Venezuela is slowly collapsing under the weight of extreme economic crisis and military corruption. Hospitals cannot afford medical supplies, and the military is profiting from the scarcity of food. Sign this petition to demand the United States send aid to these people immediately.
A city has put a ban on all pet stores selling commercially bred animals — instead, the stores will now feature rescue animals. This new law takes business away from large scale breeding operations like puppy mills, and will help lower the number of animals euthanized due to lack of resources and space. Sign this petition to praise the city for making the compassionate change.
A dog was recently pushed out of a vehicle and abandoned in a parking lot near a busy street. Demand that the person responsible is found and charged with animal cruelty.
A California town has for years featured a cruel annual “pig scramble” where children chase, wrestle and harass young piglets in the name of “good, clean fun.” This event is torturous for these intelligent creatures. Sign this petition to demand that it be banned.
The heads of two decapitated cats were recently found in two neighborhoods. It is suspected that these attacks are the work of a notorious killer, who has claimed the lives of over 200 cats. Demand this offender is found and brought to justice.
Seven hundred people, including children, were attacked by plainclothes men while trying to submit legal complaints against the company responsible for a major ecological disaster. Demand an independent and transparent investigation of these attacks and call on the government to help those affected by this disaster to submit their legal complaints.
Donald Trump and Paul Ryan are trying to slash medical coverage for hard working Americans. Without access to affordable and fair heath insurance, millions of middle class Americans will be only one injury or sickness away from financial ruin. Demand Trump and Ryan stop their efforts to deny medical coverage to Americans.
Publishing company Simon & Schuster has dropped the controversial Milo Yianopoulos as a client after the editor was captured on video endorsing pedophilic relations between men and young teenage boys. Sign this petition to thank the company for refusing to publish this dangerous man’s work.
An indigenous leader has been assassinated in the latest act of violence in a campaign of intimidation and murders. Community members allege that assailants are protected by a culture of impunity and often have ties to the military, law enforcement, and state security forces. Demand protection for the community.
California has the opportunity to become a nationwide leader in supporting fully renewable energy sources by 2045. Sign this petition to show support for a bill that would ensure this possibility becomes reality.
Convicted animal abusers could soon be prevented from owning animals thanks to a proposed new bill. The bill would create a registry of convicted animal abusers and sanction all pet stores, breeders, and shelters who provide pets to them. Demand that the Florida House of Representatives pass this important bill.
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.
A traveling U.S. circus still uses tigers, elephants, and other animals in its show, forcing them to perform completely unnatural acts as a crude form of entertainment. Demand that one of the circus’s most prominent hosts on its ongoing tour refuse to do business with this circus.
Over 400 animals were allegedly found living in inhumane conditions, with multiple dead animals also being found on the property. Demand justice for these innocent animals.
Applicants for faculty positions at Iowa’s public universities may be forced to state their party affiliation before they are hired, and could be denied the job on partisan grounds. This new legislation requiring “partisan balance” would effectively prevent Democrats from being hired in teaching positions. Demand that this unconstitutional bill be rejected.
Millions of low-income people in the U.S. will lose access to many free legal services if the most recent draft of Donald Trump’s budget plan is finalized. Tell Trump not to eliminate these important services from the budget by signing this petition.
A cat was swung around by the tail and brutally slammed into the ground. The poor animal’s tail and part of its spine were ripped off. Demand justice now.
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.
Agents of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) reportedly entered a Texas courthouse to arrest an undocumented transgender woman seeking a protective order from her partner. The detention has sparked fear among immigrant women all over the country, who are now afraid of demanding justice in matters of domestic violence. Sign the petition below to highlight the misconduct of ICE in this case and require that the agents are punished due to their unethical behavior.
Senator John McCain has spoken out harshly against Donald Trump’s many attacks on the media, citing him as a potential dictator due to the past actions of other dictators. Sign this petition to thank McCain for standing up for freedom of the press.
Smog and pollution from cars threatens the health of millions of people, but the Trump administration may side with polluters over human health. Sign this petition supporting the continued ability of states to adopt expanded vehicle emission regulations.
An award-winning police officer claims that he was denied a promotion because of his sexuality. While a body of laws specifies that discrimination should not happen in the workplace, there are still cases of outstanding individuals who are not evaluated based on their merits. Sign this petition to demand justice for this alleged neglect.
A dog was reportedly dragged behind a motorized scooter for over two blocks. Shocking video footage shows the dog lying on its side and struggling to keep up. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
A dirty, toxic steel plant is illegally endangering the health of people and the environment. It has resulted in one of the most polluted areas in the world. Sign this petition to shut down this plant and punish the company for destroying our environment.
School security officers in Virginia may be allowed to carry guns inside schools, if a new law passes. Demand that these guns are kept out of our schools and away from our children.