Ingredients are not required on the label of alcoholic beverages. For those with food allergies, diabetes or even just a moral restraint to certain foods, drinking a particular alcoholic beverage without knowing the ingredients could be perilous. Sign this petition to require full ingredient labeling on all alcoholic beverages.
Countless otters are trapped and killed so their unique fur can be turned into clothing. Trappers are now using brutal underwater traps, which kill the poor otters by violently drowning them. Sign this petition to demand an end to otter trapping.
Reporters and journalists may be robbed of their First Amendment rights due to a proposed piece of legislation. This bill would make it easier for politicians and other public figures to sue journalists, preventing reporters from pursuing stories of corruption and controversy. Sign the petition and demand that the law be rejected.
President Trump is issuing an agenda that not only demands people buy only American made products but also discourages companies from hiring foreign workers. He claims that this is for the good of American workers who deserve a chance, but it is really only a thinly veiled act of xenophobia tailored to further isolate the United States. Sign this petition to demand Trump tear up this order immediately.
Undocumented immigrants are stalked and arrested in courthouses around the country while they are there to seek legal justice and report crimes. Sign this petition to put an end to this heinous abuse of power, which threatens the principles of justice and equality upon which our country was founded.
Due to a booming population and improper trash disposal, the health of citizens is at risk in one of the world’s most populated cities, New Delhi. The city is literally drowning in trash and something must be done. Sign this petition to demand that a proper waste disposal strategy is put in place to protect citizen health.
There is no way to humanely kill an animal who doesn’t want to die. Yet while cafes and coffee houses are beginning to become more vegan-friendly in the drinks they offer, they are still hesitant to offer humane vegan food. Please sign this petition to urge Barnes and Noble to offer vegan options in their cafe and prevent needless animal suffering.
A police officer was allegedly caught on video roughly throwing a college student to the ground, face first. The victim said she was left with a concussion, difficulty eating, and bruises. Please sign this petition demanding that this police officer be held accountable for his reported use of excessive force.
Dangerous chemicals are being put in air fresheners despite the risk of causing headaches, nausea, birth defects, and even cancer. This is unacceptable and needs to be stopped. Sign this petition to ban toxic chemicals from use in air fresheners.
African clawed frogs are commonly sold in kits for science experiments, dooming them to a short and unpleasant life. Sign this petition to ban this inhumane practice.
Every year, thousands of squirrels are killed by cars. This doesn’t have to remain an issue; by building rope bridges across roadways, we could save squirrels from being killed and prevent accidents caused by drivers trying to avoid them. Please urge the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to build rope bridges to give squirrels a safe way to cross the road.
The state of Arkansas is forging ahead with plans to execute eight prisoners in 11 days despite a federal judge’s decision to stay these unethical executions. Voice your opposition to this unprecedented and dangerous schedule by signing this petition.
Fox News has removed Bill O’Reilly from his role as host and commentator on “The O’Reilly Factor” after multiple women stepped forward with sexual harassment accusations. Thank the company for taking O’Reilly off the air so he can no longer bully and harass fellow reporters.
A New York cab driver was allegedly assaulted and had his turban stolen by four passengers who hurled hateful and racist insults at him. Sign this petition to demand that this case be investigated as a possible hate crime, and that those responsible are brought to justice.
In terms of haziness and levels of ozone, California’s Sequoia National Park is one of America’s most polluted. Demand the National Parks Service do more to significantly reduce levels of unsafe pollutants in the park.
The manatee has been removed from the endangered species list. However, despite its increasing population, this action means that the animal may lose its protections and once again face endangerment. To ensure that the manatee can thrive, sign the petition and ask that this amazing animal be put back on the endangered species list.
The nocturnal primate known as the aye-aye is facing an unknown future. Hunting, habitat loss and superstitious beliefs threaten this creature with extinction. Please sign the petition to urge the government of Madagascar to strengthen their protections for aye-ayes.
A doctor has been accused of performing genital cutting on two 7-year-old girls. Her case is believed to be the first prosecuted under a federal law that criminalizes the procedure, even though half a million women and girls are affected or at risk of genital mutilation in the United States. Sign the petition to demand maximum punishment for this doctor and the investigation of any other cases.
Precious forests are being cut down at an alarming rate because of a recent law change in Poland. Sign this petition to demand that this law amendment is reversed and to ensure that trees are protected.
A 5-year-old boy was crushed to death between wall and table in a rotating restaurant. Demand that the restaurant be closed and future tragedies avoided.
A large youth psychiatric hospital is under investigation for reports of horrific practices, such as medication errors, failing to report sexual misconduct, and allowing staff to physically and dangerously restrain children. Demand that this hospital is closed immediately because children and teenagers should receive only the best standards of care available.
Housing developments are forcing animals from their homes as each bit of open space is bought up. Local wildlife deserves our protection from the ever-expanding human population. Please sign this petition to create open spaces in every neighborhood and protect animals from losing their homes.
Plans to introduce legislation to wean the United States off fossil fuels by 2050 are in full-force, despite the unfavorable political context. The bill will be presented to a highly hostile Congress, and it is aimed to stand as a compelling alternative to Trump’s plans for vigorous coal, oil, and gas extraction and pipelines crossing the country. Sign the petition to express your support to this initiative since our planet cannot wait four or eight years to get back to serious discussions on climate change.
The teaching of science in public schools is under attack by a proposed bill that would undermine topics like climate change and evolution. This is the latest in a stream of anti-science attacks that have increased since the new presidential administration took hold. Sign this petition to protect the interest of scientific education from the Republican agenda.
Dogs cannot stay or walk anymore in the downtown area of Eugene, Oregon. The canine ban has been criticized for not only locking out inoffensive animals but also excluding homeless people and limiting citizens’ right to come and go. Sign the petition to have this absurd ban immediately lifted and Eugene transformed into a city that welcomes everyone.