Recent Petitions

Success: School Principal Fired for Racist Comments

Success: School Principal Fired for Racist Comments

A school principal who ruined a high school graduation with racist comments against black audience members has been fired. Applaud the school leadership for doing the right thing and taking a stand against hatred and bigotry.

Protect Wild Burro Population from Displacement

Protect Wild Burro Population from Displacement

Arizona’s wild burros are under the threat of being displaced due to their growing population. Creating a national range for the burro will help them to stay where they are. Sign this petition to help these animals remain in the place they call home.

Applaud Airline for Banning Hunting Trophies

Applaud Airline for Banning Hunting Trophies

Emirates Airlines is banning the transportation of hunting trophies of exotic wild animals to help prevent the illegal trade of these threatened species. Praise their efforts to help preserve wildlife.

Praise Officers for Busting Cockfighting Operation

Praise Officers for Busting Cockfighting Operation

Five men allegedly bred and drugged roosters for their illegal cockfighting operations. Please sign this petition to praise the officers who shut this cruel business down.

Save Yellowstone’s Grizzly Bears From Hunters

Save Yellowstone’s Grizzly Bears From Hunters

Grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park may soon be targeted by hunting and other threats to their survival. Help uphold grizzly bear protections, and prevent this iconic species from being driven back to near-extinction.

Expel Student Found Guilty for Hate Graffiti

Expel Student Found Guilty for Hate Graffiti

Islamophobic graffiti telling people to not accept the presence of Muslims in their community has been found on the campus of a popular medical university. Demand that the university expel the student found responsible for this bigoted hate speech.

The most dangerous threat to forest health, a skidder.

Don’t Subsidize Corporate Logging with Taxpayer Money

Taxpayers subsidize clear cutting on public lands at a cost of hundreds of millions of dollars every year. We should not be charged for logging our legacy and we should have a voice in how our money is spent; sign the petition to demand that this practice be stopped immediately.

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Combat Unsanitary Conditions in Rundown Prison Complex

Inmates are forced to live in filth with rats and cockroaches at a rundown, century-old prison facility. Demand that immediate action be taken to refurbish this prison and alleviate its unsanitary conditions.

Dismiss Allegedly Anti-Muslim Planning Commissioner

Dismiss Allegedly Anti-Muslim Planning Commissioner

Islam should be banned in the United States and around the world, according to comments allegedly made by a government official. Demand that the official be dismissed from his position at once for advocating such a shamelessly bigoted policy.

Demand Investigation into Dog Torture on Marine Corps Base

Demand Investigation into Dog Torture on Marine Corps Base

A dog was recently found with his legs broken and mouth banded shut with elastics on a Marine Corps base. Demand that an investigation is launched and that the perpetrators of this shocking act of cruelty are reprimanded.

Don’t Prosecute Man Who Saved Dog Left Inside Hot Car

Don’t Prosecute Man Who Saved Dog Left Inside Hot Car

A man who rescued a dog left inside a hot vehicle was arrested and charged with criminal trespassing. His actions saved the dog’s life and should not be punished. Please sign this petition to urge the county judge to drop all charges against him.

Justice for Dog Beaten to Death with a Stick

Justice for Dog Beaten to Death with a Stick

A dog was recently lured from its owner’s yard and beaten to death with a stick. Demand that proper measures are taken to ensure that the young boy charged with the crime does not commit similar violence again.

Success: Abstinence-Only Sex Education Prohibited

Success: Abstinence-Only Sex Education Prohibited

Abstinence-only sex education will now be prohibited in one California school district, thanks to a recent ruling. Praise those who worked to stop ignorance in sex education.

Praise Popular Website’s New Anti-Harassment Policy

Praise Popular Website’s New Anti-Harassment Policy

Vulnerable people will now be protected from abuse and threats on an extremely popular online forum thanks to its new anti-harassment policy. Sign our petition to thank the CEO for taking steps to create a safe enough space to allow freedom of speech for everyone, not just bullies.

A dog that was rescued from a high kill shelter in Southern California by the Oregon Friends of Shelter Animals tries to get noticed by people looking for a new dog at the Humane Society for Southwest Washington in Vancouver on Tuesday April 20, 2010. (The Columbian/Zachary Kaufman)

Require Criminal Background Checks for Animal Adopters

Potential animal adopters in Michigan may soon be required to pass a criminal background check. Please support this petition and help approve this necessary legislation.

Success: Church Stops Dousing Homeless People with Water

Success: Church Stops Dousing Homeless People with Water

A watering system that was allegedly installed by a church in order to drench homeless people with water was taken down shortly after a news station aired the story. Sign this petition to thank the station for helping to bring about this positive change by means of their swift reporting.

Support Arrest of Men Who Allegedly Used Machetes to Kill Dog

Support Arrest of Men Who Allegedly Used Machetes to Kill Dog

An innocent dog was allegedly attacked by two men with machetes, which resulted in its death. Please sign this petition to let the grieving dog owner know that we support their arrest.

Do Not Silence Environmental Groups

Do Not Silence Environmental Groups

The Australian government is trying to silence environmental groups by making tax deductible donations a thing of the past. Sign this petition and demand citizens continue to have the right to donate without being penalized by the government.

Applaud Successful Block of Trade Deal Fast Track

Applaud Successful Block of Trade Deal Fast Track

The President’s attempt to fast track a trade deal that could harm the environment and U.S. citizens has been blocked by Senate Democrats. The deal will now be debated and discussed accordingly. Please sign here to thank the Senators and show those in favor of the deal that you stand against it.

Keep Religion Out of Science Classrooms

Keep Religion Out of Science Classrooms

Creationism may soon be taught in science classrooms despite substantial research in support of evolution. Many religious leaders have already accepted evolutionary science as valid, and students should be taught proper science. Sign the petition to ensure that science curriculum standards are not lowered.

End Mass Killing Initiatives

End Mass Killing Initiatives

Tens of thousands of birds have been massacred by a slow-acting poison that takes up to three grueling days to effectively kill bird populations. Urge the USDA to ban the use of this painful avicide immediately.

Praise Facebook for Expanding Employee Benefits to Janitors

Praise Facebook for Expanding Employee Benefits to Janitors

Facebook is expanding benefits for janitors, cooks, and other support staff. Praise the company for treating its workers with respect.

Don’t Toss Out Anti-Discrimination Employee Protections

Don’t Toss Out Anti-Discrimination Employee Protections

Gay and transgender employees are set to lose their workplace anti-discrimination protections, leaving them vulnerable to termination and mistreatment from their employers. Demand that the law that would get rid of these protections be vetoed so that it can never hurt Michigan’s workers.

Investigate Claims that Oil Company Offered Prostitution Services

Investigate Claims that Oil Company Offered Prostitution Services

An oil company stands accused of offering the services of a teenaged prostitute to an Iowan landowner for the rights to use his land. Sign here to demand a full investigation into these claims to ensure that no young girls are being bought and sold for profit.

Demand Harsher Criminal Penalties for Strangulation

Demand Harsher Criminal Penalties for Strangulation

Strangulation is a serious violent crime that can lead to permanent injury or death, and which is overwhelming perpetrated upon female domestic violence victims. Tell Kansas to change its punishment for strangulation from a lenient misdemeanor to what it really is: an aggravated felony battery.