Recent Petitions

Stop Abusing Poultry

Stop Abusing Poultry

Workers have been accused of throwing birds, slicing their throats open while they are still conscious, and scalding them alive at a supplier for the country’s largest food service provider. Demand that the company adopt an animal welfare policy and put an end to the needlessly cruel slaughter of their poultry.

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Don’t Start Selling Commercial Flamethrowers

Potentially lethal and easily-operated flamethrowers may soon be available for purchase, and could wind up in the hands of dangerous people. Demand that the company that aims to sell these flamethrowers abandon its reckless plans.

Stop Tormenting Owls at Harry Potter Studio

Stop Tormenting Owls at Harry Potter Studio

Owls are being kept in tiny cages and subjected to camera flashes that constantly distress them at the Harry Potter studio. Urge Warner Bros. to stop this cruel treatment at once.

Let Military Members Opt Out of God Oath

Let Military Members Opt Out of God Oath

Soldiers who want to swear oaths of service without referencing ‘God’ will soon have to get congressional approval before they are allowed to do so, denying them their right to freedom of religion. Demand that the congressman who proposed this unconstitutional idea abandon it immediately.

Introduce Rape Kits on College Campuses

Introduce Rape Kits on College Campuses

Victims of sexual assault on college campuses may soon have access to emergency services by properly trained nurses. This will aid in the victims’ well being and can serve as substantial evidence in court. Sign this petition to show support for this important initiative.

Praise Expansion of Voting Rights

Praise Expansion of Voting Rights

While conservatives push people of color, youth and the poor off the voting rolls with regressive laws, one state is working to increase their participation. Praise the leaders helping to expand crucial voter rights.

Praise Hershey for Removing GMOs

Praise Hershey for Removing GMOs

Hershey’s Chocolate company has recently decided to remove GMOs from its chocolate bars and Kisses. Thank Hershey’s for this noble decision to respond to consumer demands.

Support Criminal Background Checks for Animal Adopters

Support Criminal Background Checks for Animal Adopters

Convicted animal abusers may soon be denied the right to adopt pets from animal shelters, thanks to new legislation that would require criminal background checks for potential adopters. This will ensure that animals in need get placed in safe, loving homes. Applaud this movement by signing this petition.

Save Ancient Forests and Wildlife Habitat

Save Ancient Forests and Wildlife Habitat

The pristine, ancient forests of Tasmania are a global treasure home to countless wildlife species, and now they are under threat. Save this special place from loggers and developers, and protect the animals who call Tasmania’s forests home.

Stand Up for Human Rights and Free Speech

Stand Up for Human Rights and Free Speech

Human rights abuses and the criminalization of peaceful protest could be sanctioned by law in Canada under a series of controversial new proposals. Don’t sacrifice our freedoms in the name of the War on Terror.

Save Wolves from Traps and Trophy Hunters

Save Wolves from Traps and Trophy Hunters

Wolves need our help to keep them safe from trophy hunters and deadly traps. Don’t let hunting and livestock interests remove the crucial protections that helped wolves recover from the brink of extinction.

Demand Justice for Puppy Beaten to Death

Demand Justice for Puppy Beaten to Death

A man allegedly threw a small puppy onto a concrete surface before punching it to death. Sign this petition to ensure that he is punished and receives psychological treatment.

Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada

Oppose Mining on Sacred Hill

Sacred tribal land and human health are in danger from a proposal to operate an open-pit gravel mine. Take action now to stop this mine from invading native land and destroying citizen health.

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Don’t Let Man Who Performs in Blackface Become Mayor

A white mayoral candidate has been performing in blackface for ten years, but is refusing to admit that doing so was racist. Demand that he cancel his candidacy for mayor at once.

Success: Support Dog Returned to Owner

Success: Support Dog Returned to Owner

A support dog was spared from euthanasia and returned to her owner, a disabled veteran. Thank District Attorney Liberman for sparing an innocent dog’s life and for protecting all involved in this case.

Release Unjustly Detained Pro-Democracy Activists

Release Unjustly Detained Pro-Democracy Activists

The recent arrest of at least 26 peaceful political activists is yet another blow in the fight for freedom of expression. Demand the immediate release of these peaceful pro-democracy activists.

Save Majestic Lions from Imminent Extinction

Save Majestic Lions from Imminent Extinction

Lions are in danger of becoming extinct within our lifetimes, but U.S. wildlife officials still refuse to give them much-needed protections. Demand that urgent action be taken to save lions immediately.

Harsens Island, Michigan

Thank EPA for Improving Wildlife Habitat

An area of environmental concern will finally be restored, greatly benefiting native plants and wildlife. Thank the Environmental Protection Agency for approving and funding this plan to restore and preserve natural habitat.

Applaud Prison Reform in Belgium

Applaud Prison Reform in Belgium

Prison sentences under one year have been banned in favor of alternative measures, such as probation or community service. Praise the move, which will not only improve criminal rehabilitation rates but reduce stress on the overcrowded prison system and save taxpayer funding.

Demand Justice for Boy Found Dead in His Home

Demand Justice for Boy Found Dead in His Home

A young boy has been found dead in his home after he was reported missing by his family days ago. Demand justice for the 3-year-old boy who may have been victim of deadly family abuse.

Charge Homophobic Attacker with Hate Crime

Charge Homophobic Attacker with Hate Crime

A gay man suffered a brutal attack by a homophobic individual who stomped on his head while screaming hate speech at him. Sign our petition to demand that the attacker is charged with a hate crime in addition to aggravated assault.

End False Allergen-Free Labeling

End False Allergen-Free Labeling

Companies are misleading and endangering consumers with the term “hypoallergenic,” which can be used on any product even if it still contains allergens. Demand the term “hypoallergenic” be substantiated or banned to protect people from potentially deadly allergic reactions.

Fire Vice Principal for Making Racist Remarks About Students

Fire Vice Principal for Making Racist Remarks About Students

A school’s vice principal was allegedly caught on video saying that he doesn’t like black students. Whether or not this was a joke, it is entirely unacceptable and he must be relieved of his duties immediately. Please sign here to make it happen.

Applaud Addition of Solar Panels and Rooftop Gardens to Commercial Buildings

Applaud Addition of Solar Panels and Rooftop Gardens to Commercial Buildings

Solar panels and rooftop greenery will be added to all new commercial buildings in France, thanks to a new government mandate. Applaud France’s creative approach to solving the pressing issue of climate change.

Save Shelter that Helps Hundreds of Animals Find Good Homes

Save Shelter that Helps Hundreds of Animals Find Good Homes

A compassionate shelter that has saved countless homeless animals’ lives is on the verge of shutting down due to its deteriorated buildings and facilities. A proposed rebuilding project can revive the shelter if it is allowed to proceed. Sign this petition to support the shelter’s rebuilding project.