An animal shelter is helping dogs and puppies get adopted by teaming up with a successful program that moves animals to less-crowded shelters. Please sign this petition to thank the shelter for their efforts.
A proposed gold mine will wreak havoc on a treasured ski area. Gold mines commonly release mercury and cyanide into the surrounding environment, putting local communities at risk. Take action now to protect this area from demolition and chemical pollution.
Many cities in America are considering laws that would regulate food-sharing operations such as soup kitchens, forcing many to close altogether. Demand that the federal government treat the root of the issue, hunger, and ensure that the homeless always have a healthy meal to eat.
Teachers are true heroes, yet the media often blames them for crumbling public schools. Call on a major magazine to end its anti-teacher propaganda.
The environmental and safety costs of carbon pollution need to be incorporated into all major decisions made by the federal government. Urge the government to use all of the tools at its discretion to calculate the true costs of its decisions and make the information available to the public.
Water is essential for life. Urge a city’s water and sewerage department to stop cutting off its low-income residents’ water supply.
A proposed coal mine could soon operate dangerously close to a freshwater river that supplies water to millions of people every day. Take action to stop this mine from polluting such a vital water source.
A massive methane gas cloud the size of Delaware has been spotted over the Four Corners region of the United States. Tell the EPA to investigate this matter and ensure that this cloud does not get bigger.
Despite a lawsuit filed against the state of California seeking to overturn the ban on foie gras production, the Supreme Court refused to hear the appeal. Thank the court now for keeping geese safe from cruel and unnecessary torture now.
A shooting range owner has recently declared her business a ‘Muslim-free zone’ and will refuse business to Muslims solely on the basis of their faith. Demand that she immediately and publicly drop her discriminatory policy.
A proposed open-pit coal mine would threaten the air and water quality of a precious coastal bay, as well as put wildlife and human health at risk. Take action now to protect this natural area and its inhabitants.
A hold on same-sex adoptions was just lifted by the Utah Supreme Court following the recent legalization of marriage equality in the state. Sign to praise the court for its swift action to allow waiting children to be adopted into loving homes.
A new smartphone app has been developed that allows users to document and report crimes against animals. Thank its developers now for giving the public the opportunity to do more to help protect animals from abuse.
A woman was unfairly sentenced to death for acting in self defense. Fight for her retrial by telling the Supreme Leader to halt this execution immediately.
For nearly two decades, student athletes at the University of North Carolina took fake classes and received undeserved grades just to remain eligible to play sports. Urge UNC’s Chancellor to fire the administrator responsible for robbing these athletes of a quality education.
A man in Northern Ireland, who burned a family dog alive, is the first person in the country’s history to be found guilty of animal cruelty. Sign the petition to applaud the judge for his valorous efforts.
A large area of the Amazon rainforest has been placed under protection by the Brazilian government. Applaud the move, which will benefit the environment and its inhabitants by outlawing deforestation and development.
A dangerous herbicide with the same ingredient as the chemical weapon Agent Orange has been approved by the EPA. Stop this product from contaminating our food.
A sheriff’s office was pivotal in the arrest of three abusive dog owners. Thank the rescuers for the role they played in the arrest of these horrendous people.
Domestic workers have faced appalling working conditions, abuse, and exploitation at the hands of careless employers. Sign the petition to urge labor law reform and improve the quality of life for migrant workers.
Berkeley, California is considering making all housing pet-friendly, which would reduce the number of abandoned animals and create more happy homes for pets. Ask the city mayor to support this proposal.
A representative recently stated that Ebola had possibly mutated to become transmissible through the air, despite health authorities offering no evidence whatsoever of that being the case. Demand that he stop contributing to a culture of fear about Ebola, and urge him to stay in his line of expertise in the future.
Illegal oil drilling has been taking place off the coast of New Zealand, putting marine life at risk. The company responsible claims that it was unaware its activity was illegal, when in reality it simply neglected to learn new drilling rules. Urge authorities to take legal action against the oil company.
A beautiful and imperiled bird species is in danger of disappearing forever. Help protect the habitat that these birds depend on for survival, and save them from imminent extinction.
The captivity of whales, dolphins, and porpoises has been outlawed in San Francisco, preventing SeaWorld from ever operating in the city. Thank the government officials responsible for passing this life-saving resolution.