A teen accused of sexually assaulting his black, mentally disabled teammate currently faces no jail time. Demand that he be properly punished so the victim can receive justice.
Medical cannabis advocates in Nebraska are trying to block a CBD oil opponent from becoming the state’s next chief medical officer. Sign this petition to urge Nebraska senators to vote against this man.
Live penguins, provided by a local zoo, were marched out on the ice during a national hockey game. Animals held in captivity already face a number of physical and mental health problems. Parading these sensitive animals in front of a large, loud crowd only makes matters worse. Sign this petition and demand the NHL ban live animals at games and events.
The Trump Administration has proposed steep cuts to foreign aid programs such as UNICEF and the World Food Programme. This comes at a time when nearly 100 million people have been displaced or impacted by famine. Sign this petition demanding that Congress reject any reduction in foreign aid.
Reports of workers facing deplorable working conditions and violence have surfaced from factories where H&M produces clothing. This represents a failure of H&M to follow through on commitments to human rights and sustainability. Demand supply-chain transparency and social justice for workers.
Climate change threatens life as we know it around the world, and every U.S. state must do all it can to attack this problem. Demand New York close all of its remaining coal-fired power plants in order to quickly reduce climate pollution.
Donald Trump is looking to increase the mining and burning of dirty coal, despite the fact that renewable energy is cheaper and infinity better for the environment. Sign this petition to let Trump know that dirty coal is a thing of the past and that clean and renewable energy is the only intelligent path forward.
A dog died after it was allegedly placed inside of a trash compactor. Video footage reportedly showed a man placing the dog inside and pushing the button to activate the machine. Demand that justice be served for this innocent dog.
Congress is planning to eliminate vital public health programs that prevent deadly disease outbreaks, potentially making millions of Americans susceptible to an epidemic. Take a stand for public health by signing this petition.
Congress is under pressure to make budget cuts, and it is widely feared that programs such as SNAP (formerly food stamps) will be the first under attack, denying millions of needy families the food they need. We must make sure the budget for these programs is protected at all costs. Sign this petition to demand Congress bring peace of mind to those who rely on these programs and promise to protect them.
Over 35 percent of adults are obese, and related illnesses account for 70 percent of total healthcare spending in the United States. The federal government provides billions in subsidies to cultivate cheap, unhealthy foods while providing almost no support for fruits and vegetables. Sign the below petition urging that farm subsidies be transitioned to nutrient-rich foods.
Over two dozen animals were seized from a home where they were allegedly neglected and forced to live in pools of feces and urine, with the corpses of dead animals littering the home. Demand justice for these innocent creatures.
Twelve dogs were found tied to trees and cars in a man’s yard. They were all malnourished. Demand that the owner is punished severely and banned from owning animals.
Coal emissions have declined 74 percent in the United Kingdom since 2006. All coal-powered plants are scheduled for closure by 2025. Sign this petition praising the British government for its commitment to clean energy.
Endangered wolves in Norway are at risk of extinction due to a new law that would allow them to be hunted. Sign the petition and demand that this law not be passed and that the endangered wolves be protected.
Almost 500 animals have died within the last four years at a zoo and in many instances, the deaths were preventable. Thankfully, local government decided not to renew this zoo’s license. Sign this petition and praise the council for making the compassionate choice to shut down this cruel zoo.
A man facing animal cruelty charges after police found dead and starving horses on his farm has been found to have more horses in his custody. These ones were allegedly left without food or water. Demand that the horses are removed from his property immediately.
A dog was starved for two to three months and was hours away from death. She could barely walk or hold her head up. Demand that justice is served for this innocent dog.
The new Administrator for the U.S. EPA lied before a Senate committee regarding use of private emails. Recent investigations have shown that he had used private email to communicate with both staff and lobbyists for the fossil fuel industry. Sign this petition to tell Pruitt he cannot be trusted and must resign.
A state senator known as “the Donald Trump of Iowa” lied about his education, saying he earned a business degree from what hometown newspapers are now calling “Sizzler U,” since it was revealed to be a restaurant chain. Demand his resignation in light of these absurd alleged lies.
A white rhinoceros was shot and killed in its enclosure at a Paris-area zoo. Demand that the poachers be found and punished severely for their crime in order to ensure that endangered wildlife at zoos remain safe.
Saudi Arabia has deliberately killed hundreds of civilians in its ongoing war with Yemen. The Trump Administration signaled that it will reauthorize weapon sales to Saudi Arabia. Sign the below petition demanding that the United States continue withholding support.
The White House press secretary recently barred many journalists from an official daily briefing. The move comes as the Trump administration escalates its self-proclaimed war against the media. Sign the petition to demand the discrimination against journalists and this affront to the First Amendment end now.
The Great Lakes are under threat as the Trump administration wants to cut nearly all funding to an initiative that fights pollution and other environmental hazards. Protest these detrimental budget cuts by signing this petition.
A major jewelry company has been accused of sexually harassing its female employees, with hundreds of cases being filed within the span of eight years. These cases have yet to be resolved, and the company is not being held accountable for its alleged crimes against women. Sign this petition to demand justice for the women who have been wronged by this company.