A Muslim girl was publicly humiliated when her yearbook photo was labeled as “Isis.” While the school calls this an unfortunate typo, the student believes otherwise. Take a stand against Islamophobia.
Ted Nugent posted a video depicting Bernie Sanders shooting Hillary Clinton with a gun. Nugent topped this off by calling Clinton a sexist slur. Sign our petition to demand that the Republican party denounces this violent and dangerous behavior.
Police reportedly beat a suspect after he surrendered. It appears he posed no threat, yet officers were seen punching him as he lay on the ground. Demand that the officers be fired if the investigation finds that they used excessive force.
Critically endangered African wild dogs might be sold off to raise money in Zimbabwe. Sign this petition to demand that the species is added to a no-sale list, and urge the country to seek alternative solutions to its financial problems.
The government of Kenya is planning to close the country to refugees and expel the 600,000 refugees currently in the country. If they are expelled, these refugees will face violence and deprivation in their home countries. Demand that these plans be cancelled.
Google will no longer display advertisements for payday loans, which trap low-income individuals in endless cycles of debt. Sign the petition to thank Google for refusing to display advertisements for these unethical businesses.
Rescuers were able to save a bear that was being forced to dance in the streets. She was covered in various injuries including bleeding paws and broken teeth. She is now at a sanctuary where she is living happily among the tress and friends. Sign this petition and thank the rescuers for helping this bear.
A university is planning on hosting an event that will use live, wild animals. The event will offer free camel rides to students. Animals used in entertainment face many hardships including neglect and abuse. Sign this petition to demand the university cancel this event.
Yani the elephant, who was seen crying as she died with her body covered in sores, has become the latest victim of the “Death Zoo.” Demand that this careless and inhumane facility be shut down.
San Francisco Bay is an essential biodiversity hotspot, home to dozens of endangered plants and animals. Help restore the 100,000 acres of wetlands it needs to stay healthy.
Two puppies were reportedly abused so badly that one was rendered incapable of walking and both suffered from severe mange. Authorities said the puppies required thousands of dollars worth of medical treatment due to the abuse. Sign to ensure that these innocent animals get the justice they deserve.
An endangered whale shark is dead, allegedly at the hands of two fishermen. Photos depict the shark hanging from a crane, clearly deceased. Demand justice for this endangered animal.
A university is planning to build a massive new research lab where thousands of animals will suffer painful tests and die. Urge decision-makers to cancel these plans and focus on developing humane research methods instead.
The rights of transgender students must be protected in school, and one school district is taking decisive action. Unfortunately, this pro-equality policy is being attacked by members of the Texas government. Sign the petition to stand up to bigotry.
A proposal seeks to protect 40,000 acres of critical wildlife habitat from the pernicious influence of Big Oil. Sign this petition to support this effort to prohibit drilling in national forests.
The cruel practice of greyhound racing will end in Arizona thanks to a new bill. Sign the petition to support eradicating this inhumane sport.
A military academy has denied a Muslim cadet her request to be allowed to wear a hijab during her attendance of the college. Sign to demand that this academy ends its religious discrimination and lets Muslim cadets wear head coverings.
Bernie Sanders is almost certain to lose the Democratic primary election to Hillary Clinton. Opposition from political and economic elites, as well as the corporate media, has a lot to do with that. Urge Bernie Sanders to build on the revolution he started by running for president as a third party candidate.
A recent study found inhumane working conditions for poultry industry employees, including lack of time to use the bathroom. Demand poultry workers are given appropriate bathroom breaks.
A former police officer who shot and killed an unarmed man and then lied about the incident has been indicted for his alleged crimes. Congratulate those responsible for holding this man accountable for his violent misconduct.
A high school lacrosse team allegedly killed a guinea pig and smeared its remains and blood on their faces before a game. This horrific display of violent cruelty against a harmless, innocent animal must not be tolerated. Demand that they be punished to the maximum extent if found guilty of this crime.
Five children set a Jewish school bus on fire in an alleged hate crime. Video evidence shows the boys boarding the bus with flaming cardboard and then fleeing. Take a stand against hate crimes and demand that these boys receive the maximum punishment possible if found guilty for this crime.
Twenty stray dogs were allegedly poisoned to death. Video footage shows a man feeding them from a bag reported to contain pesticide. Demand justice for these innocent dogs.
An elderly dolphin in poor health is being forced to perform shows daily and drag people across pools in a marine park. Demand that Bucky the dolphin be retired to an accredited sanctuary.
A black bear was killed and mutilated so badly that its age and sex could not be identified. Conservation agents have found the alleged poacher, and now it is time to demand an aggressive prosecution. Ask the county prosecutor to take this horrific crime seriously and pursue the maximum penalty.