A couple allegedly tried to sell their 5-month-old baby on Craigslist. Per police reports, the ad listed the baby for sale for $3,000. Demand justice for this innocent baby.
A draft for the 2020 census will not include questions pertaining to sexuality despite the initial plans to do so. Without these questions, LGBT citizens may not be able to access the services, protections, and rights they need. Sign this petition to demand this oversight be corrected.
A special needs child was reportedly left traumatized after being subjected to excessive screening measures by TSA agents without cause. The mother says they were treated like dogs because she asked for alternative screening options to accommodate her child’s’ special needs, and was denied. Please sign this petition to demand that these agents be reprimanded.
An anti-civil rights leader has just been given a key position in the Office of Civil Rights. Demand that he be asked to resign so he cannot damage the rights of minority Americans already struggling to be given fair and equal treatment.
Peru is suffering through the worst flooding in decades, which has taken over 70 lives and destroyed over 100,000 homes. We must keep America’s aid to them strong and continuous. Sign this petition to help the survivors and prevent the death and destruction counts from rising.
After LGBTQ+ videos were blocked on YouTube under the site’s Restricted Mode, YouTube received an uproar of backlash from the communities on YouTube and ForceChange. Since, YouTube has apologized for the error and is working to fix it. Applaud this victory for LGBT rights.
A Minnesota woman says an unidentified man heckled her in a supermarket over her Islamic attire. He allegedly demanded she remove her hijab, and tried to stop her from entering the store. Sign this petition and demand police press charges against the man.
Body cam footage appears to show a woman being tasered after she called an officer “honey.” The officers weren’t disciplined and the police department has stood behind their actions. Please sign this petition to demand that this police officer be held accountable for using excessive force.
A young political activist in Lebanon faces two years in prison for speaking out against the country’s government. By arresting this man, Lebanon has broken international human rights laws regarding freedom of expression. Sign the petition and demand that he be released.
Hundreds of protesters peacefully demonstrating against government corruption were arrested in Russia, and many are still being detained. Demand the release of all peaceful protesters and human rights fighters.
Nike plans to release a hijab for female Muslim athletes in the spring of 2018. Sign this petition to thank Nike for their inclusivity and for recognizing Muslim athletes.
Libyan troops were reportedly recorded publicly displaying the dead bodies of people who were victims of the troops’ summary killings. According to numerous accounts, many innocent people were gunned down and killed as they tried escaping after the siege. Sign this petition to demand that the troops be severely punished for these horrific crimes.
The United States has abandoned its allies and has refused to condemn human rights violations carried out by China. Sign the petition and demand that the United States stand firmly for the freedoms it was founded upon and speak out against China’s actions.
Discrimination against and exclusion of LGBTQ students by school groups is now legal in Kentucky. Demand that this unfair and unconstitutional new law be overturned.
A high school coach reportedly told a cheerleader to “get over it” after her teammates posted nude photos of her online; in addition, the coach forced the girl to apologize to her tormentors when her family decided to sue the school for the incident. Sign this petition to demand this coach be punished for allowing such abuse of a student.
A teenage girl was sexually assaulted in a shocking Facebook Live video. The men responsible are unidentified and still at large. Demand justice for this innocent girl.
Uber dismissed the head of its engineering efforts for failing to disclose a sexual harassment claim from his previous job. The dismissal of a top engineer is a solid indication that the company is working to change the systematic problem of sexism and sexual harassment within the organization. Sign the petition to praise the company’s efforts toward a more equal and respectful workplace.
A state attorney will not charge the prison guards who allegedly locked a schizophrenic inmate in a boiling hot shower until he died with his body covered in burns and his skin flaking off. This heartless attorney must resign for allowing this potential injustice to go without a trial.
The European Court of Justice has ruled that signs of religious faith should not be outwardly exhibited in the workplace, a decision that will directly affect Muslim women and other religious minorities. With rising anti-Muslim sentiment in Europe, the ruling sends the wrong message and boosts right-wing populist discourse in the lead-up to several national elections. Urge the reversal of this decision, favoring the promotion of tolerance in the work environment.
A teenage ethnic rights activist was reportedly shot and killed by military police during a check point. The soldiers claim that they shot the young man out of self-defense, but their stories do not add up. Please sign this petition to demand that a third-party investigation be conducted and that the soldiers responsible are punished if found guilty of using excessive lethal force.
Children could be forced to work in the highly dangerous logging industry if a lawmaker’s proposed bill passes. Sign the petition and demand that this senator throw out his legislation and protect the children of his state and the country.
The Mexican government is trying to destroy some fundamental legal protections for its citizens, imposing a setback to human rights in the country. A law reform proposed by the government is in contradiction with Mexico’s present denunciation of human rights violations and xenophobia by the U.S. Demand that Mexico immediately withdraws this legal reform and strengthens its human rights standards.
Two transgender women were reportedly attacked in an alleged hate crime. The suspect reportedly called them derogatory names before pushing one of the women to the ground and kicking her. Demand justice for these innocent women.
A mother with a baby was reportedly beaten and detained by multiple police officers when she refused to hand over a bribe at a checkpoint. It seems the policemen have no regard for the lives of women and children. Please sign this petition demanding that the officer be fired, if guilty.
A court ruling denied chimpanzees their own legal rights, but the precedent it sets could be used to deny human rights as well. Demand that this dangerous ruling be overturned.