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.
Sheep and lambs are being brutally tortured on ranches claiming to “responsibly source” their wool. Urge authorities to investigate these ranches and put an end to the horrific abuse, neglect and mutilation of innocent animals.
A kind-hearted homeless man has been helping neglected dogs despite his poor status. The man is determined to continue saving dogs despite his financial inability and lack of shelter. Urge the government to support this man so he can continue to provide loving care for stray animals.
A documentary exposing the dog meat trade in China has helped save thousands of dogs from slaughter. Praise the filmmaker’s efforts to raise awareness of this practice.
Nearly 30 wild elephants have been exported from Zimbabwe to a Chinese safari park known for its poor treatment of animals. Urge Zimbabwe to make animal conservation a priority and stop the reckless exportation of its animals.
The first female soldiers are set to graduate from the honorable Army Ranger School, where troops train for infantry and other front-line operations. Praise this positive step towards ensuring equality for all genders in the military.
President Obama went back on his climate change plans and granted Shell Oil a permit to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean off the coast of Alaska. Tell Obama you oppose the drilling approval and are disappointed he’s going back on his word regarding climate change.
A horrific bombing at a Bangkok shrine left at least 22 dead. Urge authorities to stop at nothing to find the person or group responsible for this sickening attack so that they can be punished for their terrorist hate crimes.
Six beautiful butterfly species are facing a high risk of extinction because of climate change. These sensitive creatures are too small to recover from regular droughts expected in the future, but reducing pollution and improving landscape management could save them. Urge authorities to save the butterflies.
Over one hundred million Americans are at risk of exposure to toxic gasses from chemical processing plants and storage facilities that could be released in the event of an explosion or other disaster. Encourage Obama to push for safer chemical processes before it’s too late.
A local sheriff responded to the murder of a woman by her abuser by saying that all women need to obtain and learn to use firearms to protect themselves, laying the blame for this killing on the victim. Sign our petition to demand that this statement be retracted and that an apology is issued to the community.
A university fraternity is under investigation after video surfaced alleging to show its members discussing their plans to rape and sexually assault women. Demand that all the members found responsible for making these comments be expelled as soon as possible for the safety of the community and other students.
Asia could be emitting twice as much mercury as initially thought. The underestimation means that living things could be facing a much higher risk. Sign this petition to demand an investigation on the extent of mercury emission from Asia.
The U.K. has been identified as the biggest food waster in the European Union. Sadly, 80 percent of the waste can be avoided if action is taken. Sign this petition to urge the U.K. to introduce new policies that will curb food wastage.
Close to one billion people lack access to sufficient quantities of affordable food. The mega-bank Goldman Sachs plays a role in this human injustice by manipulating food prices through commodity speculation. Urge the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to ban this toxic practice.
The Peruvian government recently destroyed the coca crops of nearly half a million people, taking away many families’ main source of livelihood, allegedly without providing any support after. Tell the Peruvian government to provide these people with assistance so they can survive.
Presidential candidate Donald Trump released an immigration plan that includes reversing constitutional rights to citizenship and deporting millions. Tell Trump to stop spewing evil lies about immigrants and to change his hate-filled immigration plan.
A woman allegedly made her son shoot a puppy dog after discovering that it ate her ducks. Demand this woman be given the maximum penalty if she is found guilty of this sick crime.
An officer allegedly abused her animals in her home by leaving them them without any food or water. Please sign this petition to ask the district attorney to advocate for an appropriate punishment for this officer, if found guilty.
Despite agreeing to source its eggs from cage-free hens, Trader Joe’s refuses to reveal its private-label egg suppliers. Consumers have a right to know where the eggs they’re buying come from; sign the petition to demand transparency from Trader Joe’s.