Recent Petitions

Thank Synth-Pop Superstar for Speaking Out Against Animal Testing

Thank Synth-Pop Superstar for Speaking Out Against Animal Testing

An international musician has declined to participate in the Ice Bucket Challenge due to environmental and animal welfare issues. Please thank her for raising awareness about these important causes.

Uphold Human Rights

Uphold Human Rights

Countries are criticizing the United States for not upholding human rights during tense protests in Missouri. Urge the president to support human rights, and ensure that others in positions of power do the same.

Stop Discrimination Against Low-Income Class

Stop Discrimination Against Low-Income Class

Caste systems in India have forced lower class individuals to work as manual scavengers, cleaning human excrement with no protection and for little pay. Urge the President of India to protect poor citizens’ health by ending this discriminatory practice.

Praise Enivronmentally Friendly College Library

Praise Enivronmentally Friendly College Library

Universities are making the switch to digital resources, reducing paper consumption and providing students with more opportunities to easily access the educational materials they need. Praise one college’s efforts to establish an eco-friendly library.

Thank ‘Angels’ for 25 Years of Service

Thank ‘Angels’ for 25 Years of Service

An organization has been cooking and serving food to the terminally ill of Los Angeles County for 25 years. Thank the organization for its dedication and loving care of those in need.

Save Rare White Lions

Save Rare White Lions

White lions are in danger of extinction due to habitat loss and trophy hunting. Despite being critical to maintaining the health of their ecosystem, white lions are offered no protection from the government. Urge the South African government to stop the slaughter of white lions.

Applaud Action to Protect Species at Risk

Applaud Action to Protect Species at Risk

Eleven and a half million dollars worth of funding is to be distributed to various environmental organizations and animal protection agencies in Canada. Applaud the government’s efforts to preserve native wildlife and the ecosystems that support them.

Protect Drinking Water from Coal Companies

Protect Drinking Water from Coal Companies

Mountain streams that people and wildlife depend on are being poisoned by mining practices which involve blasting the tops off of mountains. Help stop mountaintop removal coal mining, and protect clean drinking water.

Support a Permanent Whale Sanctuary

Support a Permanent Whale Sanctuary

Soon, the International Whaling Commission will vote again on a proposal to create a permanent whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic. Japan’s pressure for votes in favor of commercial whaling caused the proposal to fail in 2012. But only one more vote is needed to sway the results: urge Tanzania to change its stance at this year’s meeting and vote in support of the whale sanctuary, protecting whales in the South Atlantic forever.

Praise Actress for Publicly Rejecting Animal Testing

Praise Actress for Publicly Rejecting Animal Testing

An actress who is well known for her animal advocacy has publicly declined support of a popular foundation because the company tests on animals. Commend the actress for standing up for animals abused in the name of science.

Applaud Nonprofit for Inspiring Abused Girls to Heal through Exercise

Applaud Nonprofit for Inspiring Abused Girls to Heal through Exercise

A nonprofit organization is helping girls who have been abused or are at-risk to heal and develop confidence through exercise. Thank the creator of this organization for working to transform these girls’ lives.

Protect the Ogallala Aquifer

Protect the Ogallala Aquifer

The Ogallala Aquifer is a significant source of water for the United States, but its supply is draining rapidly. Support the efforts of the Western Kansas Groundwater Management District to develop and implement a conservation measure that would help slow the depletion of the aquifer, protecting vital groundwater resources for the future.

Tell Superintendent to Apologize for Inappropriate Comments

Tell Superintendent to Apologize for Inappropriate Comments

Female high school students were called ‘skanks’ and asked to bend over by the school’s superintendent who felt the students were dressed inappropriately. Urge the superintendent to apologize to the students for her rude comments.

Block Genetically Modified Agent Orange Crops

Block Genetically Modified Agent Orange Crops

A dangerous poison known as ‘Agent Orange’ may soon be used as a herbicide, contaminating our land, water, and food. Urge officials to reject this corporate bid for domestic chemical warfare.

Stop Reopening of Gold Mine

Stop Reopening of Gold Mine

A businessman wants to reopen a gold mine in California at the risk of harming the environment and potentially draining the water in the ground. Stop the damage to our environment and wildlife by telling this businessman to make his money elsewhere.

Applaud Program to Prevent Birds from Deadly Collisions

Applaud Program to Prevent Birds from Deadly Collisions

It is estimated that annually up to one billion birds in North America are killed or injured from crashing into windows. Please show your appreciation of a program that aims to protect birds from these deadly collisions.

Protect Communities from Toxic Fracking

Protect Communities from Toxic Fracking

Gas companies are polluting communities’ drinking water with secret chemical concoctions. Demand transparency and help stop this toxic contamination.

Praise College for Bold Trans Rights Move

Praise College for Bold Trans Rights Move

A historic women’s college will now consider transgender students for admissions. Applaud the institution’s landmark decision to support trans rights.

Rescue Mentally-Ill Circus Elephants

Rescue Mentally-Ill Circus Elephants

A video of circus elephants “dancing” to music has actually been identified by animal experts as symptoms of mental-illness and severe trauma. Urge health officials to seize these troubled creatures that are being mocked by ignorant patrons and relocate them to animal sanctuaries.

Protect Endangered Whale from Oil Exploration

Protect Endangered Whale from Oil Exploration

Only 500 awe-inspiring members of a rare whale species remain alive. Prevent oil exploration from driving these animals into extinction,

Stop Burning Coal to Protect Birds

Stop Burning Coal to Protect Birds

Birds and other wildlife are being contaminated by mercury thanks to coal burning factories. In order to protect our animals from this danger, we need to ban all coal factories and switch to renewable resources.

Praise Court for Humane Decision

Praise Court for Humane Decision

A court of appeals recently sided with local residents and animal rights advocates in a fight against a hog farm. Thank them for making this humane decision.

Applaud Doctor’s Efforts to Expand Access to Abortion Worldwide

Applaud Doctor’s Efforts to Expand Access to Abortion Worldwide

Each year, 21.6 million women experience an unsafe abortion, most of them in developing nations, according to the World Health Organization. Tragically, 47,000 die from complications of unsafe abortion. Thank this doctor who is working to help women worldwide make better-informed choices about their bodies.

Protect Human Rights Defender from Death Threats

Protect Human Rights Defender from Death Threats

Human rights defender Silvia Pérez Yescas has been threatened with death if she sets foot in her hometown. The authorities have been informed of the threats against her but have yet to act. Sign the petition and demand protection for Silvia Pérez Yescas.

Save the Last Wolverines from Extinction

Save the Last Wolverines from Extinction

Rare and elusive wolverines are threatened by trapping and climate change. Help save these animals before the last 300 wolverines in the Lower 48 disappear forever.