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House of Representatives: Do Not Destroy Anti-Overfishing Law

House of Representatives: Do Not Destroy Anti-Overfishing Law

A proposed bill would roll back the law governing fisheries, essentially legalizing the overfishing and allowing the extinction of many vulnerable fish species. Sign this petition to demand this bill be voted down in the House of Representatives.

Facebook: Release Ads Linked With Russian Meddling in American Election

Facebook: Release Ads Linked With Russian Meddling in American Election

Facebook has recently discovered $100,000 in ads reportedly sponsored in secret by Russian agents, targeting American voters to influence the 2016 presidential election. Demand that the content of these ads be released to the public.

Remove Climate Change Denier from Parliamentary Committee

Remove Climate Change Denier from Parliamentary Committee

A man who thinks global warming isn’t real and dyslexia is a conspiracy has been appointed to a top committee on climate change. Sign this petition to demand he be removed.

Success: Trump Forced to Denounce Hate Groups

Success: Trump Forced to Denounce Hate Groups

Both parties of the House of Representatives unanimously passed a resolution that requires Trump to condemn hate groups and for the Attorney General to investigate these acts of violence. Sign this petition thanking Representative Connelly and the members of Congress for making this a priority.

Demand Higher Federal Minimum Wage

Demand Higher Federal Minimum Wage

Full-time working Americans earning minimum wage only earn $15,080 a year before taxes. Many of these workers have one or more children. Eighty percent of business owners in the U.S. agree to a higher federal wage floor and pay employees higher than minimum wage. Sign this petition demanding a federal minimum wage of $15.00 per hour.

Fire Rush Limbaugh for Hurricane Irma Conspiracy Claims

Fire Rush Limbaugh for Hurricane Irma Conspiracy Claims

Talk show host Rush Limbaugh claimed Hurricane Irma was being used as part of a vast, liberal conspiracy. Sign this petition to demand he be fired for such an irresponsible claim.

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Success: Single Payer Healthcare System Gains Huge Support

A single payer healthcare system is gaining more congressional support than ever before and is set to be introduced in the coming weeks. California Senator Kamal Harris has declared that she will co-sponsor the bill with Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont. Sign this petition and thank Senator Harris for her bold support of this controversial plan.

No Tax Cuts for the Rich

No Tax Cuts for the Rich

U.S. President Donald Trump wants to give the richest Americans one of history’s biggest tax cuts. Sign this petition to demand the rich be forced to pay their fair share.

Don’t Give Nation’s Top Science Job to Climate Change Denier

Don’t Give Nation’s Top Science Job to Climate Change Denier

U.S. President Donald Trump wants to give the nation’s top science job to a man who believes climate change is a hoax, and progressives are ‘race traitors.’ Sign this petition to demand Trump appoint an actual scientist.

Don’t Let Trump Create Excuse for Iran War

Don’t Let Trump Create Excuse for Iran War

The White House is reportedly demanding intelligence officials find an excuse to declare Iran in violation of a 2015 nuclear agreement. Sign this petition to demand the Trump administration respect the 2015 deal.

Deny Permit for Far Right Rally

Deny Permit for Far Right Rally

A group accused of having ties to white supremacists wants to hold a rally in San Francisco. Sign this petition to say no to hate in SF.

Let New Mothers and Fathers Stay Home With Their Babies

Let New Mothers and Fathers Stay Home With Their Babies

New mothers and fathers today are faced with mounting medical bills, a corporate climate that is unforgiving, and a government that doesn’t care. What begins as a joyous occasion quickly manifests into financial burden and sleep deprivation as mothers and fathers are forced back into the workplace in order to maintain the status quo. Sign this petition to show you support paid maternity and paternity leave as a right for all new parents. 

End Gerrymandering: Appoint Independent Citizens Commission to Draw New Voting Districts

End Gerrymandering: Appoint Independent Citizens Commission to Draw New Voting Districts

An independent citizens commission is the only way to ensure that the process of drawing new voting district lines will be fair, unbiased, and not influenced by the interests of incumbent politicians. Demand that the Pennsylvania Senate bill implementing this commission be scheduled for immediate action.

Justice for the Pokanoket Nation

Justice for the Pokanoket Nation

The Pokanoket Nation says Brown University owns land that was once the site of their tribal capital. Sign this petition to demand the university negotiate with the Pokanoket regarding this land.

Cancel Trump Rally After White Supremacist Terror Attack

Cancel Trump Rally After White Supremacist Terror Attack

Less than two weeks after white supremacist supporters held a deadly rally in Virginia, Donald Trump wants to hold his own campaign-style rally. Sign the petition and demand that he cancel his rally before any more violence occurs.

Save Climate Change Building Standards

Save Climate Change Building Standards

U.S. President Donald Trump just decided to allow the construction of public infrastructure that won’t last in our changing climate. Sign this petition to demand he reinstate rules to protect our future infrastructure.

Demand White Nationalist Student be Expelled

Demand White Nationalist Student be Expelled

The University of Nevada, Reno has declined to expel a student caught participating in the white nationalist rallying in Charlottesville, citing that the young man has the ‘right to free speech.’ However, hateful, white nationalist sentiments are not appropriate in any setting and should not be overlooked. Sign this petition to demand this student be expelled.

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Demand Dell CEO Resign From Trump’s Manufacturing Council

Donald Trump defends white supremacists and neo-Nazis, yet Dell has yet to remove itself from the president’s manufacturing council. Demand that the company not associate itself with a man who holds white supremacists in high esteem.

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Don’t Give Trump Data on Thousands of Internet Activists

The U.S. government wants to know everything it can about 1.3 million people who visited an anti-Trump protest website. Sign this petition to say no to this intrusive demand.

No U.S. War in Venezuela

No U.S. War in Venezuela

U.S. President Donald Trump says he’s considering military action against Venezuela. Sign this petition to say no more wars abroad.

Don’t Privatize the War in Afghanistan

Don’t Privatize the War in Afghanistan

Trump is considering privatizing the war in Afghanistan. Sign this petition to demand an end to the war.

Don’t Appoint Racist Radio Host to Federal Position

Don’t Appoint Racist Radio Host to Federal Position

Donald Trump has nominated a racist, right-wing radio host to the position of chief scientist at the Department of Agriculture. Sign the petition and ask that his nomination be rejected.

Trump Adviser: Apologize for Suggesting Mosque Attack was ‘Fake’ Hate Crime

Trump Adviser: Apologize for Suggesting Mosque Attack was ‘Fake’ Hate Crime

A White House adviser has suggested the recent Minnesota mosque attack was a ‘fake’ hate crime, in an attempt to explain why Donald Trump has not condemned the incident. Demand that Sebastian Gorka apologize for this remark.

Demand Marriage Equality in Australia

Demand Marriage Equality in Australia

The Australian government wants to stave off calls for marriage equality with an expensive, non-binding direct vote. Sign this petition to demand equal marriage now

No U.S. War in the Philippines

No U.S. War in the Philippines

The Trump administration wants to go to war in the Philippines. Sign our petition to demand Trump stay out of the Philippines.

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