A man was charged with animal cruelty after authorities received complaints from neighbors who allegedly found animal carcasses on his property. Please sign this petition to ensure that he gets arrested for allegedly abusing his animals.
During World War II, Americans were encouraged to grow “Victory Gardens” in support of war efforts. Today, our nation has become over-dependent on destructive large-scale commercial agriculture and import/export. End these issues by putting food production back in the hands of people: bring back the Victory Garden.
A precious freshwater aquifer and vital farmland are in danger from an opencast coal mine that has been approved to operate on a ridge overlooking this fertile land. Speak up now to protect these important natural resources.
A University of Cincinnati police officer recently shot an unarmed man in the head, sources say. Demand that the University of Cincinnati police train their officers to use more peaceful tactics to prevent further shootings.
19 Kids and Counting has been cancelled after it was revealed that a family member molested multiple children and the rest of the family responded by defending and making excuses for him. Applaud the decision to take these awful people off the air by signing our petition.
Muslims have been reduced to second-class citizens at a gun shop that has instituted a “Muslim-free zone” policy of religious discrimination in order to ostensibly “ensure the safety of patriots” in the store and in the wider community. Demand that this outrageous policy of religious discrimination be lifted at once.
Republicans are trying to make it legal to fire LGBTQ people for “religious reasons” and with a bill that could also allow employers to fire single pregnant women. Sign our petition to demand they drop this attempt to roll back anti-discrimination progress.
Four wild dolphins have been taken from their homes and kept in a cramped, chlorinated pool together for the exploitation and entertainment of tourists. Tell the Minister of Forestry to keep his word and remove dolphin entertainment from this resort.
Hateful media personalities are calling for the mass killing of sharks in our oceans in the wake of several violent and heavily publicized attacks in order to, they say, “protect swimmers.” Reject this reckless proposal that would put the final nail in the coffin for countless endangered shark species and leave the ocean’s ecosystem in tatters.
Drought is becoming more prevalent because we are sucking wells dry, while wasting the low-impact rainwater at our disposal. Rooftop water collection is a necessary step in combating the problem. Call on the EPA to pressure municipalities to offer incentives and require new buildings to be outfitted with catchment hardware.
GMOs are an unacceptable danger as foods and crops. Labeling is a half-measure that implies we are OK with them being sold as food or allowed to contaminate our food. Ban GMOs altogether.
A popular music festival has banned the wearing of Native American headdresses because they are seen by many as offensive to Native American culture. Sign here to thank festival organizers for this progressive move and encourage more events to do the same in the future.
Fox News host Brian Kilmeade suggested that we clear the waters of sharks before surfing competitions. Demand that he be taken off the air for his ignorant statement.
Politicians want to allow giant logging projects in our National Forests without environmental oversight or public comment. Demand Congress protect our precious public lands from this unprecedented attack.
Three children and two adults were reportedly murdered in a senseless tragedy. Urge police officials to bring the surviving families and victims the only justice they’ll ever receive by putting the killer behind bars forever.
A Confederate flag rally was held in South Carolina and a gang reportedly stormed through and brutally beat a man while others filmed it. People have showed support for the gang violence. Demand action be taken to decrease gang violence.
The driver of a truck in New York was allegedly drunk when he struck a limo carrying a bridal party, killing four women and critically injuring others. Demand that officials enforce the strictest and highest punishment possible for this man if he is found to have been drunk driving.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot not only reduced the country’s environmental goals by a fifth, but he now is blocking state funding of renewable energy sources like wind farms in favor of coal-powered energy. Tell Tony Abbott to stop with his damaging environmental beliefs, and help fight against coal-powered energy.
Twenty-seven people were killed when an explosion went off at a cultural park in Turkey recently. Demand that law enforcement find the person or people responsible and punish them to the fullest extent of the law.
Climate study is a major part of what NASA does and its funding has been eliminated by climate change deniers. We can’t afford to ignore climate change with so many of its negative effects already apparent. Sign to tell Congress to restore funding to NASA’s study of climate change.
Zane, a four-year-old police dog, recently died after allegedly being locked in a hot car for over ten hours by a handler. Demand that the officer accused of this crime be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.
Professional cheerleaders are finally being recognized as workers with rights and will be guaranteed regular pay, overtime pay, and sick leave from here on out. Thank the government leaders who ensured such progressive protections for this frequently exploited group of workers for their support.
A pastor and radio host recently made extremely cruel and offensive statements saying that LGBT people were going to be condemned and meet the wrath of God. Sign this petition to show that you will not stand for such senseless hate.
Refugees seeking asylum are being denied the right to work until their claims are processed in Ireland, which can take years. Tell Ireland to follow the internationals laws permitting all refugees the right to work within nine months of filing their claim so that they can find stability and purpose.
A young black woman was found dead in her jail cell after a cop allegedly slammed her head to the ground following a routine traffic stop. Her death is being called a suicide, but her family doesn’t buy it. Call on United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch to investigate Bland’s death.