Ending Fossil Fuel Subsidies

$5.3 trillion will be spent on fossil fuel subsidies globally this year, according to a new report. Eliminating these subsidies would generate “substantial environmental, fiscal and welfare benefits.” Eliminate handouts for fossil fuel companies now.

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Dismiss School Official for Allegedly Calling Muslims “Goat Humpers”

Reported Islamophobic and racist comments referring to Muslims as “goat humpers” have gotten a school board official in hot water. Demand that this official be fired at once for these ridiculously offensive remarks if the allegations are found to be true.

Support Making Birthplace of LGBT Movement a Landmark

Support Making Birthplace of LGBT Movement a Landmark

The Stonewall Inn is known as the birthplace of the LGBT rights movement and New York City is considering making it a landmark. Support giving this unofficial landmark the official landmark designation.

Stop the Deportation of Persecuted Woman

Stop the Deportation of Persecuted Woman

A member of a persecuted religious group is seeking asylum to avoid being deported back to China where she will likely face torture and lifetime imprisonment. Sign our petition to demand that this architect and mother be allowed to stay where she’ll be safe.

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Don’t Inject Creationism into Public Schools

Conservative Republicans are conspiring to bypass federal law and allow the Bible to be taught in public school science classes. Demand that this goal be abandoned at once so that our public schools can remain scientific and secular.

Praise Man for Saving Millions of Babies With Blood Donations

Praise Man for Saving Millions of Babies With Blood Donations

One man has saved millions of infant lives by making over 1,100 blood donations in the past 60 years to help create a vaccine for a disease that can cause pregnant women to miscarriage and babies to be born with brain damage. Sign this petition to show your gratitude and support for Harrison.

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Remove Town Sign with Christian Message

A Christian town sign greeting visitors with Jesus’ blessing is coming under fire for violating the separation of church and state. Demand that this sign be taken down at once for its blatant Christian favoritism.

Stop Harmful Non-Native Fish from Invading Australian Ecosystem

Stop Harmful Non-Native Fish from Invading Australian Ecosystem

An invasive fish has begun to invade Australian waters and cause great harm to native aquatic and land species. Tell Australia’s Environment Protection Council to help prevent the further spread and invasion of this aggressive fish.

Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Station sits on the coast of Biscayne, Bay in Florida.

Save Wetlands from Nuclear Power Plant

Drinking water and wetland habitat are in danger from two proposed nuclear reactors. Help save wildlife and the environment from this destructive project.

Stop Dangerous New Wave of Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes

Stop Dangerous New Wave of Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes

Muslims are being subjected to increasing rates of hate crimes like harassment and violence for no other reason than their religion. Demand that a nationwide campaign be launched to fight back and reduce anti-Muslim hate crimes.

Applaud Cancellation of Performance After Artist’s Homophobic Rant

Applaud Cancellation of Performance After Artist’s Homophobic Rant

A popular music festival has cancelled a DJ’s performance following his alleged offensive rant about the LGBT community. Sign this petition to thank the music festival for upholding the values of love and acceptance.

Fight for Objectification Awareness in Public Schools

Fight for Objectification Awareness in Public Schools

The Representation Project has made two films and two sets of curricula on the prevention of gender discrimination in the media. Tell the U.S. Board of Education to teach them to our children.

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Conserve Precious Parks and Water

Countless park habitats will be immediately threatened without funding of a vital conservation fund. After 50 years of bipartisan support, funding is slated to end if renewal legislation is blocked by Republicans. Insist on support for this critical program.

Demand Legal Action Against Corrupt For-Profit Hospitals

Demand Legal Action Against Corrupt For-Profit Hospitals

Over 50 for-profit hospitals in the U.S. are overcharging patients by an average of 10 times the true cost of care they receive. Sign here to demand legal action be taken against them for predatory price-gouging.

Provide Healthcare for Pacific Islanders Living in the U.S.

Provide Healthcare for Pacific Islanders Living in the U.S.

The U.S. tested nuclear weapons on parts of the Pacific Islands. Now, people who came to the U.S. from those islands are denied access to Medicare. Tell Oregon Governor Kate Brown to join the ranks of states that are trying to close this gap.

Applaud Arrest of Suspected Ivory Smugglers

Applaud Arrest of Suspected Ivory Smugglers

The elephant population in Kenya has been diminishing for years due to poaching. Commend the efforts of the Kenyan government to stop illicit wildlife trafficking by bringing smugglers to justice.

Allow States to Implement Food Labeling Laws

Allow States to Implement Food Labeling Laws

States may soon be barred from requiring that food products containing GMOs be labeled, giving big food giants the control and keeping consumers in the dark. Sign this petition to ensure that you as the consumer remain in charge of these decisions.

Praise Efforts to Protect Horses From Abuse

Praise Efforts to Protect Horses From Abuse

Pennsylvania horses may be provided with extra protection under animal cruelty laws, thanks to a new piece of legislation that recently cleared a major legal hurdle. Sign this petition to thank the senator who sponsored this humane legislation.

Success: Pet Retailer Fires Worker After Dog Dies in Dryer

Success: Pet Retailer Fires Worker After Dog Dies in Dryer

A popular pet retailer has taken responsibility for a dog killed in a dryer. It has also resolved to ensure that this never happens again by removing the type of dryer involved in the incident. Sign this petition to praise the company for their swift action.

Save Threatened Coastline from Massive Oil Spills

Save Threatened Coastline from Massive Oil Spills

A toxic oil spill could wipe out marine life along a vibrant and valuable coastline. Stop this looming environmental disaster from ever happening.

Applaud Beer Company for Helping Flood Victims

Applaud Beer Company for Helping Flood Victims

An Anheuser-Busch brewery plant switched from canning beer to canning emergency water to help victims of a recent devastating flood. Applaud their efforts to provide clean water for displaced citizens and for putting people before profits.

Applaud Jockey for Donating Winnings to Cancer Research

Applaud Jockey for Donating Winnings to Cancer Research

The jockey of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah has donated all of his winnings to cancer research. Sign here to commend his giving spirit and kind soul.