Recent Petitions

Success: Animal Welfare Law Passed

Success: Animal Welfare Law Passed

There’s new hope for abused animals in Thailand, as a groundbreaking law protecting domestic animals from cruelty is now going into effect. This law will protect the welfare of pet animals as well as animals kept for food or entertainment. Sign this petition to show your support.

Applaud Creation of Underwater Nature Reserve

Applaud Creation of Underwater Nature Reserve

An underwater nature reserve has been created in Africa, which prohibits commercial fishing of area. Thousands of ocean species will be protected due to this designation. Commend those responsible for this monumental decision.

End Global Hunger

End Global Hunger

More than eight hundred million people suffer from hunger and lack of access to nutritious food. Be part of the solution to global hunger by helping farmers thrive.

Ban Cruel Pig Gestation Crates

Ban Cruel Pig Gestation Crates

Cruel, restrictive crates for pigs could soon be banned in New Jersey if the governor approves the ban. Urge him to protect pigs from cages that force them to lie unmoving on their sides for months.

Don’t Allow Violent Misogynist to Give Dating Seminars

Don’t Allow Violent Misogynist to Give Dating Seminars

A man who advocates violently assaulting women as a seduction strategy is planning to teach these dehumanizing tactics at a seminar in Tokyo. Urge Japan to deny him entry to the country to protect both men and women from his influence.

Protect Threatened Sage-Grouse from Oil and Gas Industry

Protect Threatened Sage-Grouse from Oil and Gas Industry

The Gunnison sage-grouse’s newly acquired status as a threatened species may soon be stripped in a lawsuit that aims to protect oil and gas industry interests. Tell the governor to drop this lawsuit, as these birds desperately need their protected status to survive.

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Applaud Cathedral for Hosting Muslim Prayers

A very prominent Washington D.C. cathedral recently announced that it would begin hosting Muslim Friday prayers every week in its facilities. Thank the cathedral for taking a stand against Islamophobia and for advocating interfaith cooperation and support.

Thank Activist for Rehabilitating Abused Bait Dog

Thank Activist for Rehabilitating Abused Bait Dog

A man responsible for rehabilitating abused dogs should be thanked for his dedication. Many fighting dogs are euthanized, but others are transformed into loving pets, and it’s thanks to the efforts of animal welfare activists.

Strengthen Punishments for Animal Abusers

Strengthen Punishments for Animal Abusers

Currently, abuses against animals in Turkey are punishable by a fine, and offenders walk away with no criminal record. Demand that punishments are strengthened in order to ensure that those who abuse and torture animals are properly brought to justice.

End Abuse of Anaconda for Entertainment

End Abuse of Anaconda for Entertainment

The Discovery Channel plans to air video of the shocking abuse it committed against an anaconda. Demand that the network stop stigmatizing top predators, and instead show the species respect and educate the public about these fascinating creatures.

Stop Implying That All Muslims Support ISIS

Stop Implying That All Muslims Support ISIS

Conservative news sources all too frequently condemn Muslims for not speaking out against ISIS, all the while ignoring the voices of those who do. Demand that conservatives stop reinforcing an Islamophobic narrative and start reporting on prominent Muslims who have denounced the group’s atrocities.

Prosecute Workers Who Kicked and Mutilated Cows

Prosecute Workers Who Kicked and Mutilated Cows

Dairy workers were caught kicking and punching cows and cutting off their tails, but will not face charges for this horrendous cruelty. Help ensure these perpetrators are brought to justice.

Applaud Conviction of Ruthless War Rapist

Applaud Conviction of Ruthless War Rapist

A vicious Congolese general, who raped girls as young as 11 years old, is the first person to ever be prosecuted for a war crime in the country’s history. Sign the petition to thank Mrs. Hillary Clinton for spearheading his conviction.

Success: City Approves Speedy Animal Adoptions

Success: City Approves Speedy Animal Adoptions

Chicago’s homeless animals will now be able to be adopted more quickly, thanks to a proposal put forth by the mayor. Thank him for his efforts to help more shelter animals find loving homes.

Thank Pentagon for Phasing Out Use of Live Animals in Medical Training

Thank Pentagon for Phasing Out Use of Live Animals in Medical Training

The United States military has begun phasing out the use of live animals in medical training programs. Thank officials for joining the many other countries that have banned such practices.

Don’t Refuse Service to LGBT Customers

Don’t Refuse Service to LGBT Customers

Open discrimination against LGBT customers could soon become legal at many businesses, if a new state law passes. Speak out against this outrageous policy.

Stop Sending Live Baby Chicks Through the Mail

Stop Sending Live Baby Chicks Through the Mail

One-day-old live chicks endure a dangerous and terrifying ordeal when they are sent through the mail by the U.S. Postal Service. Urge the Postmaster General to put an end to this barbaric practice.

Commend Activist For Getting Sexist Seminars Cancelled

Commend Activist For Getting Sexist Seminars Cancelled

A recent campaign against misogynistic speaker Julien Blanc has met with enormous success, getting him banned from Australia. Please support activist Jenn Li in her continued efforts to stop the spread of these violent and sexist teachings and protect women around the globe.

Reject Secretive, Irresponsible Fracking Guidelines

Reject Secretive, Irresponsible Fracking Guidelines

Fracking destroys watersheds and poisons people, yet new guidelines drafted in secret would allow energy companies to continue this irresponsible practice. Demand a new process that takes into account the public’s concerns about fracking.

Stop Putting Homeless People in Jail

Stop Putting Homeless People in Jail

A local ban criminalizing homeless encampments punishes those who have no place to live by incarcerating them. Urge officials to retract this ban and instead help the homeless population by offering assistance.

Applaud Ban on Cod Fishing

Applaud Ban on Cod Fishing

Fishermen in Maine have been barred from catching cod for the next six months due to concern about its dwindling population. Applaud this policy that will protect the cod population from diminishing.

Fire Cop Who Destroyed Homeless Man’s Only Photos of Dead Wife

Fire Cop Who Destroyed Homeless Man’s Only Photos of Dead Wife

A police officer destroyed a laptop that contained the only photos of a homeless man’s dead wife for no reason other than spite. Demand that this cop be fired for this senseless act of brutality and abuse of power.

Praise Starbucks for Promoting LGBT Visibility

Praise Starbucks for Promoting LGBT Visibility

A new Starbucks commercial prominently features genderqueer actors, making it one of the most progressive LGBT-centric ads in the media today. Sign the petition to show your support for LGBT visibility in the media.

Celebrate Muslim Students’ Holidays at School

Celebrate Muslim Students’ Holidays at School

Muslim children going to school in the U.S. are rarely allowed to celebrate their religious holidays like their Christian and Jewish peers. Demand that a county immediately grant Muslim students equal treatment and amend its calendar to include a day off for a Muslim holiday.

Protect Women from Preventable Death

Protect Women from Preventable Death

Thousands of women die every year as a result of pregnancy complications and unsafe abortions, in developing countries around the world. Don’t let this preventable travesty continue any longer.