Recent Petitions

Provide Proper Hygiene Products for Female Inmates

Provide Proper Hygiene Products for Female Inmates

Women in the prison system are not being given access to adequate amounts of feminine hygiene products, leaving them with blood stains and unnecessary discomfort. These women should not be forced to be ashamed and unsanitary during their periods; ensure they receive enough sanitary products by signing the petition.

Stop Abusing and Terrifying Pigs for Entertainment

Stop Abusing and Terrifying Pigs for Entertainment

Terrified pigs are chased around an arena and wrestled to the ground as part of a cruel sport. Stop the next “pig wrestling” event and help put an end to this inhumane form of entertainment.

Save Dingoes from Imminent Extinction

Save Dingoes from Imminent Extinction

Even though Dingoes are quickly dying off, it is still legal to kill them. Demand that these animals be listed as an endangered species on the national level before it is too late.

Thank Government for Making Currency Accessible to the Blind

Thank Government for Making Currency Accessible to the Blind

A new tactile feature for United States currency has been announced to improve accessibility for the visually impaired. Sign this petition to praise the decision to implement this necessary change.

Success: Bald Eagles Build Nest in New York City

Success: Bald Eagles Build Nest in New York City

A pair of bald eagles have built a nest in New York City for the first time in approximately 100 years. Applaud the U.S. Department of the Interior as well as the other organizations responisble for helping revive the bald eagle population.

Don’t Imprison Writer for Speaking Out Against Religious Extremism

Don’t Imprison Writer for Speaking Out Against Religious Extremism

A man has been sentenced to two years in prison and hard labor for criticizing religious extremism. Sign this petition to call for his immediate release.

Justice for Animals Allegedly Neglected by Rescue Operation

Justice for Animals Allegedly Neglected by Rescue Operation

Many cats and dogs were found severely neglected and malnourished at an animal rescue warehouse. Sign this petition to ensure the president of the animal rescue is prosecuted to the fullest extent if found guilty.

Don’t Penalize Blasphemy in Denmark

Don’t Penalize Blasphemy in Denmark

Those found guilty of blasphemy can be criminally penalized under current Denmark law. Urge the government to immediately throw out the legal code that allows for this criminalization due to the threat it poses to free speech.

Applaud Stricter Penalties for Drunk Driving

Applaud Stricter Penalties for Drunk Driving

Colorado has approved harsher penalties for drinking and driving repeat offenders. The new initiative will discourage drinking and driving and keep the roads safer. Sign this petition to thank the governor for this important measure.

Fire NRA Board Member Accused of Blaming Shooting Deaths on Dead Pastor

Fire NRA Board Member Accused of Blaming Shooting Deaths on Dead Pastor

In the wake of the Charleston shooting, an NRA board member allegedly wrote that the pastor and state legislator who was a victim of the hate crime could have saved the lives of the eight other people slain had he not opposed concealed-carry legislation. Demand that this man be removed from his position for making extremely inappropriate remarks in a time of tragedy.

Punish Farmers for Wasting Water During Extreme Drought

Punish Farmers for Wasting Water During Extreme Drought

Less than a third of the farmers, water districts and communities with rights to water responded to a conservation order issued by the state of California during one of its worst droughts in recent years. Urge state officials to punish the farmers and water districts who dismissed these vital conservation orders during the drought, and ask that officials increase efforts to ensure these entities are complying.

Stop Chemical Companies From Spilling Toxic Waste

Stop Chemical Companies From Spilling Toxic Waste

Chemical companies are threatening the environment with their reckless behavior. Demand the government increase regulations to ensure toxic spills are prevented.

Provide Mental Health Counseling to Prevent Future Shootings

Provide Mental Health Counseling to Prevent Future Shootings

Another mass shooting took place, this time in an African American church, that might have been prevented by adequate mental health care coverage. Sign this petition if you support a nation that is mentally and emotionally well.

Rehire Sheriff Fired for Upholding the Law

Rehire Sheriff Fired for Upholding the Law

Officer Brent Miller was fired the day after he refused to destroy evidence of police misconduct and the needless humiliation of an inmate. Ensure this noble sheriff is able to support himself during the time of investigation.

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Stop Unwanted Pre-Election Robo-Calls

The upcoming election year means that millions of citizens will be bombarded by political robo-calls. Demand that phone companies be authorized to offer free call-blocking technologies to protect Americans from harassment.

Praise Underwear Line for Challenging Generic Ideas of Gender

Praise Underwear Line for Challenging Generic Ideas of Gender

Two women have created a brand of gender-neutral undergarments that are comfortable and suitable to all gender identities. Help their company thrive by upholding their brand and encouraging other companies to follow in their footsteps.

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Oil Executive Charged With Homophobic Assault Must Resign

The president of a major oil company allegedly shouted homophobic slurs at a gay man before beating him unconscious and running away. Demand that this oilman resign from his post with his company at once for this reported assault.

Demand State Recognize Over 500 Same-Sex Marriages

Demand State Recognize Over 500 Same-Sex Marriages

Arkansas refused to acknowledge over 500 same-sex marriages from 2014. Tell the state that this is a gross violation of human rights, and that the governor must validate these marriages immediately.

Applaud Filmmaker Working to Minimize Animal Euthanasia

Applaud Filmmaker Working to Minimize Animal Euthanasia

A new documentary analyzes animal welfare and describes various ways to end euthanasia of healthy animals in shelters. Thank the maker of this documentary for finding an effective way to educate the public and save lives.

Protect Interns from Being Overworked

Protect Interns from Being Overworked

A young man was found dead of an epileptic seizure that was allegedly brought on by working 72 straight hours for his internship. This is not uncommon for interns working in investment banking and it must be stopped. Sign here to demand that Congress enact laws to protect interns from being overworked.

End Cash Bailouts to Protect Innocent Inmates in Poverty

End Cash Bailouts to Protect Innocent Inmates in Poverty

A young man recently committed suicide after spending three years in jail awaiting trial because his family could not afford to pay the $3,000 cash bail. Tell New York’s governor to end cash bailouts, which only serve to reinforce the cycle of poverty.

Make Nutella Environmentally Sustainable

Make Nutella Environmentally Sustainable

The popular hazelnut and chocolate spread, Nutella, is made by cutting down swaths of forests and then planting palm oil trees. Tell the producers of this item to make Nutella environmentally sustainable, as trees shouldn’t be cut down for the sake of chocolate.

Prevent the Earth’s Sixth Mass Extinction

Prevent the Earth’s Sixth Mass Extinction

The earth is on the brink of its sixth mass extinction, due largely to environmental damage caused by human actions like deforestation, poaching, over-fishing and global warming. Urge dramatic reforms to prevent further environmental damage before this impending sixth mass extinction becomes a reality.

Enact Stricter Gun Safety Laws Amidst Accidental Wedding Gunfire

Enact Stricter Gun Safety Laws Amidst Accidental Wedding Gunfire

A gun was accidentally discharged at a wedding at the Waldorf Astoria in New York, injuring four guests and almost resulting in a death. The gun’s owner obviously did not have the proper training or common sense to own a gun. Urge legislators to enact stricter gun training and gun safety laws to decrease the chance of dangerous accidents like this happening.

Success: Woman to Be Added to U.S. Currency

Success: Woman to Be Added to U.S. Currency

A woman will finally grace U.S. paper currency for the first time in U.S. history. Sign here to thank the activists who fought for this change and the President who listened to their voices.