A woman is being evicted with no prior warning because she’s been feeding homeless cats in the area. The mobile home company would rather trap the cats and put them in kill shelters. Sign our petition to demand that this woman be allowed to stay in her home of 21 years.
Early and weekend voting have been restored in Ohio after millions were disenfranchised years ago. A judge ruled the law cutting voting days unconstitutional. Sign our petition to thank this judge for standing up for voting rights.
National Football League executives attempted to illegally influence a government study, and when their efforts failed, the league forced taxpayers to foot the $16 million bill. Demand that the league be held accountable for this unprofessional misconduct.
Low-income families will now have better access to affordable, healthy food options thanks to new legislation requiring farmers’ markets to accept food stamps. Applaud the initiative, which will provide healthier options to those who may otherwise be unable to access them.
The rhino horn trade is now legal in South Africa thanks to a recent court ruling. Sign this petition to urge the South African government to reinstate this ban in order to protect rhinos.
Two lions were shot and killed by zoo staff when a man broke into their enclosure to allegedly incite them to attack him. Security could have acted faster to stop the man or used tranquilizers to pacify the animals. Demand that authorities to investigate this incident and acknowledge the cruelty and danger of keeping wild animals captive.
A man reportedly got his puppy addicted to meth and heroin, causing it to require rehab treatment. Police say the puppy was high when they found him. Demand that the owner be charged with animal cruelty and never allowed to get Bubba the puppy back again.
A drunk man reportedly jumped into a lion enclosure and antagonized the animal, narrowly escaping attack. Video shows him trying to shake the frightened lion’s hand. Demand the harshest possible penalty for this trespasser.
An isolated indigenous tribe will finally receive protection from illegal loggers. Sign this petition to thank the Brazilian government for approving the creation of a protected forest reserve that will keep this vulnerable tribe from dying out.
A man is blind in one eye after suffering medical neglect in jail. His doctor’s orders said for him to be given eye drops regularly, but the medical staff failed to do so, allowing his sight to deteriorate. Sign to demand that the for-profit prison company compensates him for his lost eyesight.
A proposed animal cruelty database that would publicize the names and photographs of convicted animal abusers could protect countless animals from suffering and neglect. Show your support for the initiative.
Virginia Republicans are trying to keep voting rights from ex-felons who have served their time by suing the governor. Sign our petition to demand that this suit be dropped and all attempts to disenfranchise voters stop.
A Republican lawmaker wants to stop the construction of new wind turbines in Tennessee. These turbines would provide clean energy to 20,000 homes. Insist that the building continue.
PetSmart is reportedly still buying animals from a supplier accused of 117 violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act. Demand that the retailer remove support from this and other cruel breeders.
Scientists want to breed pigs that contain human organs, and then slaughter the pigs to conduct human organ transplants. These experiments completely disregard the animals’ emotions and intelligence. Sign this petition to encourage these researchers to find a different solution to the human organ shortage.
A company is making plans to expand a major oil pipeline. This expansion would increase greenhouse gasses, disturb killer whale habitats, and create a risk of spills. Stop construction of this environmental hazard.
Many students have trouble finding jobs because their education did not prepare them for the workforce. Take action and demand that schools offer vocational education so that students can earn the skills needed to thrive at both college and work.
A biotech company that has been cited by the USDA over 40 times for various violations against the Animal Welfare Act has finally been put to a stop. The USDA fined the company and banned them from using animals to make antibodies. Sign this petition and thank the USDA for taking a stand against this company.
The parents of a beaten baby find themselves unable to file charges against the alleged abuser because of a legal loophole. Prevent this crime from going unpunished by demanding further investigation of this incident.
Amazon continues to sell snares and traps as well as cruelly obtained live and dead animals. Tell the company to ban the sale of hunting devices and animal specimens, thus taking away support from the cruel hunting and wildlife trade.
A woman is accused of killing her husband’s dog and using its blood to fake a miscarriage for a pregnancy that never existed. Demand justice for this Chihuahua puppy, which was found mutilated and dead in a trash can.
A cop pointed his gun at bystanders who were filming him use excessive force on a suspect. When told he was using too much force, the cop pointed his gun at the bystanders and then sucker punched another. Demand this violent officer be fired and arrested for these actions.
There is no doubt that the Californian government contributed to and encouraged the genocide of Native Americans. Make Governor Jerry Brown publicly acknowledge this genocide and work toward repairing the damage done.
A detainee arrested when he was a teenager and held in Guantanamo Bay for 14 years without charge has been released. Applaud the move, which brings the U.S. one step closer to closing the facility.
A school has declared that it can expel or bar students who have LGBT family members or who live in tolerant homes. Sign our petition to demand that this blatantly homophobic and transphobic policy be ended immediately.