Recent Petitions

Stop the Ruthless Poisoning of Birds

Stop the Ruthless Poisoning of Birds

Birds are being poisoned by an airport that sees them as pests, causing their prolonged and agonizing deaths. Urge airport management to seek nonlethal measures of pest control and stop subjecting birds to unjust torture.

Stop the Smuggling of Cheetah Cubs

Stop the Smuggling of Cheetah Cubs

Cheetah cubs are being snatched from their mothers and smuggled to the Middle East to be sold as status symbol pets. Urge government officials to end this inhumane trade and save these magnificent creatures from extinction.

Protect Children at Disney World from Sexual Predators

Protect Children at Disney World from Sexual Predators

In light of recent sex stings that have led to the arrests of several Disney World employees, it is important that stricter precautions are taken before hiring prospective employees. Sign this petition to ensure that the millions of minors who visit Disney World are kept safe from sexual predators.

Prevent Universities from Retaining Bad Professors

Prevent Universities from Retaining Bad Professors

Students’ educations are being neglected, as university faculty are being evaluated based on research output rather than teaching ability. This negatively affects the caliber of education provided by these institutions. Petition research universities to make students’ educations their first priority.

Stop the Use of Environmentally Destructive Material in Cosmetics

Stop the Use of Environmentally Destructive Material in Cosmetics

The production of palm oil, a material used in many cosmetics, leads to the destruction of crucial habitats. No type of make-up should be more important than the environment. Sign this petition to ask cosmetics companies to act sustainably and stop using palm oil.

Save Children from Homelessness and Violence

Save Children from Homelessness and Violence

Street children are constantly harassed by the police, and are often beaten with batons and wires. Urge the government to hold the police accountable and to provide homeless children with safe accommodations and basic health care.

Applaud Pope for Acknowledging Sex Abuse Crimes

Applaud Pope for Acknowledging Sex Abuse Crimes

Until now, the Catholic Church has refused to take responsibility for the sex abuse scandals that have occurred. Applaud Pope Francis for ensuring that victims’ voices are heard.

Support Consumer-Friendly Nutrition Labels

Support Consumer-Friendly Nutrition Labels

Food nutrition labels in Canada will soon be more user-friendly, thanks to a recent initiative. Praise the move, which will combat obesity by making good food choices easier to make.

Provide Manatees With a Permanent Sanctuary

Provide Manatees With a Permanent Sanctuary

Every year, thousands of tourists put the manatee at risk by invading its natural habitat. By signing this petition, you are calling for a permanent sanctuary for these peaceful creatures.

Demand Shutdown of Illegal Zoo

Demand Shutdown of Illegal Zoo

Animals are living in poor conditions, suffering at a zoo that should be acting as a sanctuary. Despite warning letters from the Veterinary Directorate, no action has been taken to close the zoo down. Sign this petition and demand the shut down of this zoo immediately.

Thank Actress for Calling for an End to Cosmetic Animal Testing

Thank Actress for Calling for an End to Cosmetic Animal Testing

Actress Alicia Silverstone has joined the cause to end animal testing at cosmetic companies. With her help, more people will be aware of the issues of cruel animal testing. Please sign this petition to applaud her for her efforts in ending this inhumane practice.

Praise Animal Rescue Organization for Over 8 Years of Service

Praise Animal Rescue Organization for Over 8 Years of Service

Hope for Paws has been rescuing abandoned animals on the streets for nearly a decade. Show your appreciation for the founders’ selflessness and dedication by signing this petition.

Save Critically Endangered Iguanas

Save Critically Endangered Iguanas

A World Bank-blacklisted conglomerate plans to clear-cut mangrove forests to build an industrial seaport in one of the few places the Jamaican iguana can survive. Push to save this iconic animal, once thought to be extinct and in danger once again.

Punish Senseless Hate Crime

Punish Senseless Hate Crime

A sex offender, conspirator, and con-artist turned homophobe carried out a senseless hate crime against two unarmed gay men because of their sexualities. Urge authorities to uphold the death penalty for his latest criminal act.

Applaud Ruling Against Death Penalty

Applaud Ruling Against Death Penalty

Capital punishment was declared unconstitutional by a judge in a well-researched and eloquent decision. Thank this judge for taking a stand against the cruel and unusual punishment that is the death penalty.

Stop Revenge Killing of Elephants by Angry Poachers

Stop Revenge Killing of Elephants by Angry Poachers

Angry poachers are being released on bond after their arrests, resulting in vengeful killing sprees. Urge the President of Kenya to take action against revenge killings and immediately begin the process of strengthening anti-poaching laws.

End Rebel Group’s Crimes Against Humanity

End Rebel Group’s Crimes Against Humanity

A rebel group’s extreme violence against innocent Iraqi civilians has escalated to an international humanitarian crisis. End these horrific war crimes using a global peace strategy.

Act to Stop Gun Violence

Act to Stop Gun Violence

More than thirty thousand people are killed by guns in the U.S. every year. Take action to protect our communities from gun violence, and help keep guns out of the hands of criminals.

Praise President Obama’s Sustainability Reform

Praise President Obama’s Sustainability Reform

President Obama recently introduced a multimillion dollar plan aimed at creating a more sustainable America. Sign the petition to applaud this progressive move.

LEGO Must Cut Ties With Big Oil

LEGO Must Cut Ties With Big Oil

The Arctic is a beautiful place with unique wildlife like polar bears, narwhals, walrus and other wondrous animals. However, it is a fragile ecosystem and an oil spill would be devastating. Despite this, Shell Oil wants to drill in the Arctic, putting this magnificent environment in extreme jeopardy. Unfortunately, Shell is being supported in its dirty business by LEGO, which includes Shell branded items in its children’s toys. Tell LEGO it’s time to take a stand against Arctic destruction. Demand LEGO cut ties with Shell Oil.

Demand Justice for Government-Ordered Rape

Demand Justice for Government-Ordered Rape

A 13-year-old Indian girl was recently raped as a punishment for her brother’s crime. Help protect other innocent girls from acts of sexual violence by demanding that those responsible for this brutal assault be severely punished.

Punish Man for Killing Dog With Car Exhaust Fumes

Punish Man for Killing Dog With Car Exhaust Fumes

A man gassed his dog, Mocha, to death with car exhaust fumes and was never charged or convicted. Demand law officials stop turning their backs on this case, and get justice for Mocha.

Denounce Republicans for Blocking Contraception Bill

Denounce Republicans for Blocking Contraception Bill

Senate Republicans shot down a bill requiring employers to offer contraception to female employees. Criticize them for this unjust action that favors corporate greed and religious bias over women’s healthcare.

Demand International Intervention in Kidnapping of Schoolgirls

Demand International Intervention in Kidnapping of Schoolgirls

In April 2014, 276 schoolgirls were kidnapped by a Jihadist group in Nigeria. Sign this petition and demand that the United States play a bigger role in rescuing the 200 girls who still remain missing and in danger.

Protect the Right to Free Speech

Protect the Right to Free Speech

Media outlets are being censored and journalists prevented from exercising their right to freedom of expression in Hong Kong. Urge authorities to allow journalists to pursue their right to free speech, and protect reporters from brutal attacks.