A teenager and an innocent woman were reportedly shot dead by police on Christmas. The black lives matter movement already scrutinized Chicago police for the increasing number of shootings against blacks. Demand the killings by police stop and the officers be prosecuted if guilty of excessive force.
A woman was found dead in her jail cell under suspicious circumstances, three days after being arrested for a minor traffic violation. However, she has yet to receive real justice. Urge the Attorney General to conduct a thorough federal investigation into this matter.
In a recent study, it was found that personal care products marketed towards women cost 13 percent more than products of the same brand marketed towards men. Ban this unfair pricing gap that is detrimental to gender equality.
Adult film actor James Deen has been accused of sexual and physical assault by ten women. The alleged incidents are often very violent, and he has not faced justice. Urge authorities to take action against Deen.
A couple and their young son, wearing traditional Muslim attire, were reportedly escorted by multiple officers from a mall for taking video. The family is now in danger because of viral Facebook posts claiming they are terrorists. Demand that police protect people from religious intolerance, issue an official apology to the family, and publicly swear to uphold their vow to protect all citizens equally.
A mother of two—including a teen with bone cancer and an amputated leg—reportedly faces the threat of having her family’s state assistance stripped away because a donation page has been set up to help with their financial burden. The previously homeless family hardly has anything as it is, so it’s cruel to take this away from them. Demand they be allowed to keep their donations and still receive the funding they rely on to survive.
Cities across the nation are destroying homeless camps, leaving homeless individuals with no shelter and no options just as the coldest season of the year begins. Sign to demand that these cities stop heartlessly taking away their only homes and exposing them to more danger.
A woman was allegedly brutally raped in her hospital bed by her doctor. Thanks to a state law, the doctor will likely suffer only minor consequences for his reported crime. Demand that this law be abolished and stand behind victims of white coat rape.
A cafeteria worker was fired for giving a hungry student a hot meal that she was going to pay for herself. Sign our petition to demand that this generous woman be rehired and that the school change its policy to allow staff to buy food for needy children.
A human rights lawyer has been found guilty for simply posting his beliefs on social media, and he now faces a three-year suspended sentence. This is gross injustice and a veiled attempt by the Chinese government to silence this human rights advocate. Demand that this verdict be overturned immediately.
A woman went to a hospital for breathing problems, but instead of getting the proper treatment, she was allegedly removed forcibly by police and arrested. She reportedly collapsed and died while being escorted away. Demand the hospital and police be held responsible and punished for this senseless death, if found guilty of contributing in any way.
Donald Trump said Hillary Clinton “got schlonged” by President Barack Obama during her 2008 bid for the presidency. This is just one of many vulgar tirades Trump has made against women. Demand he apologize for this disgusting verbal attack.
Former Panama President Ricardo Martinelli reportedly has a warrant for his arrest for allegedly using public money to spy on millions of unsuspecting people. This predatory and sick behavior must not be taken lightly. Demand he be given the maximum sentence possible.
A girl who was strangled and thrown out of her seat by a school police officer and the girl who filmed it are being charged with crimes that could land them 90 days in jail. Demand that these ridiculous charges be dropped at once.
Idaho is the last state in the U.S. that does not defend a women’s right to breastfeed her child in public. A mother should be able to feed her child whenever necessary. Demand that Idaho legislators pass and enforce a law that defends the federal right of mothers to breastfeed in public.
Miss Puerto Rico 2015 tweeted hate-filled rants against peaceful Muslims. Twitter has removed the volatile tweets, and the beauty pageant contestant has made a paltry attempt at an apology. Demand Destiny Velez sincerely apologize for perpetuating ignorance and hatred toward the Muslim faith.
Nearly 100,000 people contracted lead poisoning after drinking contaminated water. Children suffered cognitive delays, stunted growth, and behavioral outbursts associated with lead poisoning. Demand justice for these victims.
An American journalist who was filming an anti-Islam rally was arrested and allegedly abused and beaten by three police officers. Demand that these violent officers be charged and punished to the maximum extent of the law if found guilty.
The Salvation Army is still discriminating against LGBT persons in its employment policies according to a recently released internal document. Tell the charity organization to end this prejudice against some of the people who need it most.
The last valuables of refugees could be confiscated by the government if a proposal passes in Denmark. This is basically robbing people who have already lost everything. Sign to demand that the Danish government reject this proposal.
Ninety dead and dying animals and an unconscious 2-year-old were reportedly found inside a home. The boy is said to be in critical condition. Demand justice for these poor, innocent beings by asking that the woman arrested be penalized to the fullest extent if found guilty.
Women are abandoning their babies in unsafe situations due to fear of persecution. Baby drop boxes provide an anonymous alternative to face-to-face surrender and ensure the safety of the baby. Urge politicians to utilize baby drop boxes and save lives.
A college instructor was suspended for showing support for Muslim students by wearing a hijab and saying that Christians and Muslims worship the same god. Sign to demand that this professor be immediately reinstated and given an apology.
Vietnamese human rights lawyer Nguyen Van Dai was beaten and later arrested after delivering a peaceful workshop. Demand his release immediately.
The use of solitary confinement in New York state prisons is being overhauled. Applaud this progress towards treating those who are incarcerated more humanely.