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Don’t Regulate and Censor the Free Press

Don’t Regulate and Censor the Free Press

The government of Israel would like to establish a regulatory board that will watch over the media. Sign the petition and demand that the country’s free press be protected so that citizens can continue to be well informed.

President Trump: Present Evidence of Voter Fraud, or Be Silent

President Trump: Present Evidence of Voter Fraud, or Be Silent

Months after winning the election, President Trump continues to make wild, baseless accusations of voter fraud. Such accusations could severely damage American democracy, especially as he refuses to present legitimate proof of his claims. Sign this petition to demand Trump either show us evidence or stop these ridiculous accusations.

A Somali woman holds a malnourished child, waiting for medical assistance from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), an active regional peacekeeping mission operated by the African Union with the approval of the United Nations.  Somalia is the country worst affected by a severe drought that has ravaged large swaths of the Horn of Africa, leaving an estimated 11 million people in need of humanitarian assistance.

Do Not Cut Funding For Humanitarian Aid

The Trump administration will severely cut funding for foreign aid and contributions to the United Nations, in an “America first” approach. This decision will damage development and economic aid programs around the world and will complicate the efforts to solve a crisis of famine currently faced in Africa and the Middle East. Sign the petition to demand that cuts are blocked and that the U.S. collaborates with world safety and peace.

Investigate Ties Between Trump’s Advisor and Nazi Group

Investigate Ties Between Trump’s Advisor and Nazi Group

Trump’s counter-terrorism advisor is allegedly a sworn member of an anti-Semitic Hungarian nationalist organization. Questions have emerged about whether he omitted this crucial information in his naturalization process or procured citizenship through illegal methods. Demand that these foreign ties are scrutinized so this alleged membership has no influence on the decisions of the American government.

Do Not Allow Church to Form Its Own Police Force

Do Not Allow Church to Form Its Own Police Force

A church in Alabama may be given the right to form its own police force in a blatant violation of the separation of church and state. Prevent the unconstitutional creation of a church police force.

Tell Congress: Employee Health Records Must Remain Private

Tell Congress: Employee Health Records Must Remain Private

House Republicans want to give your employer the right to force you to undergo health checks including genetic tests, and hand over the results. Workers who refuse could face harsh financial penalties. Sign this petition and demand your health records remain private from your employer.

Applaud Newspaper’s Decision to Cancel Move to Trump-Affiliated Property

Applaud Newspaper’s Decision to Cancel Move to Trump-Affiliated Property

The Guardian US was considering a move to a property owned by Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner. However, the paper listened to the concerns of its employees and the fears that such a close connection to the First Family would create conflicts when it comes to reporting the truth. Sign the petition and thank the paper for not moving to the Kushner property.

Trump: Stop Wasting Taxpayer Dollars on Weekend Getaways

Trump: Stop Wasting Taxpayer Dollars on Weekend Getaways

Trump’s excursions to Mar-a-Lago will cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars in only four years. However, instead of cutting back on his weekend getaways, Trump would rather cut the arts and cancer research. Sign the petition and demand that these travels be brought to an end.

Protect Arts, Humanities, and Public Media from Trump

Protect Arts, Humanities, and Public Media from Trump

President Trump is proposing severe budget cuts that would destroy or otherwise negatively impact programs devoted to the arts, humanities, and public media. These departments are too important to the well-being of the country, and we must protect them. Sign this petition to demand Trump rework the budget plan to spare these vital departments.

Trump: Do Not Destroy Meals On Wheels

Trump: Do Not Destroy Meals On Wheels

President Trump has proposed budget cuts that would either eliminate or severely cripple the Meals on Wheels program, one of America’s most helpful services for the poor, the elderly, and the disabled. Sign this petition to demand Trump leave this program alone.

Demand Trump Disavow Racist Republican Lawmaker

Demand Trump Disavow Racist Republican Lawmaker

A Republican lawmaker has spread anti-immigrant, white nationalist rhetoric. However, Donald Trump is silent and has yet to condemn the politician’s hateful words. Demand that Trump start doing his job and speak out against hate, bigotry, and white nationalism.

Stop Trivializing Slavery

Stop Trivializing Slavery

Secretary Ben Carson, a member of Trump’s cabinet, said slaves were immigrants who “worked longer and harder for less.” This bizarre comparison misrepresents black history and disrespects the hardships that black Americans face due to the lasting effects of slavery. Demand that Secretary Carson formally apologize for his misguided statement.

Political Commentator Must Apologize for Sexist Remarks

Political Commentator Must Apologize for Sexist Remarks

Fox New host Bill O’Reilly has derided and belittled seasoned journalist Andrea Mitchell by calling her “unruly” for daring to ask Secretary of State Rex Tillerson questions. O’Reilly’s remarks are inherently sexist and hypocritical. Demand that he apologize to his fellow journalist.

Protect United States Foreign Relations

Protect United States Foreign Relations

The Trump administration’s rampant xenophobia and selfishness has alienated several countries in its attempt to “protect” America from outsider threats. America has been a melting pot of cultures since its inception, and this has been especially important in the post-World War II days. Sign this petition to demand stronger protection of our foreign relations.

Don’t Let Republicans Destroy Life-Saving Public Health Programs

Don’t Let Republicans Destroy Life-Saving Public Health Programs

Congress is planning to eliminate vital public health programs that prevent deadly disease outbreaks, potentially making millions of Americans susceptible to an epidemic. Take a stand for public health by signing this petition.

Protect Vital Nutrition Programs From Budget Cuts

Protect Vital Nutrition Programs From Budget Cuts

Congress is under pressure to make budget cuts, and it is widely feared that programs such as SNAP (formerly food stamps) will be the first under attack, denying millions of needy families the food they need. We must make sure the budget for these programs is protected at all costs. Sign this petition to demand Congress bring peace of mind to those who rely on these programs and promise to protect them.

Demand Resignation of Senator Accused of Lying About His Degree

Demand Resignation of Senator Accused of Lying About His Degree

A state senator known as “the Donald Trump of Iowa” lied about his education, saying he earned a business degree from what hometown newspapers are now calling “Sizzler U,” since it was revealed to be a restaurant chain. Demand his resignation in light of these absurd alleged lies.

Demand Scott Pruitt’s Resignation For Lying About Private Emails

Demand Scott Pruitt’s Resignation For Lying About Private Emails

The new Administrator for the U.S. EPA lied before a Senate committee regarding use of private emails. Recent investigations have shown that he had used private email to communicate with both staff and lobbyists for the fossil fuel industry. Sign this petition to tell Pruitt he cannot be trusted and must resign.

Don’t Bar Journalists From Official White House Briefings

Don’t Bar Journalists From Official White House Briefings

The White House press secretary recently barred many journalists from an official daily briefing. The move comes as the Trump administration escalates its self-proclaimed war against the media. Sign the petition to demand the discrimination against journalists and this affront to the First Amendment end now.

Don’t Strip Soccer Players of Their Right to Protest

Don’t Strip Soccer Players of Their Right to Protest

U.S. Soccer is demanding all of its players to stand during the national anthem after one woman kneeled in protest. Sign this petition to demand that their right to free speech not be expunged.

Block Trump’s Second Attempt At Immigration Ban

Block Trump’s Second Attempt At Immigration Ban

Nearly a month after his first attempt at a travel ban was blocked, President Trump plans to issue a second ban with “changes.” Sign this petition to ensure that this second ban and any future attempts are blocked before they can take shape.

Release Government Emails Sent by Mike Pence on Unsecured Personal Account

Release Government Emails Sent by Mike Pence on Unsecured Personal Account

Messages from the private AOL account of Mike Pence are being withheld from the public, even though emails dealing with government business sent by officials must be preserved in the public record. Sign this petition to demand that all government emails sent by Pence from his personal account be released.

Demand Resignation of the Attorney General for Lying Under Oath

Demand Resignation of the Attorney General for Lying Under Oath

Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath about his meetings with the Russian goverment during the presidential campaign. Demand that he resign in light of this perjury.

Demand Jeff Sessions Resign for Lying About Russia

Demand Jeff Sessions Resign for Lying About Russia

The U.S. Attorney General lied about his communications with Russian officials. Recent findings by intelligence agents showed that he did have meetings with the Russian ambassador during the campaign trial and, therefore, cannot be trusted to oversee the investigation of the ties between the Trump administration and Russia. Sign the petition to demand that the Attorney General resigns.

Respect Marijuana Legalization Laws

Respect Marijuana Legalization Laws

The Justice Department has signaled that it will overrule states which legalized marijuana for recreational use. This would undercut a majority of Americans who favor legalization, restrict access to millions in tax revenue and disrupt an industry providing jobs to thousands. Sign the below petition demanding the will of voters be respected.

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