Battery hens live a depressing life. The Tasmania government had stopped buying battery hen eggs and begun to phase out battery hen farms until a new party took power. Tell the Tasmanian government that its policy change is unacceptable and that it must end the purchase of battery hen eggs.
Over a thousand captive-bred minks died after being released from their enclosures by animal rights activists. Your signature will ask that the well-being of animals is considered before any future acts of protest.
Participants of an anti-environmentalist movement added smoke stacks to their cars solely to emit excessive amounts of black smoke into the air. Stop this group from purposefully hurting human health and polluting the air.
A gay Oklahoma student was expelled from her conservative Christian university, just months before graduation, after administrators found out about her marriage to her longtime partner. Sign the petition to support LGBT people’s pursuit of a faith-based education.
Commercial trade of endangered scalloped hammerhead sharks will soon be legal under a permit system, even though the sharks’ decline is largely due to their overfishing for use in shark fin soup. Urge the government to ban all trade in scalloped hammerhead sharks and protect this threatened species.
Dangerous substances that can cause devastating diseases have been mishandled at the same centers that are expected to provide for the safety and health of American citizens. American citizens cannot afford to fall victim to the mistakes of those who fail to follow regulations. Urge the director of this U.S. institution to create more stringent rules to ensure public welfare.
One mayor is proposing a ban on same-sex kissing in public. This assault on human rights is morally reprehensible and must be stopped. Support same-sex couples and denounce this terrible attack on love.
In India, hospitals are driven by the need to make a profit, purposefully purchasing expensive equipment and medicines on the dime of the patients. As the cost of these products are becoming increasingly unaffordable, it is increasingly difficult for patients to receive vital treatment. Sign this petition to stop this immoral act and call for inexpensive care for the patients of India.
Lesser prairie chickens face serious threats from human activity and climate change, yet the federal government stopped short of properly protecting them. Urge the government to prove that the interests of oil companies do not take precedence over the survival of this species.
Developers are planning to construct a large dump that would threaten critical drinking water supplies, Native American religious sites and wildlife habitat. Demand that San Diego County end this destructive dump project.
Two scientists are creating a wireless network that can provide power and clean energy to the entire globe. Support them in their noble efforts.
Despite attempting to blame alcoholism for the fact that he dragged his dog for miles behind his truck, a criminal instead faces years in prison. Thank the judge for issuing the maximum sentence in this heartbreaking case of animal abuse.
Increased corporate meddling in elections threatens to drown out the concerns of average voters. Applaud efforts to create a constitutional amendment to limit the influence of money in American politics.
The drought stricken state of California is imposing harsh and strict regulations on conserving water. The governor should be praised for his drastic action to ensure that all citizens have access to water.
Inmates at a federal super-maximum prison spend a prolonged period of time in solitary confinement, where their mental health quickly deteriorates. Such treatment of another human being is cruel and inhumane, and must be halted at once.
The Supreme Court struck down a Massachusetts law mandating that anti-abortion protestors stay at least 35 feet away from abortion clinics. Praise state officials for quickly introducing a new bill to protect patients and staff.
With a homeless youth population of approximately 10,000, Uganda faces a unique crisis as children begin to make up the largest demographic group living in poverty. Sign the petition to save these children from further exploitation.
Nestle Waters has been pumping water from an underground aquifer in a drought-stricken region of California and bottling it for export, without government regulation or oversight. Demand that the company release water table information and work with local officials to ensure the aquifer is being sustainably used and equitably shared.
Four rhinos were recently killed by poachers, and their horns were sawed off to sell overseas. The lives of these animals need to be remembered in an attempt to curb poaching and tell the world that we care about our endangered wildlife.
Thousands of healthy stray animals are at risk of being euthanized, if a proposed amendment to animal welfare regulations becomes law. This is an easy way for government officials to avoid assuming responsibility for their own inaction and failure to implement humane population controls. Urge officials to ensure that innocent stray animals will not be killed.
After hearing a case of a man who ruthlessly dragged his dog from the back of his vehicle, a judge assigned him the maximum sentence of five years in prison for animal cruelty. Thank her for sending a strong message that animal cruelty will not be tolerated.
Water provider Poland Spring is trying to create a water extraction plant in a small town. The plant would hurt the small town’s ability to access water, both now and in the future. Sign the petition to stop this large company from harming this small town.
Loopholes that allow known domestic violence abusers to purchase deadly weapons are putting women and families at risk. Support mandatory background checks that would keep guns out of the hands of dangerous individuals.
Charlie is a 5 year old big, sweet, tender and beautiful dog who hasn’t even gotten to celebrate his 6th birthday yet. He was recently diagnosed with Lymphoma and is undergoing intensive chemotherapy. Charlie needs all the love, support, prayers and funding that he can get to get through this arduous journey.
Jumping Jack is a sweet California Mutt who was brutally struck by a hit-and-run driver and left in the road to die. Fortunately Jumping Jack survived the collision, but was left with numerous pelvic and femur fractures. Please help Jumping Jack get back on his feet.