Wild bison in the Great Plains are being threatened by cattle ranchers who are not letting them return to their native grasslands. Tell the Governor of Montana to continue standing up for bison and to allow their new herds to thrive.
Over 150 animals are on their way to receive medical treatment at animal shelters thanks to the hard work of several animal rescue groups. Sign here to thank them for their service and for caring for those who cannot care for themselves.
A push to make FIFA pay their athletes equally, regardless of gender, has been made by Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont. Sign here to support his resolution and the idea that women and men deserve equal pay for equal work.
A police department that puts Confederate flags on all its police officers’ uniforms and patrol cars is refusing to remove them after it received widespread criticism. Demand that this police department stop marking its officers with this symbol of violent white supremacy and anti-blackness.
A mayor is refusing to step down from office after he allegedly called President Obama a monkey and made other racist comparisons about his family. Demand that this apparently hateful man step down from office as soon as possible.
The $400 billion F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program will finally become operational soon. This kind of outrageous military spending cannot keep occurring. Urge the government to stop insane military defense spending like the $400 billion F-35 program.
Instagram no longer allows users to put the hashtag #curvy with their photos, a term used by body image advocates to increase acceptance of all body types. This bodyshaming policy isn’t okay. Urge Instagram to change this damaging policy.
A sex-offender has been charged in the abduction and murder of two sisters that disappeared from a mall in 1975. Urge the judge to keep him off the streets and issue a life sentence if he’s guilty of this gruesome crime.
Bees are disappearing because of the widespread use of toxic pesticides. Save bees and the hundreds of plant species they pollinate by stopping the use of a new poisonous chemical that puts them in even more danger.
Marco Rubio is the largest beneficiary of support from the for-profit prison industry in the U.S. Senate. Profiting off of imprisonment is wrong and presidential candidates shouldn’t be associated with it. Sign to tell Rubio he needs to break ties with for-profit prisons and their lobbyists.
Women in film are being paid a fraction of what their male co-stars are given even though they have equal talent and fame. Urge our Senate to demand an end to the gender pay gap in Hollywood.
A prison inmate’s body was reportedly found in a garbage after the organs had been removed and the body cut nearly in half. Demand new measures be taken to improve prison conditions and cut down on inmate violence.
Thousands of cancer patients endure chronic pain due to a system that makes it almost impossible for them to get prescriptions for medication. Tell the Health Minister of Armenia that the laws need to change so that citizens can properly access pain killers necessary to help them be comfortable.
Homeowners in California will no longer be fined for having dead lawns thanks to a ban on these fines signed by Governor Jerry Brown. Applaud this necessary action by signing this petition.
A new history textbook coming to Texas schools downplays issues such as slavery and Jim Crow laws. Sign this petition and urge the state’s Board of Education to remove these textbooks and use versions that accurately depict the nation’s history.
Four horses were euthanized after sustaining serious injuries during the chuckwagon races at the Calgary Stampede rodeo festival. Demand that this cruel and dangerous event be taken off the roster permanently.
Pumas can and should be reintroduced to the eastern U.S., where they were hunted to extinction, from western populations to restore balance to an ecosystem that is seriously unbalanced. Sign to tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reestablish the eastern puma.
A 77-year-old woman died in a steam room at a Colorado fitness center and was found 12 hours later by other club members, not by staff. Demand that the club better train its staff to ensure the safety of the club members.
PETA is accusing SeaWorld of sending an employee undercover to work within the group and undermine its efforts to save animals at SeaWorld while also encouraging activists to perform illegal activities. If found to be true, tell SeaWorld to stop using reprehensible means like this to forward its agenda of mistreating animals for profit.
The owners of a nudist resort are accused of illegally using water from a creek during one of the worst droughts in California history. If these accusations are found to be true, urge officials to punish these owners for adding to the struggle caused by this horrific drought.
It is currently illegal in Texas for a concerned citizen to save an animal trapped in a hot car. Tell officials to protect their state’s pets from overheating in vehicles by allowing Good Samaritans to rescue them.
Monoculture is a destructive practice depending on toxic herbicides, pesticides, and harsh chemical fertilizers. Practicing polyculture instead, none of these are necessary. Sign the petition to ban monoculture in agrobusiness.
A 13-year-old boy was reportedly tied to a post and beaten with a metal rod because he was accused of theft. Demand that Bangladesh authorities put his attackers behind bars for life and stop further lynchings from happening.
Though 55 countries have banned the use of deadly asbestos, in the United States this issue has been left to individual states to decide. The U.S. has neither a federal law that addresses asbestos nor a system to compensate victims. Sign to demand the U.S. ban asbestos and compensate victims.
A 46-year-old elephant has been abused and exploited for almost twenty years. Speak out to free her from the Commerford Traveling Zoo and allow her to live the rest of her life in peace.