Target recently announced that it will be spending $20 million to install gender-neutral, single-stall bathrooms in all of its 1,800 locations. This is a huge step toward creating safe, inclusive public spaces for transgender individuals. Thank Target for taking a stand and showing that it cares about all of its customers.
A young child was found wearing filthy clothes and no shoes in a storage unit that contained an assault rifle and drugs. Demand that the reckless individuals who endangered this child be brought to justice.
Horse soring is a cruel and painful practice that puts extreme burns on horses’ legs in order to enhance their gait. The practice is illegal, but the industry has been easily working around the law. Sign this petition to demand real protections for horses.
Yet another oil pipeline is threatening Native American land, but a court just barred tribes from blocking its construction on the basis that it goes through sacred sites protected by federal treaties. Demand that protests be allowed to continue.
A puppy’s leg was reportedly broken after a man threw it against the wall in a fit of rage. The innocent animal belonged to a child. Please sign this petition demanding that the helpless puppy and its small owner get the justice they deserve.
Multiple wild horses were reportedly found dead of dehydration at a preservation after someone sabotaged their water supply. Sign this petition to demand that the person who did this is found and given the maximum sentence possible.
A possum reportedly had to be euthanized after being caught in an illegal rabbit trap. The poor animal was found dragging the trap behind it, suffering unimaginably. Please sign this petition to demand that whoever did this is found and punished severely.
After a tourist was killed in 2015, a wilderness park announced it would no longer allow humans to interact with lion cubs. Unfortunately, the park has begun these interactions again due to greed. Sign this petition to demand the park keep its promise of ending human-cub interactions.
A man responsible for torturing and illegally slaughtering thousands of farm animals over 30 years has been let off with a very light sentence. Demand that this man be properly punished for the horrific suffering and deaths he caused.
The Department of Justice has announced that it will not renew contracts with private prison corporations. This represents a significant step toward ending the private prison industry in America. Applaud the announcement.
A dog was forced to chew his own foot off after its tether became tightly entangled around its leg and the owner did nothing to free him. Demand that this neglectful owner be punished to the full extent of the law for the suffering he subjected his dog to.
A homeless man was killed by police because he was attacking store clerks with a stick. The officer decided not to use non-lethal force like his Taser, and now a person is dead. Demand the officer responsible be fired for using unnecessary force.
A woman who admitted to letting 13 cats die by keeping them cramped in a dog crate has only been lightly punished by law. Demand that her sentence be raised to include a lifetime ban on pet ownership and push for tougher laws to prosecute perpetrators of animal abuse.
Animals should not have to suffer from a lack of care and cramped, filthy conditions. Demand that this zoo be shut down immediately and that its animals be sent to suitable sanctuaries.
Endangered species are recovering at a record rate thanks to proactive government protections. Applaud these extremely encouraging statistics and thank the officials responsible for protecting these vulnerable animals.
A German shepherd was savagely tortured, reportedly by three of his neighbors. He sustained multiple cuts and puncture wounds across his body. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
India is currently considering more than doubling the amount of paid maternity leave new mothers receive. Sign the petition and urge lawmakers to support the proposed changes.
A horse was reportedly beaten for no longer being able to haul two men and a wagon full of watermelon. Demand that the man accused of this crime be given a harsh legal sentence if he is found guilty of this inexcusable act.
Roughly 350 acres of forestland may be destroyed to make room for a proposed solar power farm. Sign the petition to urge the energy company behind the project to find an alternative, more sustainable way of providing solar energy.
A puppy was rushed to a vet after allegedly being thrown over a wall. When he arrived, staff realized he was severely malnourished and covered in what appeared to be cigarette burns. Demand justice for this innocent puppy.
Police officers are using an invasive and unethical tracking system that monitors citizens’ locations and allegedly prevents callers from reaching 911. Demand an end to this pervasive invasion of privacy and free speech rights.
A transgender sex worker was found mutilated and burned alive. She is the second LGBT person to be killed in the known homophobic area. Demand justice for this innocent woman.
Two schools were forced to give their students bottled water because the drinking fountains were found to have high levels of lead in them. Demand that someone is held accountable.
A traveling shark exhibit subjects its sharks to the stress of travel, noisy crowds, and being poked and prodded by a diver. Urge county fairs to cancel this exhibit until the sharks’ treatment has been improved significantly.
A little girl was handcuffed and left under some stairs at her school for an hour because another child said she stole a single piece of candy, according to a lawsuit. Demand that the school district pays for the trauma endured by the six-year-old.