Recent Petitions

Success: Severely Mentally Ill Man Granted Stay of Execution

Success: Severely Mentally Ill Man Granted Stay of Execution

A severely mentally ill man sentenced to death has been granted a stay of execution. Support this decision and Scott Panetti’s rights against cruel and unusual punishment.

Success: Obama Presents Plan for Police Body Cameras

Success: Obama Presents Plan for Police Body Cameras

Police body cameras will now be funded to help keep officers across the country accountable for their actions, thanks to President Obama. Sign this petition to show your support for his efforts to curb the epidemic of police brutality in the U.S.

Applaud Energy Company’s Sustainable Goals

Applaud Energy Company’s Sustainable Goals

A recent business deal between two Hawaiian energy companies will provide the state with significantly increased renewable energy resources. Support this ambitious plan for a sustainable future.

Stop a Deadly, Disastrous Oil Spill

Stop a Deadly, Disastrous Oil Spill

The largest oil spill in U.S. history caused devastating harm to people and wildlife, partly because the government was unprepared and unable to clean up the mess. Make sure such a disaster never happens again.

Apologize for Callous Remarks About Man Choked to Death by Police

Apologize for Callous Remarks About Man Choked to Death by Police

Eric Garner was murdered by police officers while he begged them to stop. Representative Peter King is now blaming the murder on the victim’s weight and not the men who choked the life out of him. Please sign here to demand that he apologize for his callous remarks.

Save Wolves from Cruel Predator-Killing Contest

Save Wolves from Cruel Predator-Killing Contest

Wolves have been persecuted for far too long, and now Idaho wants to hold a wolf and other predator-killing contest. Don’t let this insane and unethical event move forward.

Demand Companies Pay Employees Double on Thanksgiving

Demand Companies Pay Employees Double on Thanksgiving

Employees forced to work on Thanksgiving Day may soon be justly compensated, thanks to the efforts of a dedicated lawmaker. Sign below to commend her efforts to tell corporations that family comes before profits.

Demand Justin Bieber Take Responsibility for Abandoned Pet

Demand Justin Bieber Take Responsibility for Abandoned Pet

Pop star Justin Bieber abandoned his American Bulldog puppy at a training facility over half a year ago and refuses to pick it up. Demand that the singer show accountability for his neglectful actions and find the dog a proper home.

Thank Thrift Store for Supporting Pets of Struggling Families

Thank Thrift Store for Supporting Pets of Struggling Families

A thrift store has been using all of its proceeds to help animals from less fortunate families obtain veterinary care. Please sign this petition to thank the thrift store for its generous contributions to the animals in its community.

Applaud Utility for Investing in Renewable Energy

Applaud Utility for Investing in Renewable Energy

Clean, renewable energy is getting a big boost in Germany, where the country’s largest utility company has committed to replacing dirty energy with renewable alternatives. Commend this energy company for evolving to create a better future for our planet.

Halt Execution of Man Who Insulted Religious Figure

Halt Execution of Man Who Insulted Religious Figure

A man has been sentenced to death for insulting the Prophet Muhammad on Facebook. Halt his execution by urging the leader of the country to drop all charges.

Stop Company from Suing Sustainable Competitor

Stop Company from Suing Sustainable Competitor

A conventional mayonnaise brand is suing its sustainable competitor due to loss of market share. Demand that the conventional company stop bullying companies that care about consumer and environmental health.

Demand Farm Subsidies for Healthy Foods

Demand Farm Subsidies for Healthy Foods

Farm subsidies disproportionately support corn, wheat, and soy, which are used in the animal agricultural business. This forces lower income families to rely on animal products, fast food, and processed foods because they are unable to afford healthier options like fruits and vegetables. Push for a more balanced farm subsidy, because a balanced diet shouldn’t be a luxury.

Ban Captive Hunting of Lions

Ban Captive Hunting of Lions

African lions are being bred in captivity only to be hunted for money by tourists. Lion breeders make as much as $25,000 per lion killed in a hunt. The success rate of hunting captivity-bred lions is over 99 percent, almost guaranteeing a kill for those who pay for the hunt. Urge South Africa’s government to ban this cruel practice.

Abolish Modern Slavery

Abolish Modern Slavery

Anti-slavery activists are being persecuted and imprisoned for defending basic human rights. Urge that they be honored and supported for their work instead of being thrown in jail.

Success: City Lifts Dog-Breed Ban

Success: City Lifts Dog-Breed Ban

Unfounded breed-specific dog bans place stigmas on innocent dogs and fail to address the issue of animal abuse at the heart of most cases involving violent dogs. Luckily, many states and cities are overturning these ridiculous bans. Applaud one such city’s decision to protect its furry friends by ending breed discrimination.

Don’t Silence Scientists

Don’t Silence Scientists

Independent scientists may soon be replaced by industry officials on the EPA’s Science Advisory Board if a new bill passes into law. Ensure the integrity of this advisory group and the protection of our environment by stopping this harmful bill today.

Save the Mighty Bluefin Tuna from Extinction

Save the Mighty Bluefin Tuna from Extinction

Majestic bluefin tuna are among the strongest and fastest fish in the ocean, but are now in imminent danger of disappearing forever. Don’t let this remarkable fish species go extinct.

Applaud Efforts to Help Mentally Ill Inmates

Applaud Efforts to Help Mentally Ill Inmates

Personal tragedy compelled a real estate developer to construct a much-needed treatment center for mentally ill individuals charged with criminal offenses. Applaud Mr. Francis J. Greenberger for taking this important step for social justice.

Congratulate Teen for Winning Peace Prize

Congratulate Teen for Winning Peace Prize

An American teenager recently won the prestigious Children’s Peace Prize for helping orphans and other vulnerable children. Congratulate her for her inspiring and meaningful work.

Applaud Support for Women Seeking Abortion

Applaud Support for Women Seeking Abortion

Increased regulations and restrictions on abortion are making it even more difficult for women to terminate their pregnancies. Thank the founder of a Texas-based abortion fund for her efforts to increase access to abortions and support women seeking the procedure.

Applaud City for Fracking Ban

Applaud City for Fracking Ban

Fracking is a dangerous oil extraction method that has proven to be destructive to wildlife, people and the environment. Commend a city in Texas for standing up to Big Energy and protecting the environment by banning fracking.

Success: Misogynist Denied Visas to Continue Tour

Success: Misogynist Denied Visas to Continue Tour

A misogynist has been denied visas to continue his dating tour thanks to the efforts of a petition initiator and women’s rights groups. Thank them for hindering this man from continuing to spread his destructive perspectives on women.

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Applaud Pope Francis for Religious Cooperation

Pope Francis recently promoted interfaith cooperation with Muslim and Orthodox Christian leaders, dealing a powerful blow to forces of religious violence. Thank Pope Francis for using his position of power to advocate for religious harmony by example.

Applaud TV Station for Promoting Pet Adoption

Applaud TV Station for Promoting Pet Adoption

Fox Television Channel hosted a telethon special dedicated to rescue dogs and rescue organizations. Thank Fox TV for hosting a wonderful event devoted to helping abandoned dogs and promoting adoption.