Children as young as eight are being forced to work on palm oil plantations around the world, and laborers are often not given adequate food and water. Demand that regulations be strengthened to protect these workers from abuse.
A pipeline that would bring over 590,000 barrels of tar sands oil to the coast each day has just been approved by the Canadian government. Over 85 percent of the tar sands must remain in the ground for the world to avoid catastrophic climate change. Sign our petition to demand the government halt the pipeline.
Two female dogs sustained severe trauma after they were reportedly sexually abused. Two men were accused of renting them out to strangers, but deny this and any involvement in the abuse. Demand justice for these innocent dogs.
The governor of North Dakota has implemented a cold weather evacuation order that would subject Dakota Access Pipeline protestors to arrest for trespassing despite the fact he allowed police officers to shoot protestors with water cannons in the very same cold weather. Demand the governor lift this order so protestors are not faced with trespassing charges.
An 8-year-old boy is in the hospital after bullies reportedly beat him up and made racist comments to him when he attempted to protect himself and his sister. Demand these students be expelled for their alleged racist actions.
The Secret Service will be renting rooms in Trump Tower in order to protect the first family, who will not live in the White House. As a result, the Secret Service will be paying the Trump family in order to protect them, at an extra cost of over a million dollars a year for taxpayers. Demand that Trump not charge the Secret Service for doing their job.
Donald Trump’s pick for Secretary of Health and Human Services is the ultra-conservative Tom Price, who has voted many times against women’s health and has a zero percent approval rating from Planned Parenthood. Sign this petition to block this man from a chance to hold such a position of power.
A dog named Lexington was starved to the point of emaciation and found wandering the cold streets nearly dead. His condition was so poor that he was experiencing violent seizures. Demand justice for this innocent animal.
At many restaurants, live octopuses are being cut up alive and served. Customers watch as an octopus is held down and has each of his sensitive tentacles hacked off. Sign this petition and demand lawmakers protect animals and ban restaurants from preparing animals alive.
A police officer was recorded punching a woman in the face while she was being restrained. The woman was later found to have no reason to be arrested. Demand the officer be fired for this brutal attack.
Inmate suicides in prisons in England and Wales are at a record high due to problems like understaffing, overcrowding and horrible quality of life for inmates. Demand officials solve these problems to combat the high inmate suicide rate.
People are being deported from their homes based on deeply flawed data supposedly linking them to gang activity. In California, the database included entries for people who were one year old or younger when they were added. Demand an end to the use of this database.
Donald Trump’s hatred of reporters and the press is so strong that the possibility of him curtailing their freedom of speech is very real once he is in office. Sign this petition to ensure that does not happen.
A cat was shot in her own backyard, leading to her death. The person responsible is still at large. Demand justice for this innocent cat.
A cat was beaten severely before turning up at her owner’s home again. The cat had a broken jaw and her tail had been pulled so hard that she couldn’t use the bathroom. Demand that authorities catch the person who committed these purely evil acts of cruelty and severely punish them.
Every day, countless animals are tortured and killed for their fur. Sign this petition and demand the high fashion designer, Gucci, stop supporting this cruel industry and end the use of fur in its products.
A county judge made a racist comment on Facebook by suggesting a black suspect be lynched with a tree and a rope. Demand this judge resign after his sickening comments.
Herbal supplements, used by millions of Americans for various health and wellness concerns, have been proven to belie their labeling. A surprising number of supplements contain no trace of the medicinal herb advertised, or are heavily diluted by cheap fillers, and sometimes dangerous imposters. Tell the FDA herbal supplements must be regulated like other food and drug products.
Two men, slated to be deported, will allegedly face beatings at the hands of the authorities when they arrive in their country of origin. Demand that immigration authorities halt these deportations.
Two of Trump’s top picks for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development are a man with no experience or qualifications, and another with a history of opposing affordable housing. Sign the petition to tell President-elect Trump that urban development is a serious issue in our country, and he must reflect that with his Cabinet appointment.
President-elect Trump is falsely complaining that “millions of people voted illegally,” which is a bizarre and paranoid assertion from someone who just won the U.S. presidency. One has to wonder, if Trump is so positive that there was widespread fraud in the voting, why is he also opposed to auditing the vote result?
Many rangers in charge of protecting endangered species have been injured, tortured or murdered by poachers for daring to protect innocent animals from being killed for their furs and skins. Sign this petition to demand stronger punishment of poachers and protection of rangers.
A black teenager was reportedly shot and killed by a white man over a minor dispute. Authorities are reviewing the case to determine if the murder constitutes a federal hate crime. Sign the petition to support justice for 15-year-old James Means, and other youths like him who are looked down upon for the color of their skin.
Hundreds of veterans are traveling to North Dakota to provide protection to the Water Protectors that are protesting the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Sign this petition to applaud the efforts of these veterans to protect the rights of American citizens.
A captive beluga whale has died of a mysterious illness. This death comes only 10 days after the death of another whale kept in the same tank. Demand an end to the enslavement of captive whales.