A black female park worker was humiliated to tears when a white patron allegedly demanded she clean the dog poop off his shoe, and her supervisors reportedly did nothing in response. Sign this petition to demand an apology for Tameesha Chatman’s degradation.
Around 2.2 million hectares of fragile koala habitat could soon be slated for destruction, if a series of proposals are enacted. Demand action to protect these vulnerable creatures, as well as other affected wildlife.
The historic Paris climate change agreement has now officially gone into effect, just 11 months after it was written. This is far earlier than expected, and represents a huge victory for the planet. Applaud the efforts of leaders and activists who worked to see this climate plan into fruition.
After the director of the FBI informed Congress that they were looking through more of Hillary Clinton’s emails, the DOJ and many others demanded the release of further details as they became available. The FBI has since stated that its original suggestion not to press charges against Clinton still stands. Thank the FBI for releasing these details before the day of the election.
Air pollution in the Indian city of Delhi has reached dangerous levels that are threatening the city’s residents and environment. Demand that instant action be taken to address this crisis before it is too late.
A cruel rodeo event where a bull is chased and pinned between two men on horseback could soon be re-started in Brazil. Fatal injuries are common, but a strong lobby is trying to convince officials to allow the event for cultural reasons. Sign this petition to encourage officials to keep the current ban on this savage rodeo.
A college student, originally from Saudi Arabia, was brutally attacked near campus. Sadly he died from his injuries, and motives are unclear at this time. Demand that justice is served for this innocent student.
A puppy was found with severe burns and suffering from blunt force trauma. Demand that the sick person who viciously attacked this innocent puppy be found and brought to justice immediately.
In an affront to democracy, a Democratic elector for Washington says he will not vote for Hillary Clinton even if his state elects her. Sign this petition to demand that this man fulfill his duty and vote for the candidate citizens of his state choose.
We need more women and people of color on police forces. Tell the Mayor of Seattle to address racial and gender bias in the justice system by making needed reforms immediately.
Animal abusers could face substantially harsher punishments under proposed new changes to animal welfare laws. Support the changes, which would also increase oversight and enable judges to more easily overturn unnecessarily lax punishments.
Florida’s fragile Everglades National Park is at risk of destruction due to plans to expand a nearby nuclear power plant. Sign the petition and ask the power company to help protect our environment and discard its expansion plans.
A second-grader was reportedly physically assaulted by his teacher, who has been arrested and charged for the crime. Sign this petition to ensure that the school board prevents such an ugly incident from happening again and to ensure that the victim receives justice and peace of mind.
A prominent sex workers’ rights activist was recently murdered. Police and friends believe that a human trafficking gang may be to blame for her death. Demand that the murderers be brought to justice, and that the government provide more resources for sex workers and their children.
Animals that have been abused, mistreated or otherwise recklessly endangered would have found justice thanks to an animal cruelty bill that was passed in the Senate, but let drop by the House of Representatives. Demand that the bill be reintroduced to ensure that the consequences fit the crime when innocent animals are harmed.
Cheap, unreliable drug tests are still used as sufficient evidence to arrest someone for a drug offense in Las Vegas. Demand that police immediately stop using these tests to warrant arresting and convicting people.
A 110-year-old historically black church was set on fire and smeared with the words “Vote Trump.” Intimidation of African American voters should not be tolerated. Sign this petition to demand that whoever committed this hate crime is swiftly caught and punished.
An emissions reduction program may soon subsidize the operation of coal plants, which would spew up to 7 million tonnes of carbon into the atmosphere for the next 50+ years. Help protect our air quality by demanding that this proposal be rejected and encouraging the transition to renewable energy sources.
A transgender Muslim woman was found after having been cut up beyond recognition just days after her wedding. Her father had allegedly issued a call for her to be killed. Sign this petition to urge the Russian government to do more to protect LGBTQ rights and to quickly find this woman’s killer.
Cougar trapping is legal in New Mexico and threatens hundreds of these creatures with a violent, slow, and painful death. Sign the petition and demand that this practice be banned.
Two teenage girls are being tried in Morocco for committing homosexual acts after caught kissing and hugging. In Morocco this type of activity between two people of the same sex is punishable by law. Don’t let this injustice ruin the lives of two young women. Sign this petition to demand that these teens are released and that this law is abolished forever.
Dogs are rounded up and gruesomely killed on an island that tourists consider to be paradise. A video has emerged showing the horrific details of how the dog population is being eradicated. Tell the government of Mauritius to stop the killing now.
A dog was cruelly placed in a tiny box and tossed out to die. Her whimpering cries helped save her life, but the cruel person who did this has yet to be found. Demand that the cruel owner be found immediately and brought to justice.
The amur leopard is a strong, beautiful species that is on the brink of completely dying out due to poachers, the loss of their homes, and inbreeding. Sign this petition to help stop these atrocities and to save this species from extinction.
A woman was reportedly kidnapped and kept in a storage container for months. She was allegedly forced to wear a chain around her neck like a dog. Demand justice for this innocent woman.