A major publisher has decided to cancel a book deal with a writer known for harassing women, Muslims, and other minority groups after video surfaced of the author defending pedophilia. Sign this petition to applaud Simon & Schuster for dropping his book.
A British schoolteacher was denied entry into the United States because of his Muslim faith and despite the court’s overturnment of Donald Trump’s Muslim ban. Demand that the United States government issue an apology to this schoolteacher.
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.
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.
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.
Non-profit, tax-deductible organizations are in danger of becoming sites of partisan political activity. For decades, these organizations have enabled the engagement of American civil society, providing effective ways to address numerous social problems. Do not allow non-profits to become the vehicle for political campaigns.
Most dams are not regulated and maintained in Alabama because there is no policy in place to ensure that they are inspected. Sign this petition to demand that the state implement a dam safety program immediately for the sake of the environment and local citizens.
Felony rioting charges against four journalists arrested on Inauguration Day have been dropped. The indictment of journalists would be in serious contradiction to the foundations of United States democracy. Express your appreciation that the American Constitution has been held.
The Republican party has proposed a replacement for Obamacare, but it is completely inadequate. This new plan will revoke the benefits low-income families have been receiving. Sign this petition to demand that Republicans revise their Obamacare replacement plan immediately.
CEO Andrew Puzder has withdrawn from consideration for the position of labor secretary. He opposed minimum wage increases and ran restaurants accused of wage theft and systemic sexual abuse. Applaud the end to his nomination.
Trump’s Secretary of Labor nominee, who has a track record for being sexist, anti-choice and anti-labor, has withdrawn his nomination after much concern from citizens and from both Democrats and Republicans. Support this decision that is in line with the wants and needs of the country.
The commission that protects the American voting system from fraud could soon be dismantled by the House of Representatives. This decision could possibly make the system more vulnerable than it has been in over 15 years, with no federal standards to uphold. Demand that the House reverse this irresponsible decision immediately.
Donald Trump’s key national security adviser has been caught illicitly communicating with Russian spies. Trump was warned about this but took no action until the details of these concealed communications became public. Demand the Senate launch a bi-partisan investigation into the Trump Administration’s potentially traitorous ties to Russia.
Thousands of people in southern U.S. states are in desperate need of federal assistance that President Trump has shown reluctance to send. Demand that this administration do more to help the victims of recent winter storms and tornadoes.
One of Donald Trump’s counselors endorsed Ivanka Trump’s clothing line on live television. Government employees are not allowed to promote products or brands, and this action must be punished. Sign our petition demanding that the counselor be demoted or fired.
More than 200 people were arrested in demonstrations on Inauguration Day in Washington, D.C. Arrestees now face felony rioting charges, jail time, and fines, although the right to free speech and protest is guaranteed by the Constitution. Demand that charges against protesters are dropped and constitutional rights are upheld.
Republican members of the U.S. Senate voted to silence their Democratic colleague Elizabeth Warren during a meeting to discuss a cabinet nomination. Demand a public apology to Sen. Warren and show solidarity in the fight for gender equality.
Solar energy is not even mentioned in Trump’s new energy plan, even though it is a source of clean energy that protects our environment and is the second largest energy industry in the country when it comes to the jobs it provides. Demand that Trump include solar energy in America’s energy plan.
The United States Court of Appeals has officially blocked Donald Trump’s ban on Muslims entering the country. This is a great victory and much needed after the dark first weeks of Trump’s presidency. Sign this petition to thank the honorable judge who refused to allow such an act of xenophobia.
The Department of Defense is seeking to rent office space from Trump Tower and place funds right into the pockets of the Trump family and the president himself. Sign the petition and demand that the Department of Defense not lease office space and that Trump not exploit the average Americans whom he claimed he would help.
Trump’s administration neglected to mention Jewish people on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, and Republicans have refused to vote on a resolution to recognize the same thing. Sign this petition to demand that the White House acknowledge that Hitler’s genocide primarily targeted Jews.
A political activist has been poisoned, allegedly by the authoritarian Russian government, for the second time. The first time he was poisoned, the US government came to his defense. Demand that the US government under Trump once again speak out against this violence.
Net neutrality rules, which help ensure that all Americans have equal access to internet content and the means of communication that is their right, are at risk of being dismantled under Trump’s administration. Demand that net neutrality be respected and protected.