Human Rights

Don’t Deny Women Access to Safe Abortions

Don’t Deny Women Access to Safe Abortions

The safest method for abortion past the first trimester may soon be banned in the state of Texas if a new bill passes. Sign this petition to demand that this cruel piece of legislation must not be made into law.

Do Not Give Federal Funding to Institutions That Discriminate Against LGBTQ Students

Do Not Give Federal Funding to Institutions That Discriminate Against LGBTQ Students

Even if a school blatantly discriminates against and refuses to admit LGBTQ students, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos would not prevent that school from receiving federal funding. Demand that the rights of LGBTQ students be protected, and that schools funded with taxpayer dollars be actively prevented from discriminating against them.

Reprimand Politician Who Body Slammed Reporter

Reprimand Politician Who Body Slammed Reporter

A Republican politician has allegedly attacked a reporter for no reason other than the fact that the reporter was simply doing his job. Donald Trump, who has verbally attacked the press, has remained silent. Sign the petition and demand that Trump remember his vow to protect the Constitution and the freedom of the press, and condemn this violence.

Officer Charged With Covering Up Police Brutality Must Be Fired

Officer Charged With Covering Up Police Brutality Must Be Fired

A police officer reportedly struck a handcuffed man with a flashlight, causing the victim to require 16 stitches in his forehead. The officer who witnessed the brutality was charged for lying and covering up the attack, yet he was only placed on modified duty. Sign this petition to demand that these officers be fired and harshly punished.

Success: Travel Ban Blocked From Another Revival

Success: Travel Ban Blocked From Another Revival

Trump’s second attempt to revive his unconstitutional travel ban has been blocked by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals. Sign this petition to thank the court for their continued aid in this victory against Trump’s agenda.

Same-sex marriage Taiwan

Support Same-Sex Marriage Throughout Asia

Same-sex couples will likely soon have the ability to marry in Taiwan, making it the first nation in Asia to extend this right to all people regardless of sexual orientation. Sign this petition to praise this progressive ruling from Taiwan’s highest court and encourage other Asian countries to follow Taiwan’s example.

Justice for Child with Special Needs Allegedly Treated Like a Violent Criminal

Justice for Child with Special Needs Allegedly Treated Like a Violent Criminal

A 7-year-old special needs boy was allegedly tased and handcuffed by school police after faculty overreacted to his minor outburst. He was then detained for almost a week under heavy sedation. Sign this petition to demand that police staff apologize for mistreating this child.

Justice for Black College Student Killed in Alleged Hate Crime

Justice for Black College Student Killed in Alleged Hate Crime

A black college student was reportedly stabbed to death by a white man who is reportedly part of an Alt-Reich Facebook group chat. His murder is now being investigated as a possible hate crime. Demand justice for this innocent student.

Don’t Send Refugee Families Back to Devastated Homeland

Don’t Send Refugee Families Back to Devastated Homeland

Haitian refugees who came to America following the deadly 2010 earthquake in their country may be deported, ripped from their homes, their jobs, and even their families. Sign the petition and demand that these refugees, who have built lives for themselves here, not be deported back to their devastated homeland.

Punish Officers for Allegedly Conducting Illegal Search at High School

Punish Officers for Allegedly Conducting Illegal Search at High School

Police reportedly conducted an illegal, unwarranted drug search on an entire high school’s student body. The sheriff’s department is defending the officers’ actions despite the likely violation of the 900 students’ fourth amendment rights. Sign this petition to demand they be punished if found guilty of this gross abuse of power.

Don’t Deport Grandmother Who’s Lived in the U.S. for Decades

Don’t Deport Grandmother Who’s Lived in the U.S. for Decades

Juana Ortega has lived in the U.S. for 20 years, but she is now in danger of being deported for visiting her deathly ill daughter back in Guatemala. Sign this petition to allow her to stay in the country.

Don’t Allow Discrimination Against LGBT Persons

Don’t Allow Discrimination Against LGBT Persons

Two anti-LGBT bills are dangerously close to becoming law. One allows discrimination in adoption and foster care agencies based on personal religious beliefs, while the other pushes transgender students to use individual designated bathrooms instead of those matching their gender identities. Demand that the governor not sign these bills into law.

Do Not Eliminate Freedom of the Press

Do Not Eliminate Freedom of the Press

The Trump Administration has voiced interest in changing libel laws, which would regulate the press and potentially tear the First Amendment apart. Sign the petition and demand that the administration protect our Constitution and its freedoms, not eliminate them.

Stop Condoning and Enabling Domestic Violence in Romania

Stop Condoning and Enabling Domestic Violence in Romania

Domestic violence is a huge problem that is not being sufficiently addressed in Romania, where it is largely regarded as normal. Demand justice and protection for victims of domestic abuse.

Justice for Kidnapped and Murdered Six-Year-Old Boy

Justice for Kidnapped and Murdered Six-Year-Old Boy

A young boy was kidnapped and shot to death just before his graduation from kindergarten. While the suspects were arrested, they have yet to be punished to the full extent of the law for their actions. Sign this petition to demand justice for this poor child and his grieving family.

Children Allegedly Deprived of Water and Beaten Deserve Justice

Children Allegedly Deprived of Water and Beaten Deserve Justice

At least two children were reportedly beaten and deprived of water in a shocking case of child abuse. One of the children was forced to drink mouthwash and toilet water to survive. Demand justice for these innocent children.

Tell Indonesia’s President: Halt the Flogging of Same-Sex Couples

Tell Indonesia’s President: Halt the Flogging of Same-Sex Couples

Indonesian authorities continue to publicly beat same-sex couples, as a form of corporal punishment that targets the country’s LGBT community. Sign this petition to demand the country put a stop to this practice.

Don’t Profit Off the Lives of Undocumented Immigrants

Don’t Profit Off the Lives of Undocumented Immigrants

Private prisons are standing to profit thousands off the arrests of undocumented immigrants. Sign the petition and demand that these abusive, private prisons play no role in immigration affairs or enforcement.

Homeless Woman Allegedly Set on Fire By Boyfriend Deserves Justice

Homeless Woman Allegedly Set on Fire By Boyfriend Deserves Justice

A woman was allegedly doused in accelerant and set on fire by her own boyfriend. Per police reports, the woman had previously filed an order of protection against this man. Demand justice for this innocent woman.

Cop Who Body Slammed 12-Year-Old Girl Must be Fired

Cop Who Body Slammed 12-Year-Old Girl Must be Fired

A 12-year-old girl was body slammed and left with a broken clavicle by a school’s police officer. This violence occurred after a fight involving the girl had already been broken up. Please sign this petition to demand the officer be fired for using excessive and unjustified force against a child.

Justice for Black Man Who Died After Cop Allegedly Used Unapproved Choke Hold and Stun Gun on Him

Justice for Black Man Who Died After Cop Allegedly Used Unapproved Choke Hold and Stun Gun on Him

A man reportedly died after a police officer tasered him and put him in an unapproved choke-hold from behind. The victim was an unarmed, non-threatening African American man who was complying with police commands. Please sign this petition to demand that the officer be held responsible if guilty of using excessive force.

Victims of Brutality in Washington Protests Deserve Justice

Victims of Brutality in Washington Protests Deserve Justice

During the Turkish opresident’s recent visit to the U.S. capital, peaceful protesters were allegedly seized and attacked by the foreign president’s own bodyguards. Some demonstrators were beaten so severely they required medical attention. Sign this petition to urge the U.S. State Department not to grant these bodyguards diplomatic immunity, and to call for their removal and punishment.

End Government’s Discrimination Against Transgender Man

End Government’s Discrimination Against Transgender Man

A transgender man was denied a position on a human rights commission in a blatant act of discrimination. Sign the petition and demand that he be allowed to serve on the commission and help continue the fight for human rights.

Young girl with a scarf, Varanasi Benares India

Praise Doctors For Granting Rape Victim Her Rights

A panel of doctors in India have granted a ten-year-old rape victim the right to an abortion despite a law forbidding the procedure after 20 weeks. In a country where women have few rights and child sex abuse runs rampant, this is a huge success. Sign this petition to thank the doctors for doing the right thing.

University Must Stop Ignoring Sexual Assault Allegations

University Must Stop Ignoring Sexual Assault Allegations

A lawsuit filed against Baylor University alleges that its football players gang rape female students and video tape it during hazing parties as a “bonding” experience. More than a dozen women have sued the school over sexual assaults. Demand that Baylor stop trying to sweep this sexual assault epidemic under the rug.

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