Recent Petitions

Treat All Dogs Fairly Regardless of Breed

Treat All Dogs Fairly Regardless of Breed

Innocent dogs could be taken from their families and killed if a misguided policy that discriminates against pit bull-type breeds becomes law in Georgia. Sign this petition and demand that this unfair labeling and stereotyping of harmless pets not be allowed.

Recognize Same-Sex Relationships

Recognize Same-Sex Relationships

Same-sex relationships could soon be recognized in one Japanese community. Urge the community’s mayor to implement the proposal to provide greater equality for LGB individuals in Japan.

Make Surgery Safer, Cheaper, and Less Invasive

Make Surgery Safer, Cheaper, and Less Invasive

Minimally invasive surgery can lower health care costs and reduce hospital stays and the risk of complications for patients. However, hospitals vary widely in their adoption of this practice. Push for greater acceptance of this safer, more cost-effective alternative.

Praise City for Banning Discrimination Against Atheists

Praise City for Banning Discrimination Against Atheists

The United States’ first legal ban on discrimination against atheists and agnostics has been adopted, marking a historic victory for Americans’ freedom of religion. Applaud the people who made this significant milestone for American rights a reality.

Allow Animals in Pain to Consume Marijuana

Allow Animals in Pain to Consume Marijuana

Medical marijuana would be very beneficial to companion animals that are ill or in pain. Urge for the legality of administering animals marijuana to allow them freedom from suffering and harmful pharmaceutical side effects by signing this petition.

Combat Trafficking of Threatened Wildlife

Combat Trafficking of Threatened Wildlife

Demand for wild animal products is threatening Vietnam’s vast biodiversity. Even lesser known species are rapidly being depleted, fueling a $19 billion dollar illegal wildlife trade. Push to change attitudes and show the value in protecting wildlife rather than destroying it.

Applaud Crucial Health Care Opportunities for TB Patients

Applaud Crucial Health Care Opportunities for TB Patients

Extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) patients are getting a second chance at life thanks to a non-profit organization that helps people in poverty afford the long and expensive treatments. Thank this non-profit for supporting patients through treatment and empowering them economically.

Applaud Innovations to Increase Fresh Water Access

Applaud Innovations to Increase Fresh Water Access

A man was recently given the “Nobel Prize for Water” for his work in supplying thousands in rural villages in India with fresh drinking water using his revolutionary methods. Praise this man for his life-changing contributions.

Praise Doctors Fighting to Ban Fast Food in Hospitals

Praise Doctors Fighting to Ban Fast Food in Hospitals

A group of doctors are working together to ban nationally known fast food chains from opening in hospital facilities. Please sign this petition to thank the doctors for caring about their patients’ health.

Discourage Killing Elephants for their Tusks

Discourage Killing Elephants for their Tusks

People are killing elephants in order to profit from their tusks because they are so poor that they’re desperate to feed their families. Sign this petition and urge China to set conservation programs in place which would serve to help both people and elephants to flourish.

Success: Statewide Restrictions Placed on Water Use During Drought

Success: Statewide Restrictions Placed on Water Use During Drought

In the midst of California’s most severe drought, the governor has finally placed statewide restrictions on water use. Sign this petition to thank Governor Jerry Brown for taking action during these trying times.

Punish Women Accused of Starving Animals

Punish Women Accused of Starving Animals

Two women were recently arrested after officers allegedly discovered more than 40 animals living in deplorable conditions without food and water and covered in feces and urine. Demand these women receive the full punishment under the law for their alleged sickening acts of animal cruelty and neglect.

Don’t Deny Pregnant Girls Access to Education

Don’t Deny Pregnant Girls Access to Education

Sierra Leone may soon deny pregnant students the right to take an exam that constitutes the gateway to higher education in the country. Sign the petition and urge the government to affirm all students’ rights to education.

Demand Justice for Students Allegedly Beaten by Police

Demand Justice for Students Allegedly Beaten by Police

A recent alleged incident of extreme police brutality in Indonesia has left three teenagers and one young man hospitalized, while their attackers continue to go unpunished. Sign the petition and demand justice for the victims of this heinous attack.

Praise Dying Neurologist for His Life’s Work

Praise Dying Neurologist for His Life’s Work

A celebrated neurologist is dying of an incurable illness. He spent his career making profound discoveries about the workings of the human mind, and he empowered the mentally disabled along the way. Sign this petition to ensure that he is given proper praise for his life’s work.

Don’t Criminalize the LGBT Community

Don’t Criminalize the LGBT Community

‘Propaganda of non-traditional sexual orientations’ is set to be banned in Kazakhstan, which could have far-reaching implications for both LGBTI people and free speech in Kazakhstan. Urge the country’s president to veto this discriminatory legislation at once.

Free Prisoners Peacefully Protesting Electricity Price Hikes

Free Prisoners Peacefully Protesting Electricity Price Hikes

Four people in Myanmar have been sentenced to six months in prison for peacefully protesting electricity price hikes. Sign the petition and demand that these prisoners of conscience be released immediately.

Success: Identities of Police Using Deadly Force Will Remain Public

Success: Identities of Police Using Deadly Force Will Remain Public

The identities of Arizona police who use deadly force are no longer at risk of being concealed, thanks to the governor and a Force Change petition. Sign here to thank the governor for listening to our voices and encourage him to do so in the future.

Protect Communities from Paramilitary Violence

Protect Communities from Paramilitary Violence

A Colombian community is facing violent threats from paramilitaries, who often act in collusion with law enforcement. Sign the petition and demand that the Colombian government protect its citizens from paramilitary violence.

Woman Sentenced to 20 Years for Miscarriage Must be Released

Woman Sentenced to 20 Years for Miscarriage Must be Released

A woman was given 20 years in prison after an extremely dubious trial in which she was accused of feticide and child neglect, despite the prosecution’s use of contradictory evidence and invalid testing methods. Demand that the governor pardon her on the grounds that there is clearly insufficient evidence of any crime.

Abolish the Death Penalty in Bahrain

Abolish the Death Penalty in Bahrain

The death penalty is the ultimate cruel, inhumane, and degrading punishment. Sign the petition and urge Bahrain to take a great step forward for human rights by establishing a moratorium on capital punishment.

End the Use of Wild Animals for Entertainment

End the Use of Wild Animals for Entertainment

Wild and exotic animals must be protected from being forced to perform for entertainment purposes. Please sign this petition to support a city’s efforts to end these types of cruel performances.

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Don’t Place Restrictions on Sex Education

Limits on thorough and honest sex education are poised to be put in place in public schools, putting the health and safety of countless students at risk. Demand that the destructive legislation that would enact these limits be abandoned at once.

Don’t Let Children Carry Lethal Handguns

Don’t Let Children Carry Lethal Handguns

Minors may soon be legally allowed to carry concealed handguns at all times. Denounce this dangerous initiative, which would place firearms in the hands of individuals incapable of making rational decisions.

Cancel Abusive Donkey Rodeos

Cancel Abusive Donkey Rodeos

Donkey rodeos are an inhumane sport that promotes animal cruelty and torture. Urge church leaders not to host this abusive event at their upcoming fundraiser and help protect donkeys from suffering psychologically and physically.