A lagoon is home to a variety of native plant and animal species. However, a proposed boat launch development project threatens the lagoon and its surrounding wetland. Take action now to save this unique estuary from development.
More than 20 dogs suffered heat exhaustion and died after the kennel attendants neglected to care for the animals. Urge the prosecuting attorney to punish these abusers so the dogs’ families can receive closure.
Toxic chemicals are being transferred to our food via imported food packaging, These chemicals pose a risk to developing fetuses as well as male reproductive health. Take action now to demand the FDA ban the importation of toxic food paper products.
A proposal to loosen smokestack emission standards in Michigan by 25 percent will cut emissions monitoring for substances with unknown health effects. Take action now to save the health of local communities and the integrity of Michigan air.
A mayor has defied the laws of his country and registered 16 gay marriages. Applaud this man for his bravery and for supporting people’s right to marry whoever they wish.
Toxic orange and brown sludge is leaking from old mines and seeping toward a popular swimming spot and drinking water sources. Demand that the corporation that owns the mines clean up the pollutants immediately.
The display of wild and exotic animals may soon be banned in a Florida city, thanks to the efforts of a local animal rights organization. Sign this petition and support the efforts to ban wild and exotic animal displays.
Leonardo DiCaprio stood up in the United Nations Climate Summit and asked world leaders to address the very real problem of global warming, imploring them to take steps to stop its progress before it is too late. Thank him for speaking up.
America’s roads and bridges are in desperate need of repair. Officials claim private investment is the solution although such projects often carry outrageous hidden costs. Demand an end to the privatization of public infrastructure.
Far too often, women are the victims of mass violence and shootings. Speak up now to protect women from violent misogyny by keeping deadly guns away from abusers.
Farm animals are being abused and neglected during transportation, due to inhumane and outdated laws. Urge government officials to enforce stricter regulations and ensure that cruelty of this kind does not occur in the future.
Half a million innocent animals will be killed as religious sacrifices at a Nepalese festival in November. Help prevent this cruel mass slaughter.
Harbor porpoises lack the proper protection from fishing, noise pollution, and climate change. Urge the immediate establishment of protected waters to ensure these animals are here to stay into the future.
A pristine mountain range home to bears, mountain lions, and countless other animals is threatened by rapid urban expansion. Help save this wild place from development and preserve precious wildlife habitat for years to come.
An Ebola patient’s dog will remain in safe keeping rather than be killed out of fear that the animal contracted the deadly virus. Applaud this decision to let the dog live to see its owner once she is healed.
The most successful smoothie corporation in the world has introduced two vegan smoothies to its menu. Applaud the menu additions, which encourage a diet based in health and compassion.
Adolescent teenage inmates at an isolated detention center are subjected to abuse and endure the anguish of solitary confinement for long periods of time. Change conditions at this prison to help inmates better reintegrate into society upon their release.
A local animal shelter needs approval to use an innovative tracking system to protect its animals. Please sign this petition to ask the state to approve this system.
Current meat labels do not give consumers much information about the farming methods utilized and may be misleading. Urge a sustainable beef group to incorporate more information into meat labeling, so that meat producers are influenced to adopt more sustainable farming methods.
Columbus Day has been dropped by the city of Seattle and replaced with Indigenous People’s Day out of respect for the native tribes of the U.S. Let the city know that you approve of this change by signing our petition.
A California ban on foie gras has been upheld by the Supreme Court. Applaud the court for ensuring that this unethical delicacy continues to be prohibited in the state.
Homeless teenagers are at serious risk of becoming victims of the brutal human trafficking industry. Protect teenage girls from being kidnapped by traffickers and forced into prostitution.
After being threatened with a mass shooting, one college still allows permit carriers to bring concealed weapons on campus. Tell the governor of Utah to protect the college community by banning all weapons from the campus.
Thousands of animals are abused and hurt every day by irresponsible owners. Pledge to be part of the solution, and help end all kinds of animal abuse.
Mothers and their partners will now get paid maternity leave in a major U.S. city. Applaud this monumental decision in favor of mothers’ rights.