Animal Welfare Delta: Do Not Ban Service Animals from Flights

Delta: Do Not Ban Service Animals from Flights

Delta Air Lines has announced an arbitrary ban of “pit bull type dogs” as service animals on their flights. Join the opposition to the blatant discrimination against people with disabilities based on their service dog’s appearance.

Environment Protect More Than 300,000 Homes from Flooding

Protect More Than 300,000 Homes from Flooding

The results of a new climate study reveal that US coastal communities will be severely damaged by rising sea levels in as little as 30 years if action is not taken to prevent climate change. Sign this petition to urge Scott Pruitt of the US Environmental Protection Agency to invest in reducing greenhouse gas emissions to prevent rising sea levels.

Success Success: Trump Signs Order to Stop Separating Families

Success: Trump Signs Order to Stop Separating Families

President Trump has ordered the end of the cruel policy allowing migrant children to be ripped from their parents at the border. Support this order and demand that everything be done to ensure that families are reunited and treated with nothing less than the human dignity they deserve.

Human Rights Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) investigators process the scene of where a St. Anthony Police officer shot and killed 32-year-old Philando Castile in a car near Larpenteur Avenue and Fry Street in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, on July 6, 2016.

Photo: Tony Webster / tony@tonywebster.com

#PhilandoCastile #FalconHeightsShooting

#JusticeforAntwon: Protest Unarmed Teen’s Fatal Shooting

An officer-involved shooting of a young black man: the names and locations may change, but tragically the basic headline remains the same. A Pittsburgh teen, reportedly gunned down as he fled, is the latest casualty. Demand justice for this beloved student, youth coach, and son.

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Melania Trump Must Apologize for Wearing “I Don’t Care” Jacket to Border

Melania Trump Must Apologize for Wearing “I Don’t Care” Jacket to Border

During a trip to the border where children are being caged and separated from their immigrant parents, Melania Trump wore a jacket with the phrase, “I really don’t care, do you?” Sign this petition to urge Melania Trump to apologize for this blatantly insulting wardrobe choice.

Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) investigators process the scene of where a St. Anthony Police officer shot and killed 32-year-old Philando Castile in a car near Larpenteur Avenue and Fry Street in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, on July 6, 2016.

Photo: Tony Webster / tony@tonywebster.com

#PhilandoCastile #FalconHeightsShooting

#JusticeforAntwon: Protest Unarmed Teen’s Fatal Shooting

An officer-involved shooting of a young black man: the names and locations may change, but tragically the basic headline remains the same. A Pittsburgh teen, reportedly gunned down as he fled, is the latest casualty. Demand justice for this beloved student, youth coach, and son.

Allow Track and Field Athletes to Compete Without Hormone Modification

Allow Track and Field Athletes to Compete Without Hormone Modification

The ruling body of international track and field, IAAF, has created a rule that states that female athletes with naturally high levels of testosterone will have to reduce their testosterone if they wish to compete. This limiting rule, which only applies to females and only for certain events, seems to target Caster Semenya, the reigning Olympic 800m champion. Sign this petition to urge the IAAF to repeal this discriminatory rule.

Protect More Than 300,000 Homes from Flooding

Protect More Than 300,000 Homes from Flooding

The results of a new climate study reveal that US coastal communities will be severely damaged by rising sea levels in as little as 30 years if action is not taken to prevent climate change. Sign this petition to urge Scott Pruitt of the US Environmental Protection Agency to invest in reducing greenhouse gas emissions to prevent rising sea levels.

Delta: Do Not Ban Service Animals from Flights

Delta: Do Not Ban Service Animals from Flights

Delta Air Lines has announced an arbitrary ban of “pit bull type dogs” as service animals on their flights. Join the opposition to the blatant discrimination against people with disabilities based on their service dog’s appearance.

Praise Restaurant Chain For Firing Manager Accused of Racial Profiling

Praise Restaurant Chain For Firing Manager Accused of Racial Profiling

The manager of a chain restaurant was fired after being accused of racially profiling a black sorority party; the manager had allegedly called the police to make sure the women paid their bill. In today’s growing racist climate, it is good to know that swift action can still be taken against such behavior. Sign this petition to thank the Darden Restaurant chain for acting so quickly.

Don’t Mine Our Beautiful National Monuments

Don’t Mine Our Beautiful National Monuments

A Canadian mining company has purchased land previously protected as part of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, which was made possible by President Trump’s unprecedented revocation of land area from federally protected national monuments. Sign the petition to discourage this mining company from developing what is still considered a national treasure.

Stop Attacking Free Speech of Animal Rights Advocates

Stop Attacking Free Speech of Animal Rights Advocates

First, officials in Lee County, Florida allegedly turned a blind eye to years of reported illegal and inhumane slaughterhouse activities. Now, they want to silence those who speak out against these cruelties. Demand freedom of speech for the advocates fighting for Florida’s abused animals.

Return Tigers to the Wild

Return Tigers to the Wild

More tigers can be found in backyards or apartments in the United States than in their natural habitat in Asia, which is dangerous for both the animals and the humans who hold them captive. Children have lost limbs and lives to these tigers, and it is harder to keep track of the animals’ numbers if they are in captivity. Sign this petition to return tigers to the wild and to zoos as soon as possible.

Dog Thrown from Moving Vehicle and Killed Deserves Justice

Dog Thrown from Moving Vehicle and Killed Deserves Justice

One dog died horrifically, and another suffered, after they were thrown from the window of a moving vehicle. The person responsible is still at large. Demand justice for these innocent dogs.

End Assault on Egypt’s LGBTQ Community

End Assault on Egypt’s LGBTQ Community

Egypt’s LGBTQ community is suffering persecution and wrongful imprisonment. Sign the petition to urge the U.S. to denounce Egypt’s treatment of its own citizens and allow people to live their lives.

Success: Trump Signs Order to Stop Separating Families

Success: Trump Signs Order to Stop Separating Families

President Trump has ordered the end of the cruel policy allowing migrant children to be ripped from their parents at the border. Support this order and demand that everything be done to ensure that families are reunited and treated with nothing less than the human dignity they deserve.

Recall Secretary of Homeland Security Over Cruel Remarks

Recall Secretary of Homeland Security Over Cruel Remarks

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen recently said the migrant children being kept in cages are not experiencing child abuse. Stand with us in demanding she be fired immediately.

Prosecute Young Man Who Kicked Cat Around Field With Cleats

Prosecute Young Man Who Kicked Cat Around Field With Cleats

An unidentified young man was caught on video kicking a cat like a football, while his friends laughed and cheered him on. The condition or even survival of the poor cat is unknown, and the video sparked much outrage among those who saw it. Sign this petition to bring this animal abuser to justice immediately.

Praise Fashion Brand ASOS for No Longer Using Mohair, Cashmere, Silk, or Feathers

Praise Fashion Brand ASOS for No Longer Using Mohair, Cashmere, Silk, or Feathers

Starting January 2019, the fashion brand ASOS will no longer sell clothing made from mohair, cashmere, silk or feathers. Applaud ASOS for no longer contributing to the suffering of animals in these industries.

Puppy Seen in Video as Bait for Dog Fight Deserves Justice

Puppy Seen in Video as Bait for Dog Fight Deserves Justice

Two dogs escaped from their home, but only one returned. The puppy that didn’t return was six-month-old Snoop. He was later seen on a video being used as a bait dog in a fight. Sign this petition to demand justice for Snoop’s horrific death.

Stop Imprisoning and Traumatizing Immigrant Children

Stop Imprisoning and Traumatizing Immigrant Children

The emotional abuse of children, the tearing apart of families, the criminalization of desperate refugees: is this who we are as a country, as Americans? The crisis of family separations at our border does not provide the most reassuring answer. Change the narrative by demanding these families be treated with humanity.

Halt Inhumane Practice of Prisoner Executions

Halt Inhumane Practice of Prisoner Executions

Thailand has once again commenced the death penalty, despite promises not to. Sign the petition to demand the death penalty come to an end.

Protect Journalists from Vicious Attacks

Protect Journalists from Vicious Attacks

Journalists in Sudan are under attack by national security forces. Sign the petition to demand these vicious attacks on the free press be brought to an end.

Support Victory for Conservation in Florida

Support Victory for Conservation in Florida

Florida just passed a constitutional amendment to ensure that a billion dollars goes towards conserving land. Stand with us in thanking Florida for their bold efforts.

Success: Seattle Bans Plastic Straws

Success: Seattle Bans Plastic Straws

Seattle just made another historic policy decision and banned plastic straws. Stand with us in congratulating the hard work of Seattle’s mayor.

Pit Bull Reportedly Found Locked in Crate and Too Weak to Walk Deserves Justice

Pit Bull Reportedly Found Locked in Crate and Too Weak to Walk Deserves Justice

A pit bull was allegedly starved and neglected in a horrific case of animal cruelty. A good Samaritan reportedly found the dog locked inside of a crate outside, too weak to stand or walk. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

Stop Cutting Support for Essential Conservation Programs

Stop Cutting Support for Essential Conservation Programs

Land preservation, habitat protection, natural disaster prevention: these and other important efforts continue buckling under attacks from our nation’s federal agencies. Ensure America’s leading land conservation agency remains an ally, not a destructive opponent, of our environment.

Do Not Give Up on UN Human Rights Council

Do Not Give Up on UN Human Rights Council

The U.S. has just pulled out of the United Nations Human Rights Council. Sign the petition to demand this decision be reversed and the United States continue to promote human rights around the world.

Success: No More Permits Issued for Cruel Black Bear Killings

Success: No More Permits Issued for Cruel Black Bear Killings

Permits will no longer be issued in Washington authorizing the inhumane killing of black bears. Support this victory and encourage the discontinuance of any such permits in the future.

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