Hunters are pushing to lift a ban that would once again allow them to use several dogs for the purpose of brutally mutilating foxes. Sign this petition, and demand this ban stays in place.
A former police officer who was fired from his last department for shooting and killing a 93-year-old black woman has been hired on as a volunteer in a neighboring jurisdiction, putting many others at great risk of his violence. Demand that the precinct he is volunteering for fire him at once.
A mission to detect life on Europa, one of the moons of Jupiter, is in development. Sign this petition to encourage this effort by NASA.
Bill O’Reilly has made numerous threats against reporters trying to find the truth about his experiences as a war correspondent. This kind of behavior is unacceptable and he must be forced to apologize. Demand that O’Reilly apologize immediately.
A man murdered and cannibalized a woman, and now he is profiting from his crime by selling his story and doing paid interviews. Please sign this petition to make sure that this is stopped immediately.
A marine biologist recently rescued of 19 manatees that were trapped in a storm drain. Praise her for her kindness and resourcefulness.
An animal rights group filmed the fatal shooting of hundreds of birds at a fundraising event. Guests were given the chance to shoot and kill live pigeons with a small fee, and some were seen on video kicking the wounded birds’ bodies after the shooting. Sign this petition to bring justice for the pigeons that were slaughtered.
The Oregon chub has become the first fish ever to be removed from the Endangered Species List. Thanks to efforts from conservationists and organizations, the minnow no longer faces the threat of extinction. Support and applaud the hard work that saved the Oregon chub.
Ikea is helping thousands of refugees by providing them with solar lights and lanterns. Please sign this petition to thank the furniture giant for improving the lives of refugees around the world.
Tens of thousands of men were handed criminal convictions for having consensual homosexual relationships. Alan Turing was pardoned by the Queen in 2013 for his “gross indecency” conviction, but the rest have not. Please sign here to ask that they be given the same justice as Turing.
The Browns Canyon and two other crucial locations have been designated as national monuments. Praise the president for preserving our history and landscape by signing this petition.
“Electro-fishing” is a new and illegal fishing method that is destroying the critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphin population. Urge Myanmar’s president to crack down on this practice so the dolphins will be protected from harm.
A new, five-part PBS series explores the question of whether humans and wild animals can co-exist. Recognize “EARTH A New Wild” for demonstrating how humans can create mutually beneficial solutions for people and wild animals alike.
Laws that result in people of color being shot and killed at disproportionately high rates must be reformed, and one congressman has introduced legislation to do just that. Demand that his progressive anti-racism bill be signed into law.
Thousands of people face homelessness every year, and are not getting the access to housing and health care that they need. Support services offered at housing programs that can reduce rising health care costs and improve preventative care for the homeless.
Thousands of dogs were allegedly killed by eating food tainted with toxins. Urge the company responsible to stop making dog food with possibly life-threatening ingredients.
Underwater missiles and explosions threaten the survival of whales and other marine life. Stop the Navy from moving forward with dangerous plans that put majestic marine animals at risk.
Home to countless species of wildlife, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one of America’s great wilderness treasures. Don’t let this special place be destroyed by oil companies and other polluters.
Big coal companies are allowed to sell taxpayers short when they mine on public lands. Stop polluters from making a profit while they leave taxpayers out in the cold.
Beautiful and imperiled ringed seals are threatened by plans to drill for oil in their Arctic habitat. Protect seals and the fragile ecosystem they depend on from a catastrophic oil spill.
Vice President Jose Barbero of the Georgia Aquarium was caught on video abusing dolphins at his former job, screaming at them and spitting on them as “training” techniques. Sign the petition and demand Barbero be fired, immediately.
Undercover filming and photography of cruel conditions on factory farms farms could be banned in several states. Urge a governor to reject this proposal and ensure that the unheard voices of suffering farm animals be heard.
A lawmaker is trying to ban all restrictions of wasteful plastic grocery store bags in his state. These are the same bags that are collecting in massive trash islands in our oceans and killing marine life. Demand that this ban be removed from consideration.
More than 40 endangered animals were sold to restaurants by forest rangers for personal profit. Demand that these officials, who have shown blatant disregard for their duties, be fired immediately.
Zimbabweans are turning to dog breeding to cope in difficult economic times. Unfortunately, they often lack the resources to care for their animals and they consequently end up abandoned. Sign this petition urge the president to implement harsher penalties to discourage illegal breeding operations.