A drunken bar fight in Florida almost turned into a deadly shooting near a college dormitory. Urge officials to enact legislation that would increase punishments for misusing guns, especially in places like college campuses.
The man responsible for the Lafayette theater mass shooting hated both women and Jewish people and attacked viewers of a movie made by a Jewish woman, but police say they’re stumped on a motive. Demand that local police name misogyny and anti-semitism as motives for the shooting.
A group of environmentalists is striving to bring back endangered species by restoring ecosystems. Sign this petition and urge British officials to support their efforts by using a percentage of money made from tourism to help restore these precious habitats.
A conservative public official is refusing to resign after getting called out for calling a black woman protesting the American flag a “cheap street walker knee grow” online. Demand that this hateful public servant resign from office immediately for his absolutely despicable comments.
Tens of thousands of rape and murder cases are still unsolved due to rape kits remaining untested at police stations in the United States. The rapists in these unsolved cases are allowed to walk free as long as the kits are not tested. Demand that every rape kit get tested.
Two people were recently killed in a movie theater shooting, making this the third theater shooting since 2012. Too many people are being targeted and killed in closed places. Demand better security measures be implemented at theaters to help prevent these senseless killings.
Approximately 1,000 lions are bred to be killed each year on South African farms. Many more animals will be heartlessly murdered if something is not done to outlaw these inhumane places of death; urge South Africa’s president to ban all lion farms in his country.
A cat was allegedly kicked into the air by a teenager while another young person filmed the experience and laughed. The cat suffered spine and rib damage that resulted in death. Tell officials to find the alleged tormentors of this animal and punish them to the fullest extent of the law.
An orca whale was saved by rescuers after being stuck on a rock for hours. Please sign this petition to thank the rescuers for their noble efforts.
A former mayor is facing 499 charges relating to allegedly using taxpayer dollars for personal purchases for decades. Urge the district attorney to push for a conviction of this man to ensure that justice is served, and to help implement a better system to prevent government corruption from happening again.
The last 21 grizzly bears of the Cabinet Mountains could be wiped out if a massive mining operation is allowed to take place in the region. Sign our petition to support environmentalist efforts to block the mining company from stripping yet another essential ecosystem.
Research monkeys have allegedly been escaping from their enclosures due to improperly locked cages at a medical center. The animals have sustained minor injuries from the escapes and one was missing for eleven days. The safety and security of these animals need to be fully investigated by the USDA.
Plans for a new farm to raise beagles for animal testing are moving forward. Allowing dogs to be bred and raised like supplies is deplorable; tell officials to stop this callous plan in its tracks by signing the petition.
A pet store came under fire after allegations of it selling sick animals went public. Please sign this petition to ask authorities to investigate the pet store and punish the owners if the claims prove true.
Walmart denied insurance coverage to an employee’s spouse because they are the same sex, and the couple was forced into horrendous debt to pay for cancer treatment. Tell Walmart to change its policy to include all employee spouses under company insurance, no matter what their gender.
A gun shop owner in Florida banned Muslims from his store and made numerous racist remarks against them in a public video. Tell him to stop being a bigot and apologize for his racist remarks.
Australia is going to shoot and poison two million feral cats because they are ‘harmful.’ Demand officials abandon this slaughter and instead pursue more humane options.
Federal officials are investigating a video of a gun mounted on a drone flying around and shooting into the woods. This kind of mobile weapon cannot be legal. Urge officials to ban this kind of creation before it gets too dangerous.
The minimum wage for fast-food workers in New York will be raised to a more livable wage at $15 an hour. Applaud the raising of the minimum wage and thank Governor Cuomo for his commitment to raising it.
A man in Barcelona is believed to be poisoning domestic animals with rat poison and apples pierced with nails, but local authorities have shown nothing but apathy towards the case. Help local citizens in their efforts to stop this dog killer.
An extremely misguided and offensive professor has insulted every many and woman who is not a Muslim living in the United States. His comments are unacceptable for one working at a public university and he must be relieved of his position immediately. Sign here to demand the University President makes it happen.
A new blanket ban on toy guns has been put in place to fight a culture of violence in Afghanistan. Sign here to commend this ban and encourage one like it in your own home country for the sake of all the world’s children. Guns are not toys.
Millions of American children will not go hungry during their summer break if a recently introduced bill passes. It has the power to help decrease food insecurity by giving families grocery money to replace free meals provided by schools. Sign this petition to show your support for an act that will improve so many lives.
A 16-year old girl was reportedly being stabbed in Target until a man swung a baseball bat and saved her. Target is reportedly suing the alleged hero. Demand they drop the senseless lawsuit against the man who may have saved the girl’s life.
One city is combating unprecedented drought conditions by recycling water used in their sinks and bathtubs to hydrate their yards and gardens. Help reverse drought by demanding national incentives and laws that promote greywater recycling.