Recent Petitions

Reprimand TV Personality for False Weight Loss Claims

Reprimand TV Personality for False Weight Loss Claims

Popular television personality, Dr. Oz, has falsely claimed that many of the items he features on his show will promote weight loss. Urge Dr. Oz to stop deceiving his viewers by promoting unscientific weight loss methods.

Applaud Starbucks for Offering Workers a Free Education

Applaud Starbucks for Offering Workers a Free Education

Starbucks now offers free online college courses to all of its retail employees. Applaud this monumental decision, which will provide many deserving workers with a quality college education.

Save Wildlife from Plastic Pollution

Save Wildlife from Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution is hurting ocean environments and the wildlife that depend on them. Help marine animals by supporting a statewide ban on plastic bags.

Praise Nation for Banning Fishing in Marine Parks

Praise Nation for Banning Fishing in Marine Parks

The island nation of Kiribati, known for its diverse marine wildlife, has banned commercial fishing in its marine park. Praise Kiribati for taking action to save our marine ecosystems.

Applaud Expansion of Marine Sanctuary

Applaud Expansion of Marine Sanctuary

The Obama Administration has unveiled a proposal to create the largest marine protected area on the planet. Praise those responsible for their diligent efforts to conserve ocean habitats.

Thank Miss America for Promoting Pet Adoption

Thank Miss America for Promoting Pet Adoption

Miss America 2014 is collaborating with PETA to promote shelter pet adoption. Please thank the beauty queen for using her celebrity to help save the lives of animals.

Praise Hospital’s Minimum Wage Hike

Praise Hospital’s Minimum Wage Hike

One hospital recently raised the salary of entry-level employees using money that was previously set aside to fund executive bonuses. Applaud the hospital for giving hardworking employees the living wage they deserve.

Praise Company for Boycotting Abusive Dairy Farm

Praise Company for Boycotting Abusive Dairy Farm

Canada’s largest dairy processing company has refused deliveries from a farm after video footage showed cattle being brutally beaten by the farm’s employees. Praise the company for its compassion toward livestock and thank it for pushing for stronger animal welfare laws.

Don’t Allow Country to Resume Whale Hunts

Don’t Allow Country to Resume Whale Hunts

Japan has resumed whale hunting in spite of global protests against the slaughter. Tell the country to stop needlessly murdering these majestic creatures immediately.

Reduce Water Consumption at Golf Courses

Reduce Water Consumption at Golf Courses

The golf industry has begun to look into alternatives to the water-intensive methods normally required to maintain golfing greens. This petition supports the US golf industry for making water reduction a priority and asks the industry to continue reducing water consumption at golf courses.

Success: Obama to Sign Gay Rights Executive Order

Success: Obama to Sign Gay Rights Executive Order

No one should be denied employment based on who they find attractive, or which gender they wish to identify as. Thank President Obama for using his presidential power to make it easier for thousands of lesbian, gay, and/or transgender people to get jobs without fear of discrimination.

Urge Dairy Farm Owner to Stop Abusing Cows

Urge Dairy Farm Owner to Stop Abusing Cows

A dairy farm’s employees have recently been accused of abusing cows, hitting them with chains, rakes and canes. Demand that the owners take responsibility and be more present on their farm to prevent future cruelty.

Stop Regulations that Raise Cheese Prices

Stop Regulations that Raise Cheese Prices

New regulations will completely alter the cheesemaking process, forcing cheesemakers to buy new equipment and making the cost of cheese skyrocket. Demand that these regulations be lifted so as to save both cheesemakers and cheese consumers.

Praise Rescuers for Saving Buried Dog

Praise Rescuers for Saving Buried Dog

A recent mudslide has resulted in several tragic deaths. Praise the search and rescue team that found and saved one little dog that survived being buried alive.

Increase Federal Gas Taxes

Increase Federal Gas Taxes

Scientific studies show that the emissions released from traffic can be deadly to humans and also contribute to global warming. Urge Congress to support an increase in federal gas taxes in order to decrease gas consumption.

Applaud Court’s Decision to Lower Pollution Levels

Applaud Court’s Decision to Lower Pollution Levels

Dangerously high levels of electromagnetic pollution threaten residents of one of the world’s largest cities. Applaud the city’s court for reducing emissions to protect human health and the environment.

Protect Captive Deer from Disease

Protect Captive Deer from Disease

The captive deer hunting industry is responsible for the spread of deadly disease to wild herds. Support lawmakers working to ban interstate transport of captive-bred deer and elk in order to stop this epidemic.

Praise Food Chain’s Donation to Child’s Heath Care Fund

Praise Food Chain’s Donation to Child’s Heath Care Fund

A popular fast food chain is helping cover the medical expenses of a a child allegedly asked to leave one of its restaurants because of her facial scarring. Thank the company for taking swift action to investigate and remedy the situation.

Applaud Ruling Against Warrantless Cellular Tracking

Applaud Ruling Against Warrantless Cellular Tracking

Law enforcement and government officials have been using cell phone tracking to gain information about American citizens. A new ruling says that warrantless cell phone location tracking is unconstitutional. Applaud the ruling, which protects millions of Americans from tracking without probable cause.

Demand Harsh Sentence for Man Who Threw a Puppy from His Truck

Demand Harsh Sentence for Man Who Threw a Puppy from His Truck

A man was witnessed throwing a young puppy out the window of his moving vehicle, causing the animal severe brain damage. Demand that this violent man receives a harsh sentence for this act of violence.

Enforce a Maximum Salary for Executives

Enforce a Maximum Salary for Executives

The huge gap between the highest paid executives’ salaries and the wages of average workers continues to grow. Urge lawmakers to enforce a cap on chief executive salaries to address this terrible injustice.

Demand County in England Stop Animal Cruelty

Demand County in England Stop Animal Cruelty

Recent figures from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals indicate that last year Kent, England averaged more than one case of animal cruelty per week. Demand that they strengthen animal welfare laws and stop the torture now.

Applaud Greenpeace for Admitting Fault Through Public Apology

Applaud Greenpeace for Admitting Fault Through Public Apology

Greenpeace International has come forth to admit a serious financial loss within the organization. The organization has been transparent and honest throughout the whole ordeal, showing great appreciation and respect to the public which supports it. Applaud the organization for its respectable actions while in crisis.

Praise Dairy Producer for Dropping Abusive Supplier

Praise Dairy Producer for Dropping Abusive Supplier

Canada’s largest dairy producer has stopped doing business with a supplier found to be treating its cows cruelly. Applaud the move to refuse the products, which enforces a zero-tolerance policy for intentional animal mistreatment.

Don’t Let HIV Patients Die Over Ideology

Don’t Let HIV Patients Die Over Ideology

HIV patients are dying in Louisiana because the governor’s ideological opposition to Obamacare is causing him to reject funding for treatment options. Tell Governor Jindal that people’s health is not a political game and to allow expanded treatment of HIV patients.