Three dead dogs that likely starved to death were found callously tossed in plastic containers. Demand that whoever did this be given a harsh legal sentence if it is found that these animals were abused.
Giant heavy-duty trucks are major polluters and consumers of oil. Support requiring trucks to go farther on each gallon of gas, and help protect clean air and the global climate.
A woman was found dead in her jail cell under suspicious circumstances, three days after being arrested for a minor traffic violation. However, she has yet to receive real justice. Urge the Attorney General to conduct a thorough federal investigation into this matter.
Plastic waste from restaurants contributes to plastic pollution, and plastic takes 500 to 1000 years to degrade. Demand that restaurants in a food-oriented city use biodegradable take-out containers instead of plastic ones.
Delicate coral reefs are being destroyed, aquatic wildlife species are endangered, and now a diver has died all due to the deadly practice of using dynamite to kill massive numbers of fish. Ban the sale of fish caught with dynamite now.
In a recent study, it was found that personal care products marketed towards women cost 13 percent more than products of the same brand marketed towards men. Ban this unfair pricing gap that is detrimental to gender equality.
An extension for a coal shipping terminal near the Great Barrier Reef has been approved, endangering this unique coral reef and the surrounding ecosystem. Oppose this decision that threatens the existence of this natural wonder.
Electricity bills for solar panel owners will increase, even though they give back more to the grid than they cost. Condemn this rate hike and the knock-on effect it will have against solar and clean energy.
Coyotes are regularly trapped and killed in Florida, despite the fact that they help other animals to thrive. Oftentimes snare traps are used to catch them and they sadly bleed to death. Demand the safe trapping and release of these animals to better ensure Florida’s ecosystems prosper.
A rare and unique ecosystem that is home to endemic plants and endangered animals is slated to be destroyed by development. Urge the governor of Florida to stop this senseless destruction and protect the pine rocklands.
Adult film actor James Deen has been accused of sexual and physical assault by ten women. The alleged incidents are often very violent, and he has not faced justice. Urge authorities to take action against Deen.
Up to 700 black bears are at risk of being murdered due to a new hunting plan. This practice is inhumane, especially considering that black bears very rarely pose any danger to people. Demand an alternative method to keep people safe from bear attacks.
Ted Cruz has vowed to reject the plan proposed through the Paris climate change agreement if elected President of the United States. Denounce his decision and his attempts to undermine the efforts of those combating global warming and its effects.
Falling wastewater in high-rise buildings can be used to harness sustainable energy. Require the installation of hydropower turbines in water pipes in all buildings seven stories or higher.
The billion dollars of taxpayer money planned to be invested in St. Louis’ Rams stadium should be allocated to combat a failing school system, violent crime and combating racial inequality instead. Demand the mayor recognize his city’s needs and reallocate the funds.
A couple and their young son, wearing traditional Muslim attire, were reportedly escorted by multiple officers from a mall for taking video. The family is now in danger because of viral Facebook posts claiming they are terrorists. Demand that police protect people from religious intolerance, issue an official apology to the family, and publicly swear to uphold their vow to protect all citizens equally.
A cat was reportedly drowned in a pond, making this the nineteenth reported cat abuse case in a single neighborhood since September. Despite efforts, the suspect has been able to evade capture. Demand an increase in security measures for this neighborhood so the violent person can be caught and punished before more innocent lives are taken.
Discarded cigarette butts are polluting our beaches and causing harm to local wildlife. They disperse chemicals into the ocean and endanger marine animals. Demand that cigarette smoking be banned on beaches and protect a fragile ecosystem.
Polar bears at the San Diego Zoo are forced to live in unnaturally high temperatures. Demand that the San Diego Zoo release its polar bears to the Cochrane Polar Bear Habitat in Canada, where they can lead active and happy lives year round.
Wild bison will soon be allowed to roam freely after decades of being confined to Yellowstone National Park. In the past, bison that strayed from the park were either forced back into the park limits or shipped out for slaughter. Thank Montana Governor Steve Bullock for fighting to return bison to their native lands and encourage efforts to further extend their habitat.
A mother of two—including a teen with bone cancer and an amputated leg—reportedly faces the threat of having her family’s state assistance stripped away because a donation page has been set up to help with their financial burden. The previously homeless family hardly has anything as it is, so it’s cruel to take this away from them. Demand they be allowed to keep their donations and still receive the funding they rely on to survive.
PETA is accusing zookeeper and trainer Michael Hackenberger, who supplies animals to Hollywood, of beating a young Siberian tiger until it defecated in fear. Demand Durham Regional Police investigate PETA’s allegations and charge this man with animal cruelty if warranted.
Cities across the nation are destroying homeless camps, leaving homeless individuals with no shelter and no options just as the coldest season of the year begins. Sign to demand that these cities stop heartlessly taking away their only homes and exposing them to more danger.
A woman was allegedly brutally raped in her hospital bed by her doctor. Thanks to a state law, the doctor will likely suffer only minor consequences for his reported crime. Demand that this law be abolished and stand behind victims of white coat rape.
UGG boots are manufactured out of sheepskin, obtained from brutally abused and murdered sheep. Urge manufacturers to replace sheepskin with a cruelty-free alternative.