Even though the massacre of a prominent historical black church was reportedly done specifically to assassinate a black political leader and start a race war, the FBI is refusing to investigate it as an act of terrorism. Demand that the FBI call this crime for what it was: a terrorist attack.
The confederate flag is a symbol of racism that does not belong on public buildings. Fortunately, one South Carolina representative is pushing to remove this flag from state property. Praise his efforts to get rid of the flag even in the face of opposition.
Thousands of fish have turned up dead on the shores of a New York river for the second time in two weeks. Demand that this alarming disaster be investigated, and that everything possible is done to prevent another mass die-off.
Vulture numbers are plummeting in parts of Africa due to hunting and poisoning to the point that they could be considered critically endangered. Stop farmers and poachers from driving them to extinction by signing this petition.
Nine transgender women were arrested at a private party due to discriminatory laws. Please support this petition to drop the charges against them, and encourage equality in Malaysia.
A former NFL player was recently charged with domestic abuse for biting his girlfriend and stepping on her face. Domestic violence has been a problem for current and former players for too long. Urge the NFL to increase access to mental health professionals for current and former NFL players and enforce mandatory domestic abuse education across the NFL to stop the domestic violence before it happens.
An Illinois woman is charged with animal cruelty after 67 animals were removed from her home who had been living in cages and feces and were having illegal surgeries performed on them. Many of the animals were found dead stuffed in freezers and bags. Urge the Williamson County Illinois State’s Attorney to punish this woman to the full extent of the law.
An animal rights group released an undercover video showing chickens being scalded alive, punched, and thrown to the ground in a Foster Farms factory. Please sign this petition to demand that the employees responsible will be fired if these allegations are proven true.
Nitrogen levels in the Long Island Sound are dangerously high. With these increasing levels, algae blooms are formed which block sunlight and suck oxygen out of the Sound so that organisms are slowly depleted of it. Sign this petition to demand that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo creates a new nitrogen reduction plan.
Wild horses are being captured by the thousands on Navajo land and being taken to slaughter in Mexico. Urge the Navajo Nation to stop this unnecessary killing and preserve both their wild horses and free-range livestock.
Sexist policies are forcing female flight attendants to wear high heels on planes even though that footwear is profoundly impractical and can cause permanent foot damage. Demand that this misogynistic requirement be lifted at once.
Countless victims of police shootings could have been saved if they had received immediate first aid to keep them alive until they could be transported to a hospital. Demand that every police vehicle be required to have a full first aid kit in it so that these lives can be saved.
Captive chimpanzees have been granted federal protection and are finally labeled as an endangered species. Commend the individuals responsible for protecting the diminishing population of chimps.
New York is attempting to cut the costs of cancer screenings and give people paid time off for doctor visits in an effort to increase early detection rates and public health. Sign this petition to support this lifesaving initiative.
Hateful bigots with guns are going to protest Islam’s presence in the United States outside a mosque full of people who just want to practice their religion in peace. Demand that this violent, dangerous rally be called off at once.
GMO’s that cause cancer and early death in lab mice are in 70 percent of processed foods available in the United States, but companies are not required to label food items that contain them. Sign our petition to demand GMO labeling.
Jurassic World is an advocate for animal rights and has already been seen by millions of people. The writers of this movie are using their incredible platform for so much good. Applaud this game-changing advocacy by signing this petition.
A man allegedly kidnapped children and inflicted terrible acts of sexual abuse and torture on them. Sign this petition to demand that he receives life in prison.
A dog who was dragged behind a vehicle had to be put down after it sustained terrible injuries, including broken bones, a torn belly, and shredded front paws. Sign this petition to demand that justice is done for this dog.
Fracking causes significant risks to human health. Demand that fracking operations stop until more is known about how to protect the environment and the public.
Twenty abandoned animals were found in Mexico, many starving, beat and with medical problems. A circus nearby may have committed this saddening crime of abandoning innocent animals. Urge the Mexican government to investigate the circus and punish the circus for its sickening crime if proven to be true.
The Confederate flag was insultingly flown high in the air as a prominent African American senator’s casket was driven past it, despite the fact that the South Carolina Governor could have taken it down temporarily. Demand the Governor apologize to the victim’s family for making the very tactless decision to let the flag fly high during this extremely tragic event.
Indiscriminate nets are catching and killing many marine animals as bycatch when the nets are only meant to trap swordfish and thresher sharks. Sign this petition to demand the removal of drift gillnets that cause completely wasteful mass death.
A Girl Scout troop was berated with racist insults from adults for speaking out about poor conditions at the local animal shelter. Please sign this petition to support the young girls for their courage for supporting animals rights.
Supreme Court Justices who vote in favor of marriage equality are putting their opinions above those of Jesus and Moses and can be impeached as a result, according to one congressman. Demand this official resign from office for his profound misunderstanding of how our government works.