A Sikh man was attacked and shot in the arm. During the attack, the masked assailant told the victim to go back to his own country. Demand justice for this innocent man.
Public schools are at risk of losing much-needed funding thanks to a recent bill that proposes a nationwide voucher system. Vouchers take money away from public schools and do nothing to accelerate students’ success. Tell the House of Representatives to vote against this bill.
There are over 12 million child laborers in Pakistan between the ages of 5 and 14. Child labor was officially banned in the 1990s. Sign the below petition demanding that Pakistan enforce child labor laws.
A sexual health awareness program aimed at combating HIV among youth was cancelled due to backlash from conservative groups. Demand that this program is implemented immediately to help prevent the outbreak of this potentially deadly virus.
U.S. Soccer is demanding all of its players to stand during the national anthem after one woman kneeled in protest. Sign this petition to demand that their right to free speech not be expunged.
Many zoo animals were allegedly neglected and abused under a zoo curator’s care. Demand this case be investigated and that this curator be given the harshest legal sentence possible if he is found guilty of such abuse.
The Trump Administration has suspended transparency laws that would have protected airline passengers and their wallets. Sign the petition and demand that the president start protecting Americans, not billion dollar corporations.
Google Home has been providing its users with fake news and unreliable facts through the “snippet” program, which uses an algorithm to answer user questions but is unable to check its sources. Demand that the program be scrubbed and only released when it can answer with true, reliable facts.
Animals have reportedly suffered for years from tremendous neglect at the South Lakes Safari Zoo in England. Many have died, apparently due to the poor nutrition and hygiene, or were euthanized when no more could be crammed into already overcrowded enclosures. Demand that the owner step down and allow for the zoo’s closure.
A man and woman were sentenced to prison on charges of terrorism and gang activity for terrorizing African Americans while cruising around a rural area in pickup trucks adorned with Confederate flags. The pair shouted racial slurs and threatened to shoot black people. Praise the judge on the case for sending an important, powerful message against intolerance to the country.
Water quality and public health are at risk due to a proposed permit that would allow the discharge of animal waste into groundwater. Sign this petition urging that this proposed permit is appealed immediately.
Nearly a month after his first attempt at a travel ban was blocked, President Trump plans to issue a second ban with “changes.” Sign this petition to ensure that this second ban and any future attempts are blocked before they can take shape.
A dog was reportedly abandoned next to a dumpster in below freezing temperatures with only a wet blanket for warmth. Demand that the man who allegedly did this cruel act face the maximum penalty if found guilty.
A dog was allegedly stabbed to death with a box cutter. She was reportedly found with a plastic bag tied around her neck. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
Indonesia has pledged $1 billion to drastically reduce the nation’s plastic ocean waste by the year 2025. Stand up to deadly plastic pollution and call for this new project to move forward.
More than 80,000 acres of public forest are at risk of being sold off to a logging company. This move will severely threaten endangered wildlife. Sign this petition to demand that privatization of public lands be opposed.
Pink dolphins are having their fins cut off by fishermen to use as bait, accounting for many deaths among the species. These beautiful creatures are already in danger due to loss of habitat and river pollution, but this inhumane practice cannot be allowed to continue. Sign this petition to save these creatures from cruel deaths by mutilation.
A mayor in France has said that she will ban refugees from receiving meals, which will seal the deaths of hundreds, including children. Sign the petition and demand that the mayor not purposely starve refugees in her town.
Messages from the private AOL account of Mike Pence are being withheld from the public, even though emails dealing with government business sent by officials must be preserved in the public record. Sign this petition to demand that all government emails sent by Pence from his personal account be released.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath about his meetings with the Russian goverment during the presidential campaign. Demand that he resign in light of this perjury.
Visitors at a Tunisian zoo killed a crocodile by smashing its head in with large rocks. This animal’s death could have been prevented had its enclosure been protected with proper barriers. Sign this petition to demand that the zoo do more to protect its vulnerable, captive animals.
Four black female undergraduates defended themselves from an alleged racist assault by white male fellows, and yet were charged with violating the school’s conduct policy. Sign the petition to demand a formal apology by the school administration along with the dismissal of charges and punishment of the white male students.
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are draining precious water sources in drought-ravaged India. Thousands have pledged to boycott sugary drinks and a high court has suspended the companies’ access to water for irrigation. Sign the below petition calling on the President of India to suspend all water usage for sugar cultivation until conditions improve.
Doctors in Texas could soon lie to pregnant women if they suspect that revealing a fetus could be born with a disability may result in an abortion. Demand women have a right to know about what is happening with their bodies, so that they can make informed choices.
A convention center recently hosted a circus with performing bears that have allegedly been abused and neglected. Animals trapped in the entertainment industry are often subjected to severe neglect and cruel and painful training techniques. Sign this petition to demand that this venue no longer host events with animal acts.