Authorities have resorted to euthanizing dogs en masse to control a recent outbreak of rabies that has threatened and killed local humans. Sign this petition to urge Bali authorities to stop the mass killing and adopt vaccination as a way of controlling rabies.
A Nepalese temple known for slaughtering animals recently announced an indefinite ban on the practice. The move will mark an end to a centuries-old Hindu tradition that saw innocent animals lose their lives in a hope of appeasing a god. Sign this petition to thank the temple leaders for their decision.
A company exposed its former employees to mercury poisoning after a spill and failed to compensate them or do a cleanup even after years of protests. Sign this petition to demand that Unilever take care of its former employees who suffered from mercury poisoning.
Three major U.S. airlines recently announced a ban on the transportation of hunting “trophies.” The move comes after a major uproar over the killing of a Zimbabwean lion. Sign this petition to thank these companies for introducing such bans, as they will go a long way in protecting endangered species.
The Northern White Rhino is on the brink of extinction after the recent death of a female in a Czech zoo. Only three females remain, and unfortunately, they cannot breed. Urge wildlife authorities to take emergency action in safeguarding the remaining rhinos.
A group of white men is stalking the streets of Ferguson armed with automatic assault rifles amid the protests taking place there. Would this behavior be allowed if the men were any other race? Sign here to demand that these men put up their arms and stop intimidating people trying to make the United States a better place.
Luxury hotels are refusing to ration water in the face of one of the worst droughts in history. Demand that these wealthy tourist hotspots do their rightful part to protect the environment and ration their water use like everyone else.
Around 500 hens destined for slaughter were recently taken to a sanctuary. Sign this petition to thank the rescue group for their effort in giving these animals a chance at freedom and to live the way nature intended.
The World Bank is trying to steal a local community’s water through privatization, preventing the city from creating a public water system in the process. As a result, the vast majority of the people don’t have access to clean water that everyone needs. Demand that the bank leave the people’s water alone.
Hillary Clinton claims that big, secret donations in politics must stop, yet she just got one recently. Tell her to stop lying about donation money and come clean.
Five immigrant mothers allege that they and their children suffered psychological and physical harm while being held in U.S. detention centers. Urge officials to provide justice for these mothers if the damage done to them and their children is true, and ask for reforms to ensure this doesn’t continue to happen.
Countless nets exist under oceans after being abandoned or lost by fishermen. These nets pose a threat to marine life because they trap these animals making them unable to break through the mesh. Sign this petition to demand the removal of ‘ghost fishing’ nets that threaten marine life.
Undercover videotaping of animal abuse on factory farms will remain legal thank to the hard work of activists around the country and dedicated lawyers. Sign here to thank everyone responsible for making sure that watchdogs are not prosecuted for their good deeds.
Millions of gallons of toxic wastewater from an old, defunct gold mine have been spilled into pristine natural rivers, putting the environment and countless species of animals at risk. Demand that those responsible for this spill be held accountable for their gross negligence.
A woman allegedly went on a killing spree after losing custody of her daughter. Three relatives and a social worker were murdered and the suspect was reportedly laughing after her arrest. Urge the Attorney General to help ensure that this woman spends the rest of her life behind bars for her horrific actions.
A journalist was banned from writing in his home country for 10 years after his publishing a piece considered offensive to the monarchy. Now that his ban is up he is facing struggles regaining his residency and the right to express his voice. Tell the King of Morocco to stop silencing journalists and return their freedom of speech.
Retail giant Target is ditching gender labels on their toy aisles so that kids can feel comfortable picking out whatever toys they want. Sign our petition to thank the company for promoting equality by tossing aside harmful gender stereotypes.
Millions of gallons of toxic waste water are gushing from an abandoned mine, poisoning the local water sources and threatening endangered species. Urge the government to declare a state of emergency so that this toxic catastrophe can be cleaned up immediately.
Sensitive wetlands, home to tribal land and endangered wildlife, are under threat from a proposal to construct a 75-mile bike path through the fragile land. Take action now to stop this unnecessary and invasive project.
Five police dogs have died this summer from being left in hot cars, and their owners were not even punished. Demand justice for these poor dogs that suffered horrible deaths.
Alleged Black Lives Matter protesters rushed the stage at a Bernie Sanders event and prevented him from speaking, even though he seems to be the only presidential candidate who is vocal about their cause. The chapter doesn’t seem legitimate and the motives are unclear. Urge the protesters to explain their actions.
A bear that may have been acting in defense of her cubs allegedly attacked and killed a hiker in Yellowstone National Park, and now officials plan to kill the bear. Urge officials to drop the mission to murder this bear.
A whale shark was butchered alive by Chinese poachers who sawed slices off the living whale, beginning at the tail, leaving the shark to experience incredible agony before finally taking its last breath. Demand that the perpetrators be severely punished.
Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods are committed to sustainability. Rooftop gardens are an opportunity for them to support sustainability to an even greater degree. Urge them to implement beneficial rooftop gardens today.
Six children and two adults were reportedly handcuffed and shot to death by a man who authorities believe fathered one of the children and once lived in the home he broke into. Please urge the Attorney General to advocate for life in prison for this heartless monster.