Massachusetts has cracked down on the sale of illegal assault weapons. Applaud the progressive lawmakers who have worked to get these dangerous guns off the streets.
Three puppies were reportedly tied together and burned alive by young men who filmed the torturous event. The number of senseless animal tortures continues to rise as India refuses to strengthen their laws. Demand that animal cruelty be a crime that carries a harsh penalty, starting with these people, if guilty.
Eleven dogs were found dead in a dilapidated home, and over 30 more were found emaciated and in poor health. Investigators believe the home belongs to a backyard breeder. Demand justice for these innocent dogs.
A recent airstrike has reportedly killed 56 civilians, including 11 children. Demand an independent and transparent investigation into these civilian casualties.
We hear so many stories about women victimized by rape and assault, but just as many men suffer the same crimes and are either ignored or mocked. Sign this petition to end the stigma against male rape victims so they can get the support they need.
Animals are suffering from tobacco exposure during harmful experiments done by Big Tobacco. The FDA continues to allow these tests that are painful, unnecessary and terrifying for these animals. Sign this petition now to end tobacco tests on animals.
Developers are planning to build housing units where numerous prairie dogs live. If these units are constructed, the prairie dogs will be relocated or possibly even exterminated. Sign this petition and demand the land is preserved.
Barbaric fishing tournaments cause countless shark deaths every year. It’s time to put an end to this violent tradition. Protect shark populations by demanding the immediate disbanding of such competitions.
Sold as a so-called “superfood,” apricot kernels contain a compound that converts to cyanide when ingested, and the consumption of only a handful results in severe cyanide poisoning. Call on Whole Foods to stop putting their customers at risk by selling this dangerous product.
Cyclists and Pedestrians in Washington, DC can be forced to pay their own medical bills following a collision with a car, even if they are not at fault. The District is one of the only places in the US where this archaic statute still exist. Urge the DC City Council to defeat this dangerous and unfair law.
GameStop is donating $1 million a year to Autism Speaks, an organization accused of spreading misconceptions that does not spend enough of its funding on related matters. Sign this petition to demand GameStop cease its funding and support of this organization.
Monkeys are reportedly being infected with tuberculosis and smallpox as part of cruel experimentation by the British government. Demand that these experiments are stopped immediately.
A goat was chased to death by tourists, who aggressively pursued it to get a picture. The goat took refuge in the ocean and drowned. Demand justice for this innocent goat.
A corrupt sheriff will not be escaping with a minor punishment after a judge rejected his plea deal for being too lenient. Celebrate this commitment to upholding rule of law.
Four horses were reportedly found dead and eight of them barely alive in a case of despicable animal cruelty. Authorities say the surviving horses were starved and one of them was burned. Sign this petition to bring these horses justice and ensure that their abuser is never allowed to own animals again.
A journalist has been arrested after publishing an editorial calling for the resignation of two leaders. Demand he be released immediately and unconditionally.
Male chicks are routinely ground up alive in huge maceration machines because they are considered “useless” to the egg industry. Urge the government to ban this barbaric practice at once and encourage egg producers to move toward supplying cruelty-free plant-based foods instead.
An innocent dog risks euthanasia simply because he resembles a pit bull, despite his owners assuring authorities that he is not. Moreover, the dog is gentle, affectionate, and displays no signs of aggression. Urge authorities to spare this dog, return him to his owners, and remove breed-specific legislation.
Bear cubs, monkeys, lions and tigers are beaten, whipped, chained and dragged around by the neck by handlers at a circus in China. Demand that these poor animals are rescued and the people responsible for this abuse be severely punished.
A fair is planning on hosting a traveling sea lion show that has numerous reports of alleged abuse and neglect. In addition, it has been cited numerous times for violations like failing to provide adequate veterinary care or large enough tanks. Sign this petition to demand that the fair cancels its plan to host this cruel sea lion show.
A dog was left alone in a hot truck, where it jumped from an open window and was nearly strangled to death by its own leash. Thankfully, two police officers responded in time and were able to cut it free, but the owner has not been pressed with animal cruelty charges. Urge the responding officers to investigate this case further so it doesn’t happen again.
An innocent man was tasered within seconds of being approached by cops after being misidentified as a wanted man. The officers failed to ask for his identification before resorting to excessive force and have since charged the man with obstruction. Demand justice for this innocent man by asking that the officers in charge be suspended without pay.
Toxic runoff from illegal Amazon gold mines results in the poisoning of indigenous people and protected species. Call on the Brazilian government to put a stop to these mines.
A dog suffered serious injuries after an intruder doused her in Drano, a household chemical used to unclog drains. She will likely be blind and deaf for the rest of her life. Sign this petition to demand that justice is served for this innocent dog.
A cat and dog were reportedly left without food or water inside of a locked building that was being condemned. They were found emaciated, dehydrated, and with litter in their intestines. Sign this petition to ensure that these animals get the justice they deserve.