Multiple reports have emerged of refugees being shot and sometimes killed by the Hellenic Coast Guard. Demand an end to this violence.
A teen girl has been locked up for allegedly killing her abusive father after her mother’s attempts to get legal protection from him were dismissed. Sign our petition to demand that this child be freed on the grounds that she was acting in self-defense.
A recently-passed bylaw imposes restrictions on pit bulls already living in the city and prevents new pit bulls from residing there. These restrictions unfairly discriminate against this misunderstood breed. Tell the mayor to overrule the bylaw and stop discriminating against these loving, loyal dogs.
Every day, the voices of American citizens are drowned out by special interest groups lining the pockets of Congress. “We The People” is a series of reforms that seeks to change the current status quo and restore democracy in our elections. Sign this petition to support the reforms.
Sexist taxes on tampons, pads, menstrual cups and other menstrual products have been lifted in New York. Applaud the fact that people with periods will no longer have to pay this unfair tax on items that are necessities.
Five buildings used as affordable housing are set to be demolished to make room for a new hotel catering to millennial tourists. Corruption may be to blame for the project, since the developer is an acquaintance of the mayor. Sign the petition to demand that the decision to demolish the buildings be reversed so that longtime residents don’t lose their homes.
Famous clothing retailer H&M partners with factories that utilize illegal child labor. Demand that the company cut its ties with these factories and send a message that children cannot be exploited for the sake of fashion.
Schools, homeless shelters and jails across the country do not currently provide women with free menstrual products. These products are vital for women’s health. Sign this petition so that a federal law is made to force these institutions to provide menstrual products free of charge.
A puppy and his owner were allegedly shot by a raging neighbor with a pellet gun. The man had to undergo surgery for his injuries, and the puppy required veterinary care. Please sign this petition to demand that this innocent puppy and his owner be given the justice they deserve.
A bulldog is unable to walk after being forced into a tiny crate and left in the hot sun. Demand justice for this poor, innocent dog.
A deaf and mute man died after being shot by a state trooper despite him being unarmed. Once again, police accounts of the incident conflict with witness statements. Demand that this trooper be fired to obtain some semblance of justice for the deceased young man.
After public outcry, an appeals court has halted the execution of a man convicted of a murder that he did not commit. Applaud this decision, and demand his sentence be commuted.
A zoo is allegedly stressing out lion cubs by allowing visitors to interact with them even though they gave their word that such interactions would stop. Demand that these lions be rescued and rehomed to a sanctuary where they will be able to live out their lives without human disturbance.
The Justice Department just announced that they are terminating their contracts with private prison owners. This is a huge step forward in the fight to end the private prison industry. Congratulate the Justice Department on their momentous decision.
Bees are dying off in record numbers and their disappearance is linked to products containing dangerous chemicals that are sold at Walmart. Tell Walmart to stop carrying toxic pesticides that are pushing bees toward extinction.
A walrus named Zeus is being forced to put on shows for human entertainment while his health appears to be deteriorating. Zeus looks sick in pictures and reportedly can barely lift his head as he moves across the stage. Please ask Marineland to retire this poor animal to a sanctuary.
Cougars have returned to Tennessee after being driven out by over-hunting and habitat loss. Applaud the rigorous environmental regulations that have allowed these precious creatures to not only survive, but thrive.
A dog was reportedly left under a tarp in the bed of a truck where he suffered and died. Police say the driver was transporting the dog for a relative when he went into a store for an hour, leaving the poor animal to suffer. Sign this petition to demand justice for this dog.
An interracial couple was attacked, reportedly because they were kissing in public. A self-proclaimed white supremacist confessed to the crime. Demand justice for the victims of this alleged hate crime.
A Chief of Police has defended the actions of officers who were caught on tape kicking, beating and tasering a black teenager. He also threatened his community leaders and has shown that he is unable to control his anger. Demand that this police chief be fired.
There are approximately 50 bears living in captivity around Albania that only serve as a tourist attraction. Demand that the Albanian government step in and transfer the bears to a wildlife sanctuary so they can have a life closer to the one they’re supposed to have.
A child was aggressively interrogated by school officials and forced to sign a false confession of terrorist allegiance and activity, according to reports. This Muslim student had already been a victim of bullying by peers based on his faith. Demand that these alarming allegations be investigated.
Voting is a fundamental right and that right is being infringed upon due to the ruling of Shelby v. Holder. States now have the right to create laws that suppress voters based on discrimination. Demand that action be taken to ensure that every U.S. citizen has the right and ability to cast their vote come election time.
Non-binary is now a legally accepted gender in the state of Oregon, making it the first state in the U.S. to allow this. While this is a historic ruling for equality and the advancement of LGBTQ+ rights, it shouldn’t end with Oregon. Urge the U.S. government to legally recognize non-binary as a gender on a federal level.
The beaches of Hong Kong are absolutely awash with harmful plastic and pollution. If any more of this pollution leaks into the ocean, the ecosystem surrounding China will be destroyed. Demand that Hong Kong take care of its pollution problem.