The Arctic has warmed so much it’s far easier to access as the demand for energy and minerals has grown. Unfortunately, cleaning up a spill could be impossible during the nine dark months when the Arctic is wracked by storms. Sign to prevent a climate catastrophe in the Arctic.
Child criminals as young as 16 years old may soon be tried as adults if new legislation is passed in Brazil. This plan could be detrimental to the development of future generations. Tell the Chamber of Deputies to prevent this bill from becoming law and instead focus on rehabilitation for child offenders.
Doctors are not required to administer aid to victims of sexual assault in Colombia. With new laws making rape a crime against humanity, allowing women to be turned away by health care providers should not be permitted. Require doctors to care for and administer rape kits to victims by signing the petition.
Honeybees and other crucial pollinators are dying off rapidly due to the use of deadly pesticides. Help save America’s bees by supporting a ban on the use of neonicotinoids until scientific evidence confirms they are safe for use.
Good Samaritans in Tennessee are now legally allowed to break into hot cars to save trapped animals. Praise this groundbreaking move that will save countless animals from needless suffering and encourage other states to adopt similar measures.
Donald Trump must not be allowed to run for the highest office in the land. He is a national embarrassment who is offensive in countless ways and is simply trying to turn the United States into his own personal playground. Sign here to demand that the Republican National Convention disallow him from running for the Republican Nomination.
The cougar hunting quota has been increased, despite no research to back the plan to prevent attacks. Tell the Fish and Wildlife Department to return the quota to the original and researched numbers, instead of risking damage to a stable population with likely no beneficial results.
A man in Texas isn’t being charged after reportedly murdering an innocent alligator. Urge officials to punish this man if he is found guilty of this sickening crime.
Parents are claiming that the talking Minions in their kids’ Happy Meals use profanity, including the “F-word,” but McDonald’s responded unfavorably, saying it’s just “Minionese.” Demand the Chairman of McDonald’s discontinue this inappropriate child’s toy immediately.
Undercover footage of a farm in Delaware that raises chickens for Tyson shows alleged abuse and neglect. Demand that Tyson end its contract with the farm to show that it will not tolerate such abuse.
Anti-environment policies are being debated in the United States, include those that aim to cut funding for America’s health, environment and land protections. Sign this petition to support the removal of these policies from the bill.
A local dog care center allegedly mishandled a pet and lied about its death. They claimed that the dog had died, only for it to be found by its owners in a different facility with several injuries. Sign this petition to see that the center is investigated to avoid such incidences in future.
Some countries are refusing to comply with the democratic decision to protect threatened sharks and manta rays from unsustainable fishing and trade practices. Sign this petition to persuade these countries to comply with the global duty of protecting endangered species.
Animals are still being used in chemical testing facilities even though non-animal testing methods are available. Urge senators to push legislation that will reduce or replace animals in chemical testing facilities.
A conservation officer was recently suspended from his job after reportedly defying orders to kill two black bear cubs. Demand that he be praised, rather than punished, for saving the lives of two healthy bear cubs.
People are allowed to hunt bobcats again after they were nearly eliminated in North America. Their numbers have stabilized, but that doesn’t justify chasing, shooting, and torturing them for pelts. Sign to tell the Illinois governor to stop persecuting the bobcat.
A suicidal 16-year-old is being charged with murder as an adult after her boyfriend was killed by a cop because she told him to point a gun at the officer when they were on their way to commit suicide. Demand that the murder charges be dropped and that she be tried as a minor.
In 2013, President Obama acted to prevent the 39,000 child marriages that take place around the world every day, but true progress is not being made. Ask him to prioritize ending the horrific practice of child marriage worldwide by signing this petition.
A huge monument of the Ten Commandments on state capitol grounds was ruled illegal by the Supreme Court and ordered to be removed, but Republican lawmakers are refusing to comply with the order. Demand that these obstinate politicians stop defying the Supreme Court and remove this religious statue from state grounds at once.
Workers will lose wage protections and the right to one day off per week if the budget on the Wisconsin governor’s desk is signed into law. Sign our petition to demand that the governor use his veto power to eliminate these anti-worker provisions.
After a two-year hiatus, Shell Oil is planning to drill in the Arctic despite its poor safety records. The production of oil in the Arctic has dangerous long-term effects on the climate, ocean, marine life and people. Sign this petition to stop this company from drilling in the Arctic.
The hate group the Ku Klux Klan is attempting to adopt a highway, but the state is trying to deny its request. Amidst all the racist violence the country has been experiencing lately, we can not let these terrorists win this. Urge the court to deny the KKK the privilege of adopting a highway.
Two bucks were reportedly held captive for a year inside a man’s home. Please urge the Natural Resources Director to stop at nothing to make sure the selfish man is punished for the abuse of wildlife and given the maximum punishment possible.
Patients suffering from cancer and other painful and debilitating illnesses should be able to choose the terms of their own deaths when they have only a few months to live. Support the right for everyone to die with dignity when diagnosed with a terminal disease.
An apparently racist prison guard is still on the job even though he reportedly made jokes about lynching black people, including President Barack Obama, in response to the Black Lives Matter movement. Demand that this dangerous guard be fired from his job as soon as possible for his outrageous remarks.