Recent Petitions

Drop Transphobic Charges Against Nine Women

Drop Transphobic Charges Against Nine Women

Nine transgender women were arrested at a private party due to discriminatory laws. Please support this petition to drop the charges against them, and encourage equality in Malaysia.

Provide Therapy and Education to Prevent Domestic Violence by NFL Players

Provide Therapy and Education to Prevent Domestic Violence by NFL Players

A former NFL player was recently charged with domestic abuse for biting his girlfriend and stepping on her face. Domestic violence has been a problem for current and former players for too long. Urge the NFL to increase access to mental health professionals for current and former NFL players and enforce mandatory domestic abuse education across the NFL to stop the domestic violence before it happens.

Punish Woman Who Allegedly Kept Animals in Squalor

Punish Woman Who Allegedly Kept Animals in Squalor

An Illinois woman is charged with animal cruelty after 67 animals were removed from her home who had been living in cages and feces and were having illegal surgeries performed on them. Many of the animals were found dead stuffed in freezers and bags. Urge the Williamson County Illinois State’s Attorney to punish this woman to the full extent of the law.

Fire Employees Who Allegedly Scalded Live Chickens

Fire Employees Who Allegedly Scalded Live Chickens

An animal rights group released an undercover video showing chickens being scalded alive, punched, and thrown to the ground in a Foster Farms factory. Please sign this petition to demand that the employees responsible will be fired if these allegations are proven true.

Stop Killer Nitrogen Pollution

Stop Killer Nitrogen Pollution

Nitrogen levels in the Long Island Sound are dangerously high. With these increasing levels, algae blooms are formed which block sunlight and suck oxygen out of the Sound so that organisms are slowly depleted of it. Sign this petition to demand that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo creates a new nitrogen reduction plan.

Don’t Slaughter Wild Horses on Navajo Land

Don’t Slaughter Wild Horses on Navajo Land

Wild horses are being captured by the thousands on Navajo land and being taken to slaughter in Mexico. Urge the Navajo Nation to stop this unnecessary killing and preserve both their wild horses and free-range livestock.

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Drop Sexist Dress Code for Female Flight Attendants

Sexist policies are forcing female flight attendants to wear high heels on planes even though that footwear is profoundly impractical and can cause permanent foot damage. Demand that this misogynistic requirement be lifted at once.

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Demand That Police Begin Carrying First Aid Kits

Countless victims of police shootings could have been saved if they had received immediate first aid to keep them alive until they could be transported to a hospital. Demand that every police vehicle be required to have a full first aid kit in it so that these lives can be saved.

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Success: Captive Chimps Declared Endangered

Captive chimpanzees have been granted federal protection and are finally labeled as an endangered species. Commend the individuals responsible for protecting the diminishing population of chimps.

Decrease Health Care Costs for Cancer Screenings

Decrease Health Care Costs for Cancer Screenings

New York is attempting to cut the costs of cancer screenings and give people paid time off for doctor visits in an effort to increase early detection rates and public health. Sign this petition to support this lifesaving initiative.

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Stop Hateful Armed Rally Outside Peaceful Mosque

Hateful bigots with guns are going to protest Islam’s presence in the United States outside a mosque full of people who just want to practice their religion in peace. Demand that this violent, dangerous rally be called off at once.

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Label All Food Containing Genetically Modified Organisms

GMO’s that cause cancer and early death in lab mice are in 70 percent of processed foods available in the United States, but companies are not required to label food items that contain them. Sign our petition to demand GMO labeling.

Applaud Jurassic World for Supporting Animal Rights

Applaud Jurassic World for Supporting Animal Rights

Jurassic World is an advocate for animal rights and has already been seen by millions of people. The writers of this movie are using their incredible platform for so much good. Applaud this game-changing advocacy by signing this petition.

Demand Life Sentence for Alleged Child Pornographer

Demand Life Sentence for Alleged Child Pornographer

A man allegedly kidnapped children and inflicted terrible acts of sexual abuse and torture on them. Sign this petition to demand that he receives life in prison.

Demand Justice for Dog Dragged Behind Vehicle

Demand Justice for Dog Dragged Behind Vehicle

A dog who was dragged behind a vehicle had to be put down after it sustained terrible injuries, including broken bones, a torn belly, and shredded front paws. Sign this petition to demand that justice is done for this dog.

Stop Hazardous Fracking Pollution

Stop Hazardous Fracking Pollution

Fracking causes significant risks to human health. Demand that fracking operations stop until more is known about how to protect the environment and the public.

Punish Mexican Circus for Animals Allegedly Left to Die

Punish Mexican Circus for Animals Allegedly Left to Die

Twenty abandoned animals were found in Mexico, many starving, beat and with medical problems. A circus nearby may have committed this saddening crime of abandoning innocent animals. Urge the Mexican government to investigate the circus and punish the circus for its sickening crime if proven to be true.

The South Carolina and American flags flying at half-staff behind the Confederate flag erected in front of the State Congress building in Columbia, South Carolina on June 19, 2015. Police captured the white suspect in a gun massacre at one of the oldest black churches in Charleston in the United States, the latest deadly assault to feed simmering racial tensions. Police detained 21-year-old Dylann Roof, shown wearing the flags of defunct white supremacist regimes in pictures taken from social media, after nine churchgoers were shot dead during bible study on Wednesday. AFP PHOTO/MLADEN ANTONOV        (Photo credit should read MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Apologize for Flying Confederate Flag During Shooting Victim’s Viewing

The Confederate flag was insultingly flown high in the air as a prominent African American senator’s casket was driven past it, despite the fact that the South Carolina Governor could have taken it down temporarily. Demand the Governor apologize to the victim’s family for making the very tactless decision to let the flag fly high during this extremely tragic event.

Save Whales and Dolphins from Drowning in Nets

Save Whales and Dolphins from Drowning in Nets

Indiscriminate nets are catching and killing many marine animals as bycatch when the nets are only meant to trap swordfish and thresher sharks. Sign this petition to demand the removal of drift gillnets that cause completely wasteful mass death.

Support Girl Scouts Who Endured Racism for Defending Animals

Support Girl Scouts Who Endured Racism for Defending Animals

A Girl Scout troop was berated with racist insults from adults for speaking out about poor conditions at the local animal shelter. Please sign this petition to support the young girls for their courage for supporting animals rights.

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Force Resignation of Pro-Theocracy Congressman

Supreme Court Justices who vote in favor of marriage equality are putting their opinions above those of Jesus and Moses and can be impeached as a result, according to one congressman. Demand this official resign from office for his profound misunderstanding of how our government works.

Give Chopper the Biker Dog His Therapy Registration Back

Give Chopper the Biker Dog His Therapy Registration Back

Chopper the therapy dog has lost his registration because his therapy organization does not allow animals to wear costumes. However, his clothing does not restrict him from providing effective therapy and is actually crucial to his work. Demand that the organization allow him to resume his lifesaving work at once.

Stop Sexual Harassment on Public Transit

Stop Sexual Harassment on Public Transit

Sexual harassment on public transportation currently carries little to no punishment. New York has the opportunity to turn this around and classify such behavior as a misdemeanor. Sign this petition to request that such action is taken.

Thank Google for Removing “Revenge Porn”

Thank Google for Removing “Revenge Porn”

Google has banned “revenge porn” from its search engine, announcing the removal of nude photos upon request. Thank Google for supporting victims of this harmful practice.

Protect Migrating Birds from Unnecessary Death

Protect Migrating Birds from Unnecessary Death

Big energy companies are killing hundreds of thousands of migratory birds every year and federal prosecutors could be barred from doing anything to stop it. Help protecting these birds by stopping the rider that prevents the Migratory Bird Treaty Act from being properly enforced.