Horses were found suffering from anemia, blindness, swollen limbs, infected wounds, and other serious ailments, according to investigators who inspected antitoxin production facilities. Sign this petition and demand the Indian government shut down these cruel places.
American Olympic athletes will no longer be taxed for winning medals and other prizes after President Obama signed a bill preventing the IRS from collecting money from winning athletes. Applaud the repeal of this excessive and unfair tax.
Criminal charges are being brought against a sheriff infamous for abusing the Latino community. Applaud the decision to punish the discriminatory policies that this hateful man repeatedly enacted and enforced.
Farm employees were reportedly caught on video tormenting the ducks to death by bashing them against walls and pulling their heads off. This unnecessary torture must be stopped. Sign this petition to demand that the employees involved be charged with animal cruelty.
Animals are electrocuted and have their hair ripped out in farms so that their fur can be made into clothing and sold at an online retailer. Sign this petition and demand the company stop selling fur and angora wool products.
Thousands of wild horses taken from America’s public lands are in danger of being put to death. Sign this petition to demand that the problem of wild horse overpopulation is not solved by euthanasia.
ExxonMobil came out with hybrid car and battery technology in the 1970s, in the face of an oil crisis – and then never used it. If Exxon had been interested in anything other than their own bottom line, hybrid cars could have been on the road 16 years earlier. This company must be brought to justice for hiding environmental research.
Tens of millions of young girls are forced into child marriages every year. Demand that India, the nation which has the highest number of child brides, bring an end to this practice.
A mailman reportedly attacked three harmless dogs who were on a closed-in porch with pepper spray. The poor animals suffered for no reason. Sign this petition to demand the mailman be fired, if guilty.
An airstrike on a funeral home killed 140 civilians, leaving 500 more injured. The parties allegedly responsible say they will investigate themselves, but that is a serious conflict of interest. Demand an independent and transparent investigation.
A young woman is scheduled to be hanged for the murder of her reportedly abusive husband, whom she was forcefully given to at a tender age. Sign this petition to demand her life be spared.
After several Samsung phones exploded and endangered their owners’ health and safety, the company has still not issued a recall. The technology giant reportedly knew these devices were potentially unsafe, but they did not warn their customers. Demand an immediate recall of Note 7 smartphones and compensation for those injured by explosions.
An octogenarian grandmother’s home was raided without a warrant by the Massachusetts National Guard, all for a single marijuana plant which she was growing for medicinal use. This is an invasion of privacy, a waste of resources, and a classic example of the overly aggressive war on drugs. Tell the National Guard we should already be past this nonsense.
A family dog was killed, skinned, and left in his own backyard. Markings on the dog’s body suggested that he was killed by a human. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani recently defended Donald Trump’s sexist excuse for his harassment of several women, claiming it was just “how men talk.” Sign this petition to demand he apologize and take back his words.
A dog was found with part of its leg cut off, a huge gash in its shoulder, and its eye bulging out of its head. Demand that India improve its animal protection laws in order to crack down on rampant acts of animal cruelty such as these.
A judge allowed a convicted pedophile to escape jail time after he claimed he wanted to start a family. This man should be in prison, yet he is free despite the thousands of images and videos of children he had in his possession. Sign this petition to criticize this lax sentencing.
A puppy was reportedly murdered by a teenager who cruelly broke the animal’s neck with his bare hands because he was angry with the dog’s owner. Sign this petition to make sure that this alleged puppy killer doesn’t escape justice like so many others.
The U.N. has finally claimed responsibility for its role in a cholera outbreak that started in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake and has recently seen an alarming acceleration after Hurricane Matthew. Applaud the organization for taking responsibility and sending aid to combat the outbreak.
Minors as young as 16 are being brutally flogged and stoned in Saudi Arabia due to outdated and draconian laws. Demand that this barbaric practice be outlawed at once.
Thousands of innocent civilians are dying due to airstrikes as Russia refuses a ceasefire to allow the U.N. to administer humanitarian aid. Demand that Russia’s U.N. ambassador work with fellow Security Council nations to bring an end to the violence.
A 6-year-old girl reportedly endured traumatic sexual abuse under the supervision of her caretaker. The caretaker reportedly forced an older boy to molest her by threatening violence. Demand justice for these innocent children.
Oxford University in the United Kingdom just took action to fight rape and sexual assault on campus by making sexual consent classes mandatory for incoming freshmen. Urge officials to take this one step further by requiring consent classes at all U.K. universities.
Alleged inhumane prison conditions in Alabama, including overcrowding, forced labor, and inadequate educational opportunities, are now being investigated. Applaud that these allegations are being addressed and that steps are being taken to protect prisoners’ rights.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service listed seven species of Hawaiian yellow-faced bees as endangered, the first time bees of any kind have been classified as endangered. Bees are vital for our ecosystems and must be saved. Urge officials to take drastic action towards protecting these bees and getting them off the endangered list.