Voting by mail is nearly hassle-free, cost-effective, and allows citizens to vote without an ID. States with a vote-by-mail system in place have greater voter participation and higher acceptance rates among its citizens. Sign this petition to ask that all citizens be allowed to vote by mail.
Pangolins are the most trafficked animals in the world. Half of all Pangolin species are endangered or critically endangered, and the other half are vulnerable. However, dozens of countries have now agreed to ban the trade of pangolins. Applaud this important trade ban.
Yosemite’s population of the endangered yellow-legged frog has shown astounding rates of recovery. The protection of this species under the Endangered Species Act gives very real hope for the safety and resilience of the frog and the ecosystem it is a part of. Thank the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for its efforts to preserve this species.
Even in this era, women are still being treated as lesser beings thanks to misogynistic laws and rules that do not apply to their male counterparts. Women deserve far more respect than this. Sign this petition to criminalize sexist laws and overall anti-woman sentiments.
Every year, thousands of goats are tortured and killed for entertainment. These goats experience unimaginable pain and fear before their untimely deaths. Sign this petition and demand the government ban this cruel tradition.
An enormous collection of trash is growing in the Pacific Ocean between Hawaii and California and now spans over 300,00 square miles. Demand that this impending environmental crisis be addressed before it is too late.
A company commissioned artwork to remember beloved animals that have gone extinct and to encourage people not to let other endangered animals suffer the same fate. Sign this petition to applaud its efforts to raise awareness about animal conservation.
One of the most visited natural history museums in the U.S. currently holds several alligators and crocodiles captive, where they are forced to endure large, loud crowds almost every day. Sign this petition to demand that the animals are released to an accredited sanctuary.
A ban on pit bulls that would have resulted in the euthanasia of hundreds of animals has been temporarily suspended. Sign this petition to demand that the ban is overturned completely.
Canada has implemented a carbon tax that will make clean energy cheaper and fossil fuel-driven energy more expensive. Demand that the United States implement a similar tax.
Quality of life will drastically improve for those with Type 1 diabetes since the FDA approved a new insulin delivery system. This new method is safer, easier to use, and will monitor blood sugar levels so that people with diabetes can sleep through the night without fear of their glucose levels dropping dangerously low. Commend the FDA for its approval of this groundbreaking device.
A congressman who helped pass legislation guaranteeing the right to film police has reportedly been wrongfully arrested for recording the police during an arrest. Demand these officers are fired for this embarrassing injustice.
Three decades too late, a black man accused of rape was found innocent and released from prison. Though DNA testing proves he is not guilty, he has not yet been exonerated. Demand that Governor Bill Haston use his executive power to clear Lawrence McKinney of crimes he did not commit.
Poisoned hot dogs were left in a yard in an attempt to poison a dog, but due to lax animal protection laws it’s likely that the perpetrator will get off with a slap on the wrist. Demand increased protections for animals.
The Netherlands has developed a radical plan to shut down every coal plant in the country by 2020, substantially cutting down on hazardous carbon emissions. Applaud the efforts of parliament members to help protect our world from the devastating effects of climate change.
Carnell Snell Jr., a black teenager, was allegedly shot and killed by police in his backyard after a foot chase. It is unacceptable that police officers continue to act as judge, jury, and executioner. Demand that police training reflect the proper value of human life, and that officers be taught not to rely on violence and shooting.
A dog was reportedly shot by a neighbor, leading to the amputation of her leg. The neighbor claims that he shot the dog because she was in his yard. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
A shepherd has been accused of beating one of his lambs, and the crowd that witnessed the incident did not report it. Sign this petition to require that future incidents be reported immediately.
Camera footage appears to show two officers planning and attempting to run a man over minutes before they shoot and kill him. The man, who had a history of mental illness, was in the midst of a mental health emergency. Demand the officers be fired.
Climate change has caused global temperatures to rise to levels not seen in 115,000 years. Demand that this dangerous pattern of rising temperatures be stopped immediately.
The brother-in-law of a disappeared man was allegedly beaten at his home and threatened with kidnapping if he continues campaigning for the truth. This comes months after the federal government removed special protection for the man and his family. Demand these protections be reinstated at once.
A gay man from Cameroon faces deportation from the UK because he “does not have enough proof” of his homosexuality. He faces jail time or even death upon return. Take a stand for gay rights and demand asylum for this man.
A county official allegedly said that black leaders are unsuccessful and bankrupt governments. Demand this racist resign from office.
One of Donald Trump’s advisers is an anti-animal welfare billionaire who fights to let companies exploit and abuse animals. Demand that this man be removed from any role in Trump’s campaign and possible future presidency.
A Pakistani woman was reportedly slain by her brother to end his humiliation after she married a man of a different religion. This is another “honor killing” in a long series that should have ended years ago. Sign this petition to demand the man face the harshest punishment for his alleged actions.