America is in turmoil following the results of Election Night which project Donald Trump to be our next president. However, there is still one way to prevent this outcome–the electoral college determines who will be the President, and they are not required to vote as projected. Urge the members of the Electoral College to protect the country and prevent a Trump presidency.
A gang hurled bricks at a disabled man, reportedly because of his race. Gang members have attacked the man and his family repeatedly, but have never been identified or prosecuted. Demand justice for this innocent man.
Peaceful political protesters in China are now at risk of unfair persecution and arrest due to an abusive cyber security law that forbids online anonymity and allows the government to arrest anyone it feels is ‘damaging national unity.’ Sign the petition to demand that this repressive law be repealed.
People of color in America today face a shocking amount of strife, adversity and discrimination. Families can barely make ends meet, the police have killed too many innocent black men, and black workers earn less than their white co-workers. Sign this petition to demand a boost to the rights and welfare of black Americans.
Full recreational legalization of marijuana was successfully passed on ballots in Massachusetts, California, Nevada, and Maine. Thanks to voters and activists in these four states, their residents will no longer face unjust prosecution for small-time possession. Sign the petition to show support for this victory.
A cop was photographed holding the arm of a dead African American man while smiling and giving the thumbs-up gesture. Demand that the cop be fired for the sickening, racist behavior.
Children in Indonesia are facing serious health consequences because big tobacco companies are exploiting their labor and forcing them to work in tobacco fields. Sign the petition to demand that Indonesia protect children and hold tobacco companies responsible.
Farm animals across the nation are forced to live in cages so small they are unable to turn around or fully stand. These basic rights have been denied to animals for years. Thankfully, Massachusetts recently banned extreme confinement of farm animals. Sign this petition and thank the state for ending this terrible abuse.
A family cat named Tiki was found hanging from a tree limb by his neck. Tiki unfortunately died from his injuries. We demand authorities urgently find and prosecute the dangerous animal killer.
A kitten was stomped to death by a woman in a drunken fit, according to reports. Police say the woman’s socks and legs were covered in the poor kitten’s blood. Demand that this innocent kitten receives the justice it deserves and that animal abuse is finally taken seriously.
A man who threw a kitten down a flight of stairs, picked it up by its neck, and slammed it against the ground has been let off with a mere $500 fine. Denounce this slap on the wrist, which shows that animal cruelty is not taken seriously.
A couple facing several animal cruelty charges after over 250 neglected dogs were found in their home is seeking to be able to own pets again as part of their plea agreement. Demand that pet ownership is taken off the table for at least five years.
The man who allegedly drove through a group of protesters in Reno was only charged with provoking assault. Demand that the Justice Department investigate this case and attain justice for those who were injured.
Tail docking, a cruel and senseless act where an animal’s tail is cut off without the use of pain killers, has been banned in British Columbia. Sign this petition to thank the province for making the compassionate choice and banning this cruel procedure, which will help save dogs, horses and cattle from needless suffering.
Since the recent attempted coup, 112 journalists and media professionals have been arrested in Turkey and 169 media outlets have been ordered closed. These organizations span the political spectrum, yet all have been accused of links to two terrorist organizations, often without any credible evidence. Demand an end to this clamp down on freedom of speech.
The remains of a charred dog and several other animals were left on a roadside for people to find. Demand that the person responsible for this gruesome scene is found and punished to the fullest extent of the law.
Some United Nations members are seeking to block an investigator who would examine human rights infractions against members of the LGBTQ community. Sign the petition to demand that these members cease their efforts in trying to suspend U.N. protections of LGBTQ rights.
A dog suffered hair mats so severe that her broken paw hung on by the hair alone. She was reportedly kept in a basement and neglected while her family cared for another dog upstairs. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
A police officer allegedly put feces in a sandwich and fed it to a homeless man. Demand that this police officer never be allowed to serve in a position of authority if found guilty of this disgusting crime against an innocent homeless man.
The Governor of Maine has severed ties with the federal refugee resettlement program because of “safety concerns.” This fear-mongering is preventing men, women, and children from getting the help they deserve. Demand that the governor reinstate Maine’s participation in the refugee program.
A mother is left looking for answers after what appears to be a posed photograph of a police officer holding the arm of her son’s deceased body and giving the thumbs up surfaced. This photo is hideously inappropriate and has caused this family even further pain. Demand that the officer responsible is held accountable.
Endangered tigers are being hunted by mafia-style gangs for profit and status. Sign this petition to end illegal poaching and help protect this ferociously beautiful animal from being eradicated.
A tattoo artist posted pictures of his dog with tattoos in the sensitive areas of his ears, nose and next to the eyes. The artist claims that he believes that the markings will prevent his dog from getting cancer. Sign this petition to demand that his dog is taken away for his owner and that the tattoo artist is charged with animal cruelty.
Steel foothold traps, a cruel tool that slams down onto animals’ paws and prevents them from being able to escape, have been legalized after a 30-year ban. Sign this petition to demand that officials reinstate the ban against this cruel torture device.
A gasoline pipeline that exploded last week is now back in service. The National Transportation Safety Board has been investigating the pipeline rupture, but has not yet taken any action to prevent future incidents. Sign the petition to convince the board that the pipeline must be closed immediately for the safety of people and our environment.