Pardon Marissa Alexander
The Florida State House can no longer sit complacent while innocent people are victimized by ‘Stand Your Ground’.
The Florida State House can no longer sit complacent while innocent people are victimized by ‘Stand Your Ground’.
Please express support and sympathy for the families who lost loved ones in the Sandy Hook shooting, and those injured.
48,000 Americans will be murdered with guns during President Obama's 2nd term. We must demand a plan to end gun
As many as 200 million females are missing because of gendercide. Stand up for girls and women everywhere.
Support Equal Access to Active-Duty (AD) Medical and Mental Health Care for National Guardsmen and Reservists.
Last month, Thai authorities arrested a man at Bangkok’s international airport after discovering baby leopards,
For 6 years, we at The 50 Million Missing Campaign have been working hard to tell the world about the ongoing female
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Shatter the myth that activists don't have any fun You don't need to be a full-time activist to be create change in your
Texting and driving is involved in 100,000+ vehicle crashes each year, often causing injuries and deaths.
"We did not come here to fear the future. We came here to shape it." -Barack Obama
George Zimmerman is a dangerous, violent person and should NOT be licensed to carry a weapon.
Sign this petition if you would like to be apart of creating a safer and better America where gun violence is
Our children deserve to be protected at all cost! No parent should have to see a breaking news claiming that children
Dolphins are dying at alarmingly high rates in Florida's Indian River Lagoon, a shallow estuary closed off from the
You may have noticed that many of the businesses you frequent use excessive amounts of disposable plastic materials in
Week after week, students fall victim to crimes such as sexual assault, robberies, assault causing injuries and theft,
Every year, there is a rush to shop at mass merchants during the holidays. Have you thought about buying from your local
Children from both red and blue states are our future. One day they will spend part of their first Tuesday in November
Last fall, Jason and Jennifer Helvenston of College Park, Orlando, Florida were ordered by local officials to remove
In association with FireIsland.com, let's help Fire Island weather the storm! If you have ever owned, rented or shared a
As you replace old products with new, we strive to do our part to keep e-waste out of landfills.
Our nation's clean water laws are experiencing an unprecedented assault-- which is why we need you to stand up for your
The situation in Tibet is deteriorating, and Chinese authorities are working hard to keep it from the international
Are you Chipper For Parks? Open, urban, state, and national - Chipper supports programs committed to educating children
Plastic Pollution Coalition invites you to pledge to refuse disposable plastic as often as possible. Pledging is an
We have a moral and legal obligation to speak for those who cannot speak for themselves.
The death of 72 year-old Josefa Mariposque should be a significant wake up call for the Town of Wethersfield, residents
In the Amazon of Peru, the courageous Shipibo people of Canaan de Cachiyacu are gaining international attention for
Would you appreciate someone firing off a cannon all day, every day, in your back yard? Everyone from mothers trying to
"Don't let the 2 minutes you 'save" be the last 2 minutes of someone's life." David Townsend - Tia's dad Our target is
According to Simply Straws, about 500 million plastic straws are used in the U.S. every day. Help us get people to
Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) claims more than 380,000* lives per year, and is the leading cause of death in the United
Many of the cosmetics, personal-care products, and household products that we use every day are tested on animals.
An estimated 8 million dogs and cats enter animal shelters in the U.S. each year, and approximately 4 million – or
Launched in Kingston, Jamaica in late 2012, Mind Gardens is a non-profit initiative started by Snoop Lion with the goal
Pediatric Cancer is the leading cause of disease-related death for children in the U.S. between the ages of 1-14.
In the last 40 years, 70,000 American coal miners have died from black lung disease. Though the mining industry and the
According to a "recent report" (http://www.cepr.net/index.php/publications/reports/contagion-nation/) by the Center for
Plato once said that music "is a more potent instrument than any other form of education". A recent study from the
Around the world, young people between the ages of 13 and 24 make up 40%
Last Saturday afternoon 25-year-old Manuel Diaz was chatting with two friends in his native Anaheim when a police car
Earlier this year the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) approved a proposal by Shell Oil Company to
To completely ban plastic bags from San Antonio and encourage the use of reusable shopping bags and also place tax on
Sign IMOW's pledge to support improved maternal health, created in partnership with the maternal health organization
The city of Bayonne in the South West of France seems to think that it is necessary to be torturing animals in the name
The Military Voter Protection Project (MVP) has launched a new Heroes Vote Initiative to ensure that America’s service
Concussions are becoming alarmingly commonplace injuries among youth playing team sports like football, soccer,
The mission of our military is to protect the American way of life and our freedoms, yet this very mission is
Dear Friends and Supporters, First off, thank you for reading this far and potentially signing my petition. My lifelong
There is no scientific controversy about the safety or effectiveness of vaccines. This Cause is dedicating to supporting
Every day, 15 million Californians count on PG&E to deliver safe, reliable and affordable gas and electric service to
"Hot car" dog fatalities are needless and all-too-common. What many people don't know is that even on moderately cool
Last year, Kyle Willis – an unemployed and uninsured 24-year-old father from Cincinnati – couldn’t afford the
Currently, Subway Restaurant employees complete each order by placing each sandwich in its own plastic bag. When you
According to Metro police, two teens, both 16, were arrested Wednesday for the recent killings of two kittens near
Please help by signing this petition in a fight to make all law enforcement agencies act on and make a priority the
A healthy food garden revolution has started, but its benefits are only reaching a small fraction of the the population.
“Helping Heroes Home” provides emergency funds to veterans to assist with basic needs returning home.
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At the age of 91 Ray Bradbury, author of Farenheit 451 among other sci-fi classics, passed away in Los Angeles last
Each year 400,000 Americans will die from a smoking related health condition – making tobacco the number one cause of
Each year millions of American cows, pigs, chickens, goats, sheep and other animals who are raised, bought and sold for
Eric Smith spent his military career as a specialized Navy Corpsman and was responsible for a 20+ bed intensive care
Despite that over 80% of Americans are strongly opposed to horse slaughter, the trade in horse meat continues to operate
In a study led by the French National Institute of Agricultural Research, researchers glued special radio frequency tags
Cats and dogs are facing an overpopulation crisis. If it breaks your heart that 11,000 dogs and cats die in the U.S.
Cockfighting is a terrible practice where people make bets as two roosters are placed in a ring to fight to the death.
As a mother of a high-functioning daughter, diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder and as a person, myself, with
A recent study found that nearly one in four American adolescents may be on the verge of developing type 2 diabetes or
The US Department of Veterans Affairs (V.A.) claims it tries to to complete full mental health evaluations within 14
As a result of subsidies, more corn will be planted this year than ever, with 94 million acres under cultivation. This
Veteran unemployment is at 13%. The soldier suicide rate has skyrocketed. Money that was once provided for service
Rachel Morrissey was putting on her make-up one day when she noticed a mole was darker than normal. Not thinking much of
In 1915, the USDA created the Wildlife Services to manage wildlife, protect humans from immediate animal threats and
Please sign the petition so that the incumbents of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (Philippines)
In 2009, PETA uncovered extensive abuse against the elephants of the Ringling Bros. circus and secretly taped it. The
The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) has provided two decades of essential protections for survivors of domestic
BPA is everywhere. In your receipt at the gas station. In your kitchen cleaners. In your food cupboard and makeup case.
Nothing hurts a mother more than seeing her child suffer and not being able to provide relief. Every day, close to 1,000
Despite overwhelming research that says ape testing yields unreliable results, more than 900 of these creatures are
Our mission is to grow a healthy, vibrant, thriving environment for all entrepreneurs and start-up businesses by
Student loan debt has reached a total of one trillion dollars due to rising tuition costs. Since 1980, the cost of a
If we don’t take action now, rhinos could be extinct within the next decade. Every 14.6 hours a rhino is killed so that
In 2009, for-profit schools took in almost as much GI Bill money as not-for-profit schools, though they enrolled only a
Feeding Tube Awareness Foundation promotes positive awareness of feeding tubes as a life saving medical intervention. We
Canada's annual seal hunt is the largest slaughter of marine mammals on the planet. In 2010 the Canadian government
Our goal is to reduce the number of deaths from contolled prescription drugs and to eliminate doctor shooping, and "pill
Join us in asking the President to finally put an end to the government's war on medical marijuana.
Overfishing is destroying the marine ecosystem by depleting fish stocks that hundreds of millions of people worldwide
EAT WELL. DRINK WELL. DO GOOD.Back in 1980, musicians Greg Steltenpohl, Gerry Percy, and Bonnie Bassett had a juicy
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Bring awareness to the cruelty of slaughtering these animals1. Dolphins and whales should not be slaughtered for their
California is falling drastically behind in every educational measure of student success. California is failing its
Through the Animal Bill of Rights, we are working to show Congress a groundswell of support for legislation that
Help protect the Pondoland Centre of Endemism from commercial exploitation Please help create awareness and prevent the
Worked toward protecting the largest unihabited island in the world. Leverage powerful media to educate people about
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Save the coral reefs to maintain the ocean's beauty. Coral reefs are structures produced by living organisms, found in
Resource mobilizer for women's rights worldwide. Standing w/ women since 1987. The Global Fund for Women advocates for
Ocean Conservancy is working hard to see that the ocean's most extraordinary places are preserved for