Recent Petitions

Enforce Punishment for Animal Welfare Violations

Enforce Punishment for Animal Welfare Violations

Despite violations for unsafe and unsanitary conditions, cruel dog breeders continue to run their businesses. Sign this petition to demand punishments for animal welfare violations be actively enforced to give dogs better lives.

Don’t Allow Companies to Pollute Our Waters

Don’t Allow Companies to Pollute Our Waters

Streams and wetlands are being polluted by companies taking advantage of a loophole in the law. Protect our wildlife, natural ecosystems, and drinking water from toxic pollution by granting the EPA regulatory authority over our smaller bodies of water.

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Take Islamophobic Blogger Off National TV

A vocally Islamophobic blogger and author is stirring up fear about Islam, the Middle East, and the ‘Muslim World’ on Fox News. Urge Fox to stop inviting her to advocate her prejudice and hateful stereotypes on its programs.

Fracking wastewater used for livestock and wildlife

Stop Livestock from Drinking Fracking Wastewater

Oil and gas wastewater used to water livestock causes genetic defects and eventually death in cow populations. Unfortunately, the EPA allows the use of this harmful wastewater for livestock and wildlife. Take action now to protect the future of these animals.

Applaud Action Against Officer Who Assaulted Teenager

Applaud Action Against Officer Who Assaulted Teenager

Two police officers were recently suspended after an aggressive attack on an innocent teenager caused him to lose consciousness. Praise disciplinary action against the officers, and ensure that further action is considered should an investigation find the officers guilty of misconduct.

Bridal Veil Falls in Canada

Prevent Tar Sands Pipeline from Destroying Parks

Four provincial parks are in danger of degradation by the construction of a tar sands pipeline. Prevent an oil company from threatening these beautiful natural lands and further polluting our environment.

Stop Laws Preventing Transgenders from Voting

Stop Laws Preventing Transgenders from Voting

Thousands of transgender Americans may be turned away from voting booths due to strict voter identification laws in many states. Sign the petition to stop these states from taking away the individual’s right to vote.

Thank Company for Using its Products to Save Lives

Thank Company for Using its Products to Save Lives

Many rural countries are suffering from lack of clean water to drink. A bleach company has worked on an initiative to help purify water in rural communities. Thank the company for helping people get clean water.

Hockomock Swamp

Prevent Rail Line from Destroying Wetland Habitat

A rail line is proposed to bisect some of the richest wetlands on the east coast that are home to thirteen rare and endangered species. Action must be taken now to protect this precious swamp from the devastating effects of a commuter rail line.

Waubesa Wetlands

Don’t Build Houses on Precious Wetlands

Residential and commercial development threatens an ecologically sensitive wetland. The area houses various types of plants and wildlife and functions as a crucial flood mitigation system. Action must be taken now to protect this precious land from destruction.

Praise Retailer for Selling Anti-Bullying T-Shirts

Praise Retailer for Selling Anti-Bullying T-Shirts

An American clothing retailer is teaming up with anti-bullying organizations and selling t-shirts with empowering messages to spread awareness about bullying in schools. Please sign this petition to thank the retailer for its anti-bullying initiatives.

Remove Violent Offender from Football Team

Remove Violent Offender from Football Team

After assaulting and robbing another student, a high school athlete has been allowed to continue playing football on the school team. Demand that this privilege is taken away, as the student failed to represent the school positively.

Don’t Make Citizens Pay for Coal Plant Bailout

Don’t Make Citizens Pay for Coal Plant Bailout

Citizens are opposing the recent decision to bail out a coal plant at the expense of taxpayers. Thank them for refusing to tolerate this blatant disregard for people’s health and environment.

Demand Justice for Brutally Murdered Wolves

Demand Justice for Brutally Murdered Wolves

Two wolves were brutally killed by a man who purposefully ran down and struck them with his car. Demand the killer be prosecuted for this horrific act of animal cruelty.

Oil and gas waste

Protect Citizens from Toxic Oil and Gas Waste

Toxic waste produced by oil and gas companies contains compounds harmful to human health. Too often, the companies’ waste disposal sites expose nearby communities to these toxic chemicals. Take action now to protect people from this hazardous waste.

Stop Companies from Lying About Product Quality

Stop Companies from Lying About Product Quality

Many brands of olive oil on the market today are lying about the quality of their products, which contain GMOs and other additives that diminish the oil’s health benefits. Urge the FDA to protect consumers’ health by regulating the labeling of olive oil.

Punish Fracking Companies for Contaminating Drinking Water

Punish Fracking Companies for Contaminating Drinking Water

Fracking companies are illegally dumping wastewater into California’s drinking water, polluting it with carcinogens. Demand that these companies be punished, as thousands of people could have been poisoned through their careless actions.

Thoroughly Investigate Teen’s Tragic Death

Thoroughly Investigate Teen’s Tragic Death

A black teen was found hanging dead from a swing set near his home, his face badly wounded. Police ruled it a suicide despite many unanswered questions. Demand a thorough investigation into the death of this young man who had everything to live for.

Stop the Torture and Slaughter of Chickens During Tradition

Stop the Torture and Slaughter of Chickens During Tradition

Thousands of chickens are being neglected, then tortured and slaughtered, in a ceremony meant to cleanse a person’s sins every year. Encourage humane alternatives to this needlessly cruel tradition, and help save thousands of chickens from this fate.

Keep Organic Food Companies Pure

Keep Organic Food Companies Pure

A reputable, organic food company has been sold to a company with a deceptive track record that is known for fighting against labeling genetically modified foods. Urge that the quality of the organic company’s food not be compromised by its new parent company.

Don’t Let Coal Companies Lie About Dirty Water

Don’t Let Coal Companies Lie About Dirty Water

Coal companies are systematically falsifying water samples and reporting inaccurate data to the Environmental Protection Agency. Demand an end to the honor system that allows this to occur, and ensure standards set by the Clean Water Act are actually being met.

Help Young Students Succeed

Help Young Students Succeed

Programs that help children succeed in school are falling victim to politically motivated attacks from lawmakers. Show that you support putting students’ needs ahead of politics.

Save New Whale Species from Extinction

Save New Whale Species from Extinction

A newly discovered group of whales may be the most endangered animal species in the world. They have a unique evolutionary lineage that is now threatened by oil drilling. Help give these whales the crucial protection they need before it’s too late.

Save Imperiled Bird Species from Development

Save Imperiled Bird Species from Development

Imperiled birds are losing their habitat because of a federal agency’s refusal to preserve the shoreline they call home. Help save this species from extinction before it’s too late.

Don’t Take Away Employee Health Insurance

Don’t Take Away Employee Health Insurance

Walmart just cut health insurance benefits for 30,000 employees. Sign our petition to demand that they return this basic human right to the workers who make Walmart’s business possible.