Recent Petitions

Contaminated water from fracking pollutes land in North Dakota

Stop Destroying Land with Fracking Wastewater

Improper disposal of fracking wastewater has resulted in the destruction of farms, wildlife, and native vegetation. Tell officials to ensure the wastewater is safely disposed of to prevent further damage.

Allow Thousands of Miners to Reclaim Their Jobs

Allow Thousands of Miners to Reclaim Their Jobs

A government crackdown on cartel activity in iron mines has resulted in thousands of innocent workers losing their jobs. Demand that officials reopen the mines so the miners can reclaim their jobs.

Free Anti-Slavery Activist

Free Anti-Slavery Activist

A human rights and anti-slavery activist faces seven years in prison for uncovering abuses by a major fruit company. Demand that he be freed and honored for his work, not punished for defending human rights.

Spark a Solar Energy Revolution

Spark a Solar Energy Revolution

Solar energy can power millions of homes around the world while keeping our environment clean. Tell the World Bank to provide essential funding needed to help start a clean energy revolution.

Improve Welfare Standards for University Lab Animals

Improve Welfare Standards for University Lab Animals

Too many recent incidents of careless or reckless behavior at universities have jeopardized the welfare of lab animals. Ensure the welfare of all lab animals by demanding changes to lab policies and stricter regulations.

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Shut Down Incinerator for Harmful Illegal Emissions

A medical waste incinerator that emits pounds of cancer-causing air pollutants has been found guilty of emission overages and doctored records. Shut down this incinerator to protect the health of nearby residents.

Punish Police Officer for Slitting Dog’s Throat

Punish Police Officer for Slitting Dog’s Throat

A police officer recently slit the throat of a stray dog. No evidence, even that provided by the police department, suggests the dog posed a threat to anyone. Demand justice for this heinous act of cruelty now.

Revise Unclear and Restrictive Abortion Law

Revise Unclear and Restrictive Abortion Law

The reproductive rights of women in Ireland are being severely violated by vague abortion laws. Urge Ireland’s Prime Minister to immediately revise these unjust laws and allow women to fully exercise their reproductive rights.

Release Human Rights Activist Arrested for Using Twitter

Release Human Rights Activist Arrested for Using Twitter

Arrested for posting a comment on Twitter, a human rights worker is being imprisoned on defamation charges. The Bahraini government needs to release her immediately and drop the charges against her.

Halt Whaling Program

Halt Whaling Program

Despite being told that its whale hunts held no scientific basis, Japan will resume its annual slaughter of these large, gentle creatures. Urge the Prime Minister to stop these killings for the preservation of these endangered animals.

Praise Animal Rescue for Starting Humane Education Program

Praise Animal Rescue for Starting Humane Education Program

A newly created humane education program will educate the community about how to care for animals that have been abandoned and abused. Please sign this petition to thank the animal rescue group that created this program for its commitment to helping animals.

Stop Solar Plant from Killing Thousands of Birds

Stop Solar Plant from Killing Thousands of Birds

A solar plant is killing thousands of birds each year because of the heat from the light it reflects. Solar power is meant to reduce our environmental impact, not exacerbate it; demand the company devise a way to protect the birds today.

Ban Dangerous Parties at Zoo

Ban Dangerous Parties at Zoo

Evening fundraisers at the London Zoo promising a ‘wild night’ have put animals at risk and disrupted their behavior. Put an end to these cruel parties now.

Success: Gap Bans Sale of Angora Rabbit Fur

Success: Gap Bans Sale of Angora Rabbit Fur

Angora rabbits have their fur mercilessly ripped from their skin on fur farms, which leaves them in shock for hours, unable to eat, drink, or move. Many retailers have begun to ban angora fur from their products. Thank Gap for finally committing to this ban.

Success: State’s Groundwater Sources Protected from Overuse

Success: State’s Groundwater Sources Protected from Overuse

California’s groundwater sources were previously unregulated but were recently protected from overuse. Thank California’s governor for taking action to prevent California from drying up.

Success: Palm Oil Companies Place Moratorium on Deforestation

Success: Palm Oil Companies Place Moratorium on Deforestation

Five major palm oil corporations have decided to hold a moratorium on deforestation pending an environmental impact study. Commend the leaders of these companies for taking a huge step in the right direction.

Ohio strip coal mine

Stop Coal Mine from Destroying Natural Wildlife Area

A surface coal mine threatens a natural wildlife area by deforestation, water contamination, and harmful coal dust. Take action now to protect this coveted area of Ohio.

Fire Judge Who Brutally Assaulted His Wife

Fire Judge Who Brutally Assaulted His Wife

A judge received almost no punishment and kept his job after being arrested for beating his wife. Demand that he resign from his position of power immediately.

Improve Animal Welfare Standards in Dairies

Improve Animal Welfare Standards in Dairies

Cows were kicked, punched, dragged, and shocked by employees at a dairy supplier. Demand that strict animal welfare guidelines be implemented in order to prevent animal cruelty.

Denounce Woman Who Left Puppy for Dead

Denounce Woman Who Left Puppy for Dead

A New York woman was recently arrested and charged with animal cruelty after she threw away her battered dog in a shopping bag. Denounce this woman for her cruel actions and let her know that animal abuse is not something to be taken lightly.

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Stop Railroad from Destroying Fertile Agricultural Land

A railroad company plans to build a rail yard on fertile farmland. With farmland diminishing and aquifers running dry, this area needs to be saved. Take action to protect landowners and agricultural land from a company looking to transport dirty coal and oil.

Reprimand Meat Activist for Fighting Vegetarian School Menus

Reprimand Meat Activist for Fighting Vegetarian School Menus

A meat activist is fighting schools’ choices to serve vegetarian options on school lunch menus. Convince the activist to support these health efforts and shift his activism towards something more beneficial.

Success: SeaWorld Trainers Protected from Orca Attacks

Success: SeaWorld Trainers Protected from Orca Attacks

Three trainers have died from orca attacks at SeaWorld. Applaud new safety mandates that protect trainers by ensuring they stay out of the water during live killer whale shows.

Support Sustainable Living Project in Developing Country

Support Sustainable Living Project in Developing Country

An innovative sustainable living project introduced in Malaysia will reduce carbon footprint, decrease greenhouse gas emissions and promote global sustainable development. Sign the petition to support global sustainable living.

Praise Arrest of Man Who Shot Cat with Blow Darts

Praise Arrest of Man Who Shot Cat with Blow Darts

An Indianapolis man was arrested and charged with animal cruelty after he shot blow darts into his neighbor’s cat. Despite being rushed to a veterinarian, the cat had to be euthanized. Praise officials for arresting the animal abuser and bringing him to justice.