A power company is charging its customers using solar power more than those using traditional energy sources. Ask this company to end its unfair treatment of customers trying to reduce their environmental footprint.
Security forces are arresting activists and holding them without charge, raising serious concerns for their safety. Demand that the military either charge these activists or else release them immediately.
Recent animal cruelty cases exposed the need for a mandatory dog breeder registry. Help prevent future abuse and urge passage of this crucial legislation.
A nation known for violating human rights has threatened to punish anyone investigating the issue. Demand that the government fully cooperate, and end the brutal repression of its citizens.
A dog dying from bone cancer was abandoned in the street. Authorities refused to help and threatened the stranger who tried to save the dog. Demand an investigation into this outrageous misconduct, neglect and abuse.
Synthetic microbeads found in many personal care products have been wreaking havoc on aquatic ecosystems by clogging up sewer lines and poisoning wildlife. Thank Illinois for being the first state to ban these harmful pollutants.
Government regulators have set a new budget that neglects the health and nutrition of school-age children. Urge the federal government to allocate additional funds to support healthy school lunch options and help fight childhood obesity.
Several major supermarkets including Walmart have been found to be relying on shrimp suppliers that use slavery. Slave are threatened with violence and forced to work for years without pay in the Asian seafood industry. Take action to demand Walmart stop using suppliers that use slaves to produce cheap seafood.
Several major retailers continue to sell seafood caught by slaves. Help end this unethical practice by banning the sale of slave-produced food.
A conservation biologist is educating Kenyans on how to peacefully coexist with lions, helping to protect these majestic creatures while also supporting the interests of local farmers. Thank the biologist for her tireless conservation efforts.
Many animal shelters lack the resources to advertise their adoptable pets, leaving many loving animals homeless. Thankfully, IKEA is now placing life-size cutouts of local pets in need of homes throughout its stores. Applaud IKEA’s creative efforts to help these dogs find loving homes.
Thousands of barrels of deadly nuclear waste are currently being stored in the path of potential wildfires. Officials claim there is nowhere else for it to go. Insist that these hazardous materials be transferred to a safer location before a disaster strikes.
Ninety percent of British tourists are opposed to visiting businesses that hold marine mammals captive. Thank these people for their support of animal welfare, and encourage others to stop keeping these intelligent creatures in captivity.
Tens of thousands of immigrant children are entering into the United States to seek asylum from dangerous homelands. These children are being denied food, water, and basic human rights, and are being physically and sexually abused by U.S. Border Officials. Demand that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection investigate the horrendous crimes and obtain justice for these maltreated children.
An oil company has agreed to halt its oil exploration programs in an ecologically diverse national park, protecting tens of thousands of people living on the site, as well as nearly half the world’s mountain gorillas. Praise the oil company for its responsible business practices.
Japan’s commercial whaling program in Antarctica waters was ruled illegal by the United Nations. After temporarily halting the program, Japan plans to resume whaling soon. Tell the country not to continue this cruel and destructive practice.
The city of San Francisco will allow voters to decide on raising the minimum wage to $15 in 2018. As the cost of living goes up, it is vital that our minimum wage is able to provide for our workers. If you are in support of this action, sign this petition.
Numerous veterans have died while waiting months to see their doctors. Call on officials to reduce wait times for those who have honorably served their country.
Ingredients found in many soap products are polluting the oceans and harming fish populations. Thank the state of Illinois for being the first U.S. state to ban these toxic soaps.
During the economic boom, families in Spain achieved their dreams of buying the perfect homes. Now, tens of thousands of Spanish families are facing foreclosures and eviction from their homes. Let the Spanish government know that access to housing is a basic human right.
A prominent and vocal activist has been illegally detained by the Thai military and is being denied access to a lawyer or communication with her family. Demand that the law-abiding activist be released immediately.
Down jackets are produced from feathers that have been ripped from geese and ducks, causing these gentle creatures unnecessary pain and suffering. Demand that a major athletic apparel brand stop selling inhumane down jackets and explore cruelty-free options.
The Washington Post recently published two incredibly hateful, sexist columns. Call for these columns to be retracted and for editorial staff to issue a public apology.
Forty neglected dogs, four dead puppies and 37 bags of animal remains were found on the property of a service dog trainer. Demand that this woman be charged with animal cruelty for abusing, neglecting and killing dogs that were in her care.
Thousands of whales are killed annually due to a tradition held by a group of islands. The slaughter lasts for three months, claiming the lives of countless endangered whales, with no basis in science or need; one activist group is determined to stop this cull. Commend the efforts of this activist group to save the lives of whales for years to come.