As much as 98% of the toxic pesticides sprayed on plants end up running off into the surrounding soil and water. Fortunately, scientists have discovered a new formula that could drastically reduce pesticide pollution. Sign this petition to ensure farmers use this product and stop pesticide runoff.
An innocent man spent a decade in prison for a crime he did not commit. Though Mike Pence ignored a pardon request for years, his successor did the right thing by giving the man his life back. Sign this petition to thank Indiana’s governor for pardoning this innocent man.
Abortions after 20 weeks may soon be illegal in yet another state thanks to a bill backed by a conservative agenda. Sign this petition to tell state representatives that women deserve access to safe, legal abortions up to 24 weeks.
The United States Court of Appeals has officially blocked Donald Trump’s ban on Muslims entering the country. This is a great victory and much needed after the dark first weeks of Trump’s presidency. Sign this petition to thank the honorable judge who refused to allow such an act of xenophobia.
A mother, who had illegally immigrated to America as a child and was granted leniency under President Obama, was deported without notice during her routine immigration check-in. She was torn from her children, who are legal American citizens. Sign this petition and demand that the government not deport individuals granted leniency by the previous president.
The U.S. Air Force plans on dropping 100 bombs a year for five years off the coasts of Hawaii. This could severely injure over 300 species of marine creatures, and cause damage to the entire ecosystem. Sign this petition and demand the Air Force reconsider bombing these vulnerable and precious waters.
President Trump plans to reverse a rule that forces companies to declare whether they are using conflict minerals — minerals obtained in conflict zones. This may contribute to more conflict and will reduce consumers’ ability to make ethical purchases. Demand that the president abandon his plans.
The UK government has closed a child refugee resettlement program, blocking asylum claims for thousands of child refugees, many of whom are unaccompanied. Demand the government reopens the scheme and live up to its commitments to the rights of refugees.
A ten-year-old girl was reportedly held down on the school bus as bullies wrote “loser” on her forehead and scrawled a mustache on her lip. The bus driver and school principal did nothing, according to the victim’s parents. Sign this petition to demand that this little girl receives the justice she deserves.
Four emaciated dogs were reportedly locked in stacked cages without food or water. Their reported injuries were consistent with dog fighting. Demand justice for these innocent dogs.
An oil company is asking permission to leave dozens of containers filled with oil and sediment in the North Sea. This could result in an ecological disaster. Demand that the company is required to clean up this waste.
Hundreds of thousands of fish have died in heavily polluted waterways due to stormwater runoff. Demand immediate action against stormwater runoff.
A hamster was allegedly fed LSD and marijuana by two young men who then laughed at the terrified animal and took videos of it suffering. Demand that the men are punished.
Public schools would be cut off from necessary federal funding if a bill passes which would end the Department of Education. Sign this petition to demand that all children have a right to a quality education.
A husband can now legally sue a doctor in order to stop his wife having an abortion after a new law was passed in Arkansas. This law is an gross violation of women’s rights, and is made worse for the fact that it makes no exceptions for rape. Demand that this unjust law be revoked.
A high school student, who wasn’t armed with a deadly weapon, was shot and killed by police. Please sign this petition to demand that a proper investigation be conducted to find out if this young man’s life was taken unnecessarily.
A zoo is reportedly planning on euthanizing an elephant infected with tuberculosis, even though the animal shows no signs of pain or suffering. Demand that the zoo give this elephant a fighting chance to live by signing this petition.
Universities in the United States currently have $22 billion invested in the declining fossil fuel industry. The renewable energy sector has experienced rapid technological advancement, increased production capacity and already employs almost 200,000 more people than traditional energy companies. Sign the below petition urging transition of endowment investments from fossil fuel interests to clean energy.
Betsy DeVos bought her way to the position of Secretary of Education despite being dangerously unqualified, but that does not mean we will give up and be afraid. Sign this petition to encourage school systems all over the country to fight DeVos and her agenda.
The Department of Defense is seeking to rent office space from Trump Tower and place funds right into the pockets of the Trump family and the president himself. Sign the petition and demand that the Department of Defense not lease office space and that Trump not exploit the average Americans whom he claimed he would help.
Important rules that protect our atmosphere from harmful methane emissions and accidental leaks could soon be repealed by Congress. Sign this petition to tell the Senate that oil and gas companies cannot willfully waste methane and ignore inspections.
The USDA website has taken down the portal to their records of animal cruelty, claiming a need to protect personal information that has long been redacted from those records. This is bad news for animals all over the world suffering from abuse and unethical treatment. Sign this petition to demand the USDA restore the portal to these records.
Over 10 percent of children have been exposed to toxic levels of lead in Pennsylvania cities. This vastly exceeds the rate of those impacted in the Flint lead contamination crisis. Sign this petition urging Pennsylvania legislators to support proposed lead safety programs.
Trump’s administration neglected to mention Jewish people on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, and Republicans have refused to vote on a resolution to recognize the same thing. Sign this petition to demand that the White House acknowledge that Hitler’s genocide primarily targeted Jews.
A dog is dead after being left in a car on a blistering hot day. Demand that the person responsible is severely punished for their negligence.