A huge monument of the Ten Commandments on state capitol grounds was ruled illegal by the Supreme Court and ordered to be removed, but Republican lawmakers are refusing to comply with the order. Demand that these obstinate politicians stop defying the Supreme Court and remove this religious statue from state grounds at once.
Workers will lose wage protections and the right to one day off per week if the budget on the Wisconsin governor’s desk is signed into law. Sign our petition to demand that the governor use his veto power to eliminate these anti-worker provisions.
After a two-year hiatus, Shell Oil is planning to drill in the Arctic despite its poor safety records. The production of oil in the Arctic has dangerous long-term effects on the climate, ocean, marine life and people. Sign this petition to stop this company from drilling in the Arctic.
The hate group the Ku Klux Klan is attempting to adopt a highway, but the state is trying to deny its request. Amidst all the racist violence the country has been experiencing lately, we can not let these terrorists win this. Urge the court to deny the KKK the privilege of adopting a highway.
Two bucks were reportedly held captive for a year inside a man’s home. Please urge the Natural Resources Director to stop at nothing to make sure the selfish man is punished for the abuse of wildlife and given the maximum punishment possible.
Patients suffering from cancer and other painful and debilitating illnesses should be able to choose the terms of their own deaths when they have only a few months to live. Support the right for everyone to die with dignity when diagnosed with a terminal disease.
An apparently racist prison guard is still on the job even though he reportedly made jokes about lynching black people, including President Barack Obama, in response to the Black Lives Matter movement. Demand that this dangerous guard be fired from his job as soon as possible for his outrageous remarks.
A new ban on smoking in all public parks seeks to make Seattle a safer and better smelling place for all. Sign here to commend the group in charge of making it happen for cleaning up parks and saving lives.
The Grand Canyon is a World Heritage Site and yet, it is being threatened with inappropriate development that could permanently and negatively impact it. Sign to support projects that can bring some prosperity to the Navajo nation without destroying the canyon for future generations.
Solar energy will soon be heavily taxed, deterring residents and businesses from utilizing the efficient and renewable energy source. Speak up now to keep the sun’s rays free of these expensive charges.
A woman was allegedly forced to marry her rapist before being prostituted with her two toddler sons for over ten years. When she spoke out to local police, they reportedly dropped the case after her husband and family accused her of insanity. Tell her local government to convict this alleged repeated sexual offender and penalize him to the maximum extent.
Donald Trump recently made extremely offensive comments regarding immigrants in the United States. Sign this petition to condemn Trump for his ignorant and hateful comments.
Residents of Appalachia have elevated rates of birth defects and cancer levels three times the national average. Stand up for the people whose health has been destroyed for corporate profit and put an end to mountaintop removal mining.
The U.S. Women’s Soccer Team was paid seventeen times less for winning the 2015 Women’s World Cup than the German Men’s Team was paid for winning the 2014 tournament. This type of inequality is unacceptable in 2015 and must be corrected immediately. Sign here to demand FIFA pay female soccer players the same as their male counterparts.
Giraffes are being illegally shot by hunters on protected lands. If more is not done to protect them, these beautiful animals may soon be extinct. Encourage park rangers to patrol areas where giraffes and people frequently meet in an effort to crack down on poaching.
Monkeys at a biomedical research facility have allegedly been physically abused by workers. Stop this act of injustice and urge the Department of Health and Human Services to investigate this abuse.
The world needs swift action to avoid catastrophic climate change, but Canada’s ruling party is taking us in the exact wrong direction. Tell elected leaders to stand up to oil and gas companies and support real climate solutions.
Endangered eagles were found trapped in cages and cardboard boxes, allegedly because a man intended to sell them on Facebook. Demand that their accused captor receive the maximum punishment under the law if found guilty of this terrible crime.
The senate in South Carolina has voted to remove the racist Confederate flag from the state’s capitol. Applaud this progressive victory towards disbanding a hateful historical past.
Thailand is enduring its worst drought in over ten years, and it keeps getting even worse. Droughts are dangerous for humans, the environment and the innocent animals who inhabit it. Urge authorities take drastic measures to prevent the drought from worsening its effect on people, animals and the environment
Hundreds of thousands of child trafficking victims within foster care and the child welfare system could be helped if new training and education regulations are passed by congress. Help this bill pass through the senate so it can become law.
Hydroelectric dams flood thousands of hectares of rainforest and destroy precious habitat that is crucial for unique wildlife and plant species. Demand that a proper environmental assessment is conducted before any dam project is approved in the Amazon rainforest.
A baby wallaby in need of 24/7 care was obtained by two students who tried to sell it online. When PETA tried to get it moved to the Detroit zoo, the wallaby was returned to the exotic animal seller. Tell the school to get the students to release all information about the purchase of the wallaby to help get the baby to a proper home.
Turkish police recently used tear gas and water cannons to break up an impromptu and peaceful LGBT Pride Parade. Condemn the actions of the police by signing this petition.
UPS is the only company that does not provide working air conditioning to all of its delivery drivers despite offering it to all of their other employees. Tell the United Parcel Service to follow suit with their competitors and preserve the health of countless drivers.