A British schoolteacher was denied entry into the United States because of his Muslim faith and despite the court’s overturnment of Donald Trump’s Muslim ban. Demand that the United States government issue an apology to this schoolteacher.
Articles written by: Keri Ann
Hate crimes against the Jewish community are on the rise, yet President Donald Trump continues to only lightly voice his opposition to the violence. Let the president know that his recent remarks are not good enough and that he must publicly disavow all anti-Semitism surrounding his campaign, including the anti-Semitism spewed by alt-right news sources like Breitbart.
As the new presidential administration threatens to rob citizens of their freedom, a senator has introduced legislation attempting to protect Americans’ right to privacy. Sign the petition and demand that other senators rally around and support this legislation.
Political activists and their families are being silenced through violence in Nicaragua. This violence is perpetrated by the government and its supporters. Sign the petition and demand that the violence be brought to an end so that civil and human rights can be restored to the nation.
The African pangolin is being smuggled throughout Africa and Asia and used for medicinal purposes. This animal is already endangered in Asia and may very well become endangered in Africa if this illegal trade is not brought to an end. Sign the petition to demand that one African nation ban the hunting of this animal.
A very fragile desert environment could be subjected to the dangers of fracking, unless a proposed bill is passed prohibiting fracking in this precious ecosystem. Sign the petition to voice your support for this protective and proactive measure.
Donald Trump’s key national security adviser has been caught illicitly communicating with Russian spies. Trump was warned about this but took no action until the details of these concealed communications became public. Demand the Senate launch a bi-partisan investigation into the Trump Administration’s potentially traitorous ties to Russia.
The German government has enacted tougher regulations on fracking through 2021. However, fracking shouldn’t only be regulated. It should be banned. Demand that the German government take its action a step further and ban fracking forever.
The Trump Administration has delayed the listing of the rusty patched bumblebee as a federally protected endangered species. If this delay continues, Trump will be responsible for the death of an entire species. Sign the petition and demand that this delay be brought to an end.
A mother, who had illegally immigrated to America as a child and was granted leniency under President Obama, was deported without notice during her routine immigration check-in. She was torn from her children, who are legal American citizens. Sign this petition and demand that the government not deport individuals granted leniency by the previous president.
The Department of Defense is seeking to rent office space from Trump Tower and place funds right into the pockets of the Trump family and the president himself. Sign the petition and demand that the Department of Defense not lease office space and that Trump not exploit the average Americans whom he claimed he would help.
A political activist has been poisoned, allegedly by the authoritarian Russian government, for the second time. The first time he was poisoned, the US government came to his defense. Demand that the US government under Trump once again speak out against this violence.
Over 1 million acres of ancestral, untouched public land could soon be desecrated by the oil industry due to a Republican proposal to remove protected status from the Bears Ears National Monument. Sign the petition to demand that this land be protected for generations, not exploited for short-term economic gain.
BP is planning on drilling for oil near a newly discovered coral reef. Sign the petition and demand that the company be stopped before another oil spill damages our planet’s fragile environment.
The company behind the Dakota Access Pipeline would like to make it impossible for the public to gather information on the controversial construction project. Demand that important information on the pipeline remain accessible to the public.
A new governor, who is also a prominent business owner and one of the wealthiest men in his state, owes millions of dollars in fines to the federal government. Demand that he pay these fines and show respect for the law of the state he governs.
A new law has banned child labor in some industries, but it does not apply to the domestic arena, leaving millions of young girls vulnerable to mistreatment. Sign the petition and demand that a new law be introduced to protect young girls from exploitation.
Schools are being censored from teaching and discussing LGBTQ issues because of outdated laws. Sign the petition to demand that these unjust laws be overturned and this censorship brought to an end.
President Donald Trump has enacted a ban on Muslim refugees and immigrants seeking asylum. Demand that the leaders of Congress act immediately to overturn it.
The Trump administration has recently expressed an interest in cutting funds for the PBS, and privatizing the source of educational and artistic programming for tens of millions of Americans. Sign the petition to demand that public broadcasting remain freely accessible for all citizens.
A bill to ban harmful child labor on tobacco farms has been turned down by Virginia Republicans. Sign the petition and demand that these politicians stop putting the lives of children at risk for personal political gain.
In addition to placing a gag order on the EPA, the Trump administration has ordered all climate change web pages to be removed from government websites. Defend scientific knowledge and demand that these pages remain on the web for all Americans to access.
The Trump administration is considering the total elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities in order to reduce the national debt. The arts are already struggling in our schools and to eliminate two of the largest endowments for them would severely damage the future of our country and its artistic expression. Sign the petition to demand that the Trump administration save the organizations, not eliminate them.
The White House Press Secretary stood before the media and the American people and knowingly lied about Donald Trump’s inauguration crowd size. How can Americans trust him if he is so willing to lie about something so trivial? Demand that he publicly apologize to Americans in an effort to regain their trust.
Children are being exploited in the gold mines of Cameroon. Sign the petition to demand that this deadly practice be brought to an end.