Netflix recently announced a progressive new parental leave policy for employees but failed to mention the policy will exclude hourly and part-time workers who may need the policy the most. Urge Netflix to include these workers in its policy.
An animal center in Miami allegedly uses caustic cleaning chemicals that cause burns. The dogs are forced to sit on the chemical-laden floors in pure torment as their flesh is burned away. Urge police to open an animal cruelty investigation against this center.
Dozens of animals were reportedly living in their own feces, enduring open wounds and broken bones in a house without water or electricity in the care of a hoarder. Urge the Attorney General to sentence this woman to treatment in a mental health facility.
There has been a significant rise in animal experimentation in Israel, and many animals suffer the maximum pain level allowed by law during the experiments. Urge Israel’s Health Ministry to promote alternatives instead.
Animal control facilities are being investigated after complaints were sent to the county office. Please sign this petition to thank the county for investigating the situation and enforcing improvements for the facilities.
A woman was threatened and forced to leave a café due to behavior caused by her disabilities. The government of Russia needs to properly protect people with disabilities and raise awareness of about their struggles to stop incidents like this from happening in the future.
Land, water and air are in danger of pollution by a proposal to construct a 300-mile gas pipeline through a coveted and mountainous area. This pipeline only benefits the fracking industry. We must speak up now to stop this pipeline before construction starts.
A memo saying that religious organizations seeking federal grants could not be forced to adhere to religious nondiscrimination laws in hiring must be reversed. Tell Obama to reverse this hateful memo at once.
Cyanide levels near the site of a recent deadly chemical warehouse explosion in Tianjin are 365 times the safe limit level. Urge officials to begin cleanup immediately.
Two animal shelters have lost their licenses due to allegations of inadequate vet care, misappropriation of funds, and illegal drug activity . Please sign this petition to praise the state for revoking their licenses.
A mother reportedly admitted to killing three of her children out of jealousy. The first two deaths weren’t enough for authorities to lock her up or keep the other children out of her custody. Please demand authorities protect the remaining child by ensuring this mother is never around children again.
A high school student was sent home for a dress code violation–her collarbone was showing. The extremely strict dress code of Kentucky schools specifically targets females and make their options of dress slim. Demand the removal of sexism and oppression from these dress code policies.
Buildings could clean the air around them through simple panels coated with a smog-eating substance. Sign our petition to urge the President to incentivize installing these panels that will reduce air pollution and fight against the threat of climate change.
The Cochin International Airport has become the first airport to be powered solely by solar energy. Applaud the move, which will eliminate 300,000 metric tonnes of carbon emissions in the next 25 years.
Dr. Walter Palmer, the man responsible for killing Cecil the lion, has reopened his dental business. This man should not be allowed to stay in business, as his hunting practices have been called into question here and abroad. Demand the mayor shut down Palmer’s dental business so Palmer cannot use its profits to kill endangered wildlife.
A notorious misogynist is making money through Amazon, which currently sells all of his guides on how to get away with raping women. Demand that these misogynist and dangerous sex manuals be immediately removed from the website.
All the planet’s Muslims need to be taken out with nuclear weapons for the world to truly achieve peace, according to a campaign staffer for a prominent Republican politician. Demand that this staffer be fired at once for their disgusting genocide-mongering.
When a reporter asked Hillary Clinton if she wiped clean the email server that housed potentially confidential information transferred through a private email, she gave a nonchalant and sarcastic answer. Demand accountability for honest answers surrounding this scandal.
The first drug used to treat low female libido has just been approved in the U.S. Sign the petition to applaud this advancement in women’s sexual health.
Wildlife and water quality are in danger from a decision to allow coal mining in a wildlife area that has already been reclaimed from previous mining operations. Take action now to protect our precious natural resources.
After a PETA video revealed a supplier’s inhumane treatment and slaughtering of lambs, a fashion designer cut her company’s ties with them. Praise Stella McCartney for taking a stand in favor of animal rights and cutting ties with this supplier.
A prestigious film festival has added a category dedicated to animal rights. Applaud the film festival staff for helping to raise awareness and educate mainstream audiences about the plight of animals.
China undertook the largest ecological engineering project to plant trees around a desert that was encroaching and threatening arable land. Areas that experienced soil erosion are now under control and lands that were previously affected by desertification have now been harnessed. Commend China for taking a decisive step in conserving the environment.
A ban on the commercial and sports trapping of bobcats was recently passed in California. Bobcats have come under increasing pressure in recent years as their furs are in high demand in the international market. Sign this petition to applaud California lawmakers for protecting this majestic species.
Wind farms will no longer be legally permitted to kill eagles, thanks to the efforts of passionate activists groups. Thank one particular bird conservancy group for its efforts to help save birds from senseless deaths.