A rare species will soon be extinct due to logging and habitat loss. The coastal marten has lost nearly 90 percent of its habitat. Demand protection for this endangered species and save the coastal marten from extinction.
Dogs and cats sold in Phoenix pet stores must now come only from shelters. Sign this petition and praise Arizona’s efforts toward saving shelter animals’ lives.
It is now illegal in Wyoming to collect information about environmental abuses on property that you do not own, including public lands. This means documenting pollution on public property is now a criminal act. Denounce the passing of this abusive law.
The waters surrounding Ascension Island in the South Atlantic will soon become a marine reserve, allowing for the marine life therein to be protected by law. Applaud this decision to protect the area from illegal fishing and encourage conservation.
One day after formally taking office as mayor of Temixco, Morelos, Mexico, Gisela Mota was reportedly fatally shot in her home by four armed gunmen. Demand justice for Gisela Mota and prosecute the drug-financed gang members who allegedly cruelly murdered her.
Voters voted for an increase in taxes to create a no-kill animal shelter back in 2012. Four years later, the local shelter still euthanizes thousands of animals. Sign this petition to demand that the government create a no-kill shelter to save these innocent animals.
An unarmed man was reportedly shot and killed by police who claimed they mistook the man’s cellphone for a gun. Police brutality and overuse of service weapons happens all too often; demand a proper investigation into this man’s tragic death.
The National Guard has yet to intervene in a dangerous Oregon standoff involving armed ranchers. This sets up a double standard after their violent, unnecessary involvement in Ferguson. Demand that the National Guard intervene and not set up a negative image for themselves.
Facebook censored a ForceChange petition that denounces a public figure for promoting hateful Islamophobia. The petition was removed after being posted on the ForceChange Facebook page. Call on Facebook to stop taking down posts that protest Islamophobia.
Beavers are being trapped and killed because the dams they build sometimes cause flooding, despite there being more humane ways to deal with this potential issue. The traps also kill other innocent animals that accidentally step on them. Demand all cruel traps be taken down and that a humane approach be used to address the problem of flooding.
New Mexico lawmakers seek to restrict the rights of LGBT people based on “religious liberty.” Urge the representatives responsible to stop pushing hateful, unconstitutional legislation.
Burial and cremation are harming our environment and becoming more costly. Green burial options are available in the United States and Great Britain but Italy still forbids natural burial. Tell Italian legislators to legalize natural burial to combat the negative environmental effects of traditional burials.
Fishermen are using explosives to kill massive amounts of aquatic life, a practice known as blast fishing. This method kills not only the fish for the markets, but all marine life in the blast radius, including fragile coral reefs. Sign this petition and help to stop this destructive custom.
A one-year-old puppy was allegedly shot eight times by police officers who laughed after killing the harmless animal. Demand that the officers involved be investigated for brutality in this horrifying act of violence.
KFC is putting customers at risk by serving meat from livestock raised on human antibiotics. Demand that KFC stop endangering consumers, by implementing a policy to use meat that is free of these antibiotics.
Beavers are dying in a desperate attempt to stop flooding. Underwater traps catch and kill the unsuspecting beavers on contact. Demand that non-lethal solutions be considered to end this needless killing.
Restaurants do not have to disclose the sources of their meat despite increasing awareness of the horrific conditions of factory farms and slaughterhouses. Demand that food sources be publicized so restaurants can be held accountable.
Three high school seniors are being charged as minors after the alleged disturbing hazing of a freshman teammate. The victim required surgery and has suffered emotional trauma. Add your name to this petition to urge judges to charge these young men as adults.
A male politician insulted a female lawmaker’s nipples in a vulgar personal attack after she criticized a clearly sexist bill that he’s supporting. Sign our petition to demand that he apologize to his colleague and start acting like an adult.
Rare, majestic manta and mobula rays are being killed by the thousands in Sri Lanka to meet demand for their gills in Chinese markets. Urge the Sri Lankan government to stop allowing the slaughter of these gentle creatures.
Illinois teens are at greater risk for tobacco addiction due to early access. Support raising the legal smoking age so as to limit the availability of tobacco and decrease the trend of teen smoking.
CEO Martin Shkreli made a one million dollar donation to his former high school. Known for his price gouging, he was recently arrested on charges of fraud. Add your name to ask the school’s principal to return Shkreli’s donation and maintain the credibility of his institution.
A teenager was allegedly murdered by one convict and other deaths have been linked to early prisoner releases due to known defective software. Demand the attorney general’s office be reprimanded and held responsible for allowing this to happen.
A scientist recently developed a latex-free condom infused with plant-based antioxidants that prevent the replication of HIV even in the instance of breakage. Praise this woman’s efforts to eradicate sexually transmitted HIV infections.
Major ice cream manufacturer Ben & Jerry’s will soon be launching a non-dairy and vegan line. Applaud the company for responding to its customers’ demands for healthier, more ethical and environmentally conscious options.