A female writer received a death and rape threat against her five-year-old daughter. This writer has faced severe harassment for years simply for speaking on women’s issues. Demand this crime be taken seriously with a full, formal investigation.
A fair is planning on hosting an event called animal scramble. During this event, rabbits are trapped in an enclosed area while children chase after the animals. The event is terrifying for the rabbits and can lead to serious physical injury. Sign this petition and demand that the animal scramble is canceled.
Bags containing animal carcasses and body parts were reportedly found. People are in fear for their pets’ lives, but animal control isn’t doing anything about it. Demand that they start taking these innocent lives seriously and investigate what happened to these poor animals.
A dog had to be euthanized after a neighbor reportedly shot him in the face. The American bulldog was playing with his owner’s three-year-old son inside his fenced-in backyard only moments before. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
People with disabilities were given a substantial voice for the first time at any national political convention rather than being ignored and left out. Thank the leaders of the Democratic National Convention for making an effort to include this marginalized group in the political process.
Monkey rodeos are gaining popularity at Minor League Baseball events across the nation. During monkey rodeos, capuchin monkeys are strapped to a dog who sprints around a track, which is terrifying for the monkeys and can lead to serious injury. Sign this petition and demand Minor League Baseball ban monkey rodeos from all events.
A man reportedly shot a kangaroo in the head with a crossbow. The kangaroo lived for a month with the large arrow protruding from his head, only to die after surgery. Demand that this sick animal murderer be brought to justice, if guilty.
Arcadia Power, a nationwide clean energy company, is giving you the option to choose clean energy at no extra cost to ForceChange members. And in this case, “free” really means “free”. Take the pledge now to have your home or apartment supporting cleaner energy sources.
A ban on circuses featuring non-domestic animals, such as elephants and tigers, is currently being considered. Support this ban, which would deal a huge blow to the cruel circus industry.
Prisoners are allegedly being tortured, denied food, water and medical attention, and sexually assaulted by guards. Demand an end to this abuse.
Governor Daurgaard of South Dakota recently rejected a bill that would deny transgender people their right to use the bathroom, locker room, or shower of their choice. In the never-ending fight for the rights of transgender people, this is an amazing accomplishment. Sign this petition to thank Governor Daurgaard.
The World Health Organization stills cites the condition that causes a person to be transgender as “gender identity disorder.” The implication that being transgender is a medical disorder promotes stigma against the transgender community. Demand that the WHO reclassify the condition to help end this stigma.
A dog was found tied to tree, his head swollen to three times its natural size. His owners reportedly denied him medical care and allowed him to suffer for an extended period of time. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
Two snakes were recently beheaded by their owner, who was in a drunken fit of rage. Demand that the owner is sent to rehab and banned from owning animals.
The person responsible for covering four puppies in hot tar, burning them and rendering them unable to move, must be urgently found and punished. Demand an investigation into this crime and the implementation of a specialized department to police animal abuse cases.
Stray cats living at a popular airport are in danger of being poisoned to death in an effort to make the city appear nicer. Two cats have already died, and more could follow. Sign this petition to help save these cats and protect future strays from the same fate.
A fair is planning on hosting a traveling sea lion show that is notorious for its alleged abuse and neglect. The company has a lengthy list of Animal Welfare Act violations and seems to have no respect for its animals. Sign this petition and demand the Wisconsin State Fair cancel its plans with the company.
A dog nearly chewed off his own foot in an attempt to escape confinement. Rope burns and scars indicate that the dog was frequently tethered for days at a time. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
Around 130 dogs were found emaciated, dehydrated, and some near death at a dog kennel, but only 11 were rescued. The remaining dogs are stuck with the owners for now. Demand that these innocent dogs be rescued and the owners banned from having animals, if guilty.
An undercover investigation at a Canadian egg supplier has revealed allegedly cruel conditions, including intense confinement and dead hens sharing cages with live ones. Demand that this company improve the living conditions of its hens by going cage-free.
A domestic violence shelter has recently begun to implement a program that would allow survivors of domestic abuse to bring their pets to the shelter with them. Sign the petition and applaud this undertaking.
Unaccompanied children are being illegally deported, leading to their prolonged detention in squalid conditions. Demand an end to these deportations.
African immigrants still in the process of seeking asylum are being deported in mass numbers even if it’s been found that doing so puts them at extreme risk of death. Sign to demand that mass deportations of desperate asylum seekers stop immediately.
Trans students have reportedly been made to wear bracelets so that staff can identify them as transgender, among other discriminatory policies. Sign to demand that these allegations are investigated and those responsible punished.
Alternative medicine is just as legitimate as traditional medicine when it comes to treating patients, but health insurance companies are still refusing to cover these treatments. Patients end up paying hundreds of dollars out of pocket as a result. Sign this petition to demand more coverage for alternative medical treatments.