Politics

Fight Climate Change at the Local Level

Despite the irrefutable evidence, governments have yet to declare a climate emergency. As for those who are taking action and working towards solutions, they need help bringing their plans into fruition. Demand support for a promising climate change initiative.

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Don’t Compromise COVID-19 Stimulus Checks With Unrelated Demands

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is holding up COVID-19 stimulus increases that could benefit hard-hit Americans. His amendments are part of a destructive tactic that has undermined faith in American politics. Urge leaders to stop the games and look out for the best interests of the people, not their own political interests.

Don’t Let Weapon Manufacturers Buy Votes in Congress

Arms companies get billions of dollars from taxpayers while ordinary people suffer cuts to essential services. Speak out against the subversion of democracy by weapons manufacturers.

Stop Suppressing Minority Vote in Consequential Senate Elections

Minority citizens are once again being denied their right to vote in two highly contentious Senate races that could shape the Congressional body for years to come. Urge an increase in early voting locations that will enable more Georgians to have their say.

Don’t Victimize Poorest Households in Fight Against Climate Change

Single mothers, retirees, and low-income families in Canada could suffer from new fuel regulations announced by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government. Demand that these new rules be altered to provide crucial funding to protect Canadians from rising fuel costs.

End Discrimination Against Black Service Members

Black service members in the U.S. Air Force are significantly more likely both to face racial discrimination and to have their complaints about it dismissed or ignored. Demand that this discriminatory culture be ended immediately.

Lift Children Out of Poverty by Removing Limits on Aid

Thousands of children are at risk of falling deep into poverty under restrictive British laws which deny them the aid they need. Demand that this policy be ended to aid Britain’s most vulnerable citizens.

Compensate Victims of Violent Abuse in State-Run Facilities

Hundreds of thousands of children in state care suffered extensive abuse over the course of decades in New Zealand. Demand that Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern offer assistance to all survivors as they come to terms with this tragic legacy.

Trump: Formally Concede 2020 US Presidential Election

The Electoral College has formally named Former VP Joseph Biden the winner of the 2020 Presidential Election. Still, civil unrest and violence run rampant, spurred by President Trump’s rhetoric. Sign this petition to urge Trump to formally concede.

Save Small Businesses From Being Taxed to Death

Tax day could become doomsday for America’s small businesses. Major government agencies still refuse to provide urgent tax relief for battered businesses that relied on essential federal aid. Demand tax safeguards that could shield businesses already on the brink.

Demand Surrender of Officials Suspected of Murdering Researcher

Several members of Egypt’s security forces have been accused of murdering 28-year old researcher Giulio Regeni, yet these men may escape punishment completely without the swift action of Egypt’s government. Demand that President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi allow the accused to be extradited to stand trial for the crimes of which they’re suspected.

Don’t Endanger Women and Minorities in Battle Against Islamist Radicalism

Essential medical rights could soon be restricted in the name of combating religious extremism in France. Demand that lawmakers protect the rights of all citizens, regardless of faith.

Pennsylvania: Do Not Entertain Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Election Results

President Trump has personally appealed to overturn the election results in Pennsylvania, placing numerous calls to House Speaker Bryan Cutler. There is no evidence of any voter fraud. Sign this petition to urge Cutler to uphold the results.

Stop Destruction of Sacred Native American Sites By Copper Mining

Ancient sites sacred to a Native American tribe could soon be lost forever to a copper mine. Ask President-elect Joe Biden to stop this backroom deal and give Native Americans the respect they deserve.

Biden: Fire Lobbyist Who Protected Poison-Peddling Corporations

President-elect Joe Biden has appointed an official to his environmental team who defended a major chemical corporation as it spread a lethal poison through countless public water supplies. Demand that this choice be reversed and that Biden appoint known advocates of the environment and public health instead.

Protect Americans From Homelessness During a Deadly Pandemic

Millions of Americans will face homelessness as early as December 31 if an additional coronavirus stimulus package is not passed. Sign this petition to urge Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to extend eviction protection.

Trump: Do Not Grant Preemptive Presidential Pardons to Family and Personal Lawyer

President Trump has discussed the possibility of granting preemptive pardons to his children, son-in-law, and personal lawyer as a defense against any investigations put forth by a Biden Justice Department. No US citizen–regardless of who they are related to or close with–should be above the law of the land. Sign this petition to urge Trump to drop the idea of granting presidential pardons.

Stop Putting Election Workers in the Line of Fire

Election workers have been the continued subject of death threats and violent harassment. Politicians who refuse to condemn these deplorable actions and the people who inspire them are complicit. Tell them to speak up and speak out against this dangerous assault on democracy.

Approve Another Covid-19 Stimulus Package Before Holidays

A COVID-19 stimulus package is set to be discussed by Congress at their last session before the holiday break. Demand that Senate Leader Mitch McConnell act now to pass this financial assistance and give Americans the relief that they need during the pandemic.

Don’t Infringe on the Right to Record Police Brutality

France may soon criminalize recording police violence, threatening the rights of citizens. Demand that the French Senate protect basic rights and restrain the power of the police.

Give Ousted Leaders Who Refused Blind Loyalty to Trump Their Jobs Back

President Trump is spending his final weeks in office peddling lies and packing essential agencies with yes-men. Several servants instrumental in safeguarding the country have lost their jobs in the process. Demand President-elect Biden reverse these dangerous actions.

Do Not Leave US Senate Without Representation of Black Women

The US Senate will lack any Black female members once Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris moves into her position at the White House. Sign this petition to urge CA Governor Gavin Newsom to appoint a Black woman to maintain proper representation of the population in the US Senate.

Sen. McConnell: Include President-Elect Biden on the President’s Daily Brief

President-elect Joe Biden is not being given critical safety and intelligence information. Without his inclusion in security briefings, the transition between presidents could pose a serious risk for the United States. Sign this petition to urge Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to advocate that Biden be included in the president’s daily brief.

Respect the Will of Voters and Ensure Peaceful Presidential Transition

President Trump’s sore loser attitude and refusal to concede the election is endangering the short-term and long-term future of the United States. In the midst of a pandemic, the president-elect must be allowed access to the funds and information necessary to forge an action plan. Urge the agency charged with safeguarding and shepherding peaceful transfers of power to stop playing political games and start carrying out its duty.

Stop Promoting Baseless and Unsubstantiated Allegations of Voter Fraud

Bowing to pressure from election loser Donald Trump, Attorney General William Barr wants to “investigate” supposed voter fraud for which there is no credible evidence. Sign this petition to stop the substantiation of voter fraud claims without evidence.

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