The owners of a farm where employees allegedly beat, kicked, and hung cows from their necks have been found guilty of animal abuse. Sign this petition to applaud the judge for his decision to convict these men.
The University of Wisconsin, Madison could soon have funding cut based on claims that the school’s politically progressive curriculum pushes a “politically correct agenda.” Tell legislators that these threats to academic freedom will not be tolerated by signing this petition.
Donald Trump Jr, son of the president-elect, is backing a bill to lift restrictions for buying gun silencers. This will greatly benefit the gun industry while encouraging increased violence in this country. Demand that restrictions on the purchase of silencers be upheld.
Denmark has become the first country to declassify trans people as being mentally ill. Applaud this progressive move to fight stigma against trans people.
Massive levels of pollution from a railway threaten the health of people in Israel, but the company refuses to cut its emissions. Sign this petition to stop these harmful trains.
A deer with a close connection to a family in Kansas has been shot. It was chased out of the family’s yard and shot to death within view of the family by a game warden. Sign this petition to demand justice for this deer.
Primary school children are being burdened with hours of homework, which some experts say has no academic benefit and can interfere with mental health. Ask educators to reduce homework so that our children have more time to be children.
Students are facing low job prospects and crippling student loans after leaving college. Demand free tuition for all students in order to strengthen our country’s workforce.
Several activists were arrested for feeding the homeless in a public park. Demand that charges against them are dropped and that laws are changed to allow charities to feed the homeless without consequence.
An emaciated dog was found locked in a crate, her fur caked with urine and feces. Demand that the owner is punished to the fullest extent of the law.
Trans men and women could soon be forced to use the bathroom that corresponds with their birth gender instead of the gender they identify with. Such a bill discriminates against the transgender community, robs them of their rights, and perpetrates a false and malicious myth about trans men and women. Sign the petition and demand that the bill be rejected.
A dog and cat were found locked inside of a storage locker. Both of the animals were confined to cages and the cat had tape over its face and head. Demand justice for these innocent animals.
A puppy was reportedly put in a cage and repeatedly beaten with a metal rod. This demented attack left the poor animal with a fractured skull and multiple other injuries. Please sign this petition to demand justice for this helpless puppy.
Lead levels in the water of Fruitvale, California are dangerously high. One in 12 children tested had elevated levels of lead in their bodies. Sign this petition to stop the poisoning of our children.
Kurdish and Yazidi militias fighting ISIS have allegedly deployed child soldiers in the fight against ISIS. After discharge, these children often do not return to school and do not receive psychological counseling. Demand an end to the use of child soldiers to fight ISIS.
A whitetail buck was stabbed multiple times and suffocated to death when poachers shoved the animal’s nose in the mud. The cruel people who did this can be seen celebrating after the killing. Please sign this petition to demand justice for this innocent animal.
Hundreds of greyhounds have been injured or killed while racing. Many states have banned greyhound racing, but it is still legal in Florida. Sign this petition to urge Florida lawmakers to end the cruel greyhound races in their state.
Republicans have vowed once again to defund Planned Parenthood. Though they are motivated by banning abortions, their actions will likely only harm low-income women seeking different health services. Demand that the President-elect promise to veto this bill if it makes it past the Senate and House.
Republicans’ “repeal and delay” strategy regarding the Affordable Care Act would allow the dismantling of Obamacare with absolutely no plan for a replacement. This would add billions to the deficit, cause tens of millions of people to lose their insurance, and ultimately result in thousands more deaths every year. Demand that plans for a replacement for Obamacare be worked out before it can be repealed.
Half the wild animals killed by hunters in the United States are shot or trapped illegally. Support a new campaign to catch poachers and hold them accountable.
Laws protecting the UK’s wildlife and natural habitats will be seriously weakened if the government does not include a new environmental protection act in its post-Brexit legislation. Sign this petition to urge the UK government to create new environmental protection laws for its country.
A country has officially stopped all animal breeding for fur and is shutting down the last of the fur farms. Now countless animals will be spared from unnecessary pain and tortured. Sign this petition and thank the country for its compassion and dedication to making themselves fur-free.
A journalist in Bhutan is facing an expensive libel suit after sharing a Facebook post about a local businessman. This case may set a troubling precedent about freedom of the press and expression. Sign the petition and demand that the suit be dropped.
In a completely unprecedented and rash move, Donald Trump is demanding all ambassadors leave their positions on Inauguration Day, without giving any grace period as is tradition. This goes against the rules of American diplomacy and could threaten foreign relations, leaving countries without American envoys. Sign this petition to demand Trump rescind this poor decision.
A small dog, who was the unofficial mascot for his owner’s company, was reportedly killed by a delivery truck driver. This dog, who was loved by an entire community, deserves justice. Sign this petition to demand that the truck driver be punished and fired from driving, if guilty.