START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

News Archives

2017

Nov. 2017

Ex Louis C.K. Manager Dave Becky On Scandal: “What I Did Was Wrong”, Yahoo! 

Meek Mill becomes Pa. Inmate ND8400, Philly Inquirer

Animal Activists Commission Billboard in Fight Over Billy the Elephant, NBC LA

After outcry, Fresno Pacific will now offer ethnic sashes for all students, Fresno Bee

New Yorkers Are Petitioning to Bring Strollers on Busses, The Bump

Patti Smith, Michael Stipe, Flea Lead Pathway To Paris Concert For Climate Change, Forbes

Patti Smith, Michael Stipe, Flea & More Support Climate Change Awareness at NYC Pathway to Paris Concert, Billboard

Petition Launches to Honor Ex-Twitter Contractor, SF Weekly

Danny Masterson, star of “That ’70s Show”, targeted by petition after rape charges, The Huffington Post

Thousands sign petition demanding Apple doesn’t open up Face ID to cops, The Inquirer

Amid parents’ pleas, SEPTA is making space for strollers, The Philadelphia Inquirer

‘Get Out’ Globes Petition Nears Goal, Deadline

Kevin Spacey, Louis C.K. Fallout: Cast, Crews and Reps Caught in Financial Crossfire, The Hollywood Reporter

#StopSkirtingTheIssue: “A Man On The Bus Took Photos Up My Skirt”, Refinery 29

Petition demands DNA kit companies keep genetic data private, New York Post

Bring Ann Curry Back to ‘Today,’ Online Petition Asks, The Wrap

Oct. 2017

Dodger fans launch petitions to bring back Vin Scully to call World Series games, ABC 7

More than 75,000 sign petition to close pet grooming business after dog dies, AJC

Roman Polanski accused of sexually assaulting 10-year-old girl in 1975, The Guardian

Roman Polanski Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 10-Year-Old Model, Huffington Post

Musicians Fight to Save Iconic ‘Tin Pan Alley’, Playbill

Big hands, big IQ: Trump’s an effing ‘moron’ but Donald insists he’s got a bigger IQ than secretary of state, My News LA

Donna Karan Does a Full 180 on Her Sympathetic Harvey Weinstein Statement, Vanity Fair

Fashion Breaks Its Silence on Harvey Weinstein Scandal, New York Times

Donna Karan Really Stepped In It: Will The Stink Stick To Her Brand?, Forbes

Toddler’s kidney transplant postponed indefinitely due to dad’s parole violation, TODAY

Child’s transplant in limbo, CBS Atlanta

Why I’m Changing The Law On Upskirting, Refinery29

Michael Stipe, Patti Smith, and Flea want you to join the fight against climate change, Fast Company

National Park fee hikes spur petition with over 7,000 signatures, DC Curbed

Petition demands Columbus Day be cancelled in Atlanta, NBC Atlanta

Ani DiFranco on Babefest, Activism and Being a Bisexual Icon: ‘Let’s F–king Be Here Now’, Billboard

What To Expect At This Year’s Fleet Week, Hoodline

On Columbus Day, NYC Activists Target Teddy Roosevelt’s Legacy, Gothamist

He’s covered the devastation in Puerto Rico for weeks. Social media has taken notice, Miami Herald

Petition site to President Trump: Honor Buena Park hero hurt in Las Vegas mass shooting with Presidential Medal of Freedom, The Orange County Register

Online petition urges immediate resignation of Rep. Tim Murphy, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fans start petition for Tom Petty statue in Gainesville, NBC Gainesville

A petition is calling for a Tom Petty statue in Gainesville, Orlando Weekly

Vegans protest North Carolina whole-animal butchery class, Daily Mail via Associated Press

Thousands sign online petition against Deerfield Fair pig scramble, but event still on the schedule, New Hampshire Union Leader

Backlash Against Politician’s Plan to Import Pandas and Put Them on Display in NYC, Their Turn

CONCERT PREVIEW: Ani DiFranco to ‘Rise Up’ at Keswick Theatre in Glenside, Daily Times Entertainment

Activist Petition Network Care2 Launches Reg CF Campaign on StartEngine, Crowdfund Insider

UPDATE: Sheriff says Las Vegas officers acted properly in Michael Bennett detainment, ABC Las Vegas

Sept. 2017

Upskirting – how one victim is fighting back, BBC

Petition seeks to place ex-priest in secured treatment facility, National Catholic Reporter

Care2 petition calls on iHeartRadio to drop show after hosts laugh about killing transwomen, LGBT Weekly

More than 62K people call on Cincinnati police to stop shooting dogs, Cincinatti.com

Replace Robert E. Lee statue with one of Heather Heyer: petition, CBS News

Care2: A Worldwide Community for Good, Reward Expert

Philly moms petition Amtrak to provide lactation facilities, The Philadelphia Inquirer

R Kelly’s playing an Atlanta show later this month — but not if these activists can help it, Mic

Trump disbands manufacturing council after 3M, Campbell Soup CEOs also resign, Star Tribune

Pressure mounts on business after Trump’s defiant press conference, POLITICO

11,000 People Are Begging Disney to Stay on Netflix, Washington Post

Is the Term “Anti-Aging” Offensive? Activists Petition L’Oreal and Estee Lauder to Stop Using It, MSN

Petition Demands UVA Revoke the Diplomas for Kessler and Spencer, NBC29

R. Kelly’s Atlanta show goes on amid protests; Memphis show canceled, AJC

Petition Urges Congress To Fund FEMA, Not Trump’s Border Wall, Huffington Post

Symbiosis Event Attendee Leads Charge for Change, KBEND News Talk

More than 30K sign petition demanding TX legislators delay law out of regard for Harvey victims, KLTV

Thousands sign petition opposing coal company suit against HBO host John Oliver, Washington Examiner

August 2017

Upskirting – how one victim is fighting back, BBC

Petition seeks to place ex-priest in secured treatment facility, National Catholic Reporter

Care2 petition calls on iHeartRadio to drop show after hosts laugh about killing transwomen, LGBT Weekly

More than 62K people call on Cincinnati police to stop shooting dogs, Cincinatti.com

Replace Robert E. Lee statue with one of Heather Heyer: petition, CBS News

Care2: A Worldwide Community for Good, Reward Expert

Philly moms petition Amtrak to provide lactation facilities, The Philadelphia Inquirer

R Kelly’s playing an Atlanta show later this month — but not if these activists can help it, Mic

Trump disbands manufacturing council after 3M, Campbell Soup CEOs also resign, Star Tribune

Pressure mounts on business after Trump’s defiant press conference, POLITICO

11,000 People Are Begging Disney to Stay on Netflix, Washington Post

Is the Term “Anti-Aging” Offensive? Activists Petition L’Oreal and Estee Lauder to Stop Using It, MSN

Petition Demands UVA Revoke the Diplomas for Kessler and Spencer, NBC29

R. Kelly’s Atlanta show goes on amid protests; Memphis show canceled, AJC

Petition Urges Congress To Fund FEMA, Not Trump’s Border Wall, Huffington Post

Symbiosis Event Attendee Leads Charge for Change, KBEND News Talk

More than 30K sign petition demanding TX legislators delay law out of regard for Harvey victims, KLTV

Thousands sign petition opposing coal company suit against HBO host John Oliver, Washington Examiner

July 2017

Secretary Zinke Petitioned To Keep Golden Gate National Recreation Area Open To Dogs, National Parks Traveler

Company Spotlight: Care2, 800lb Marketing

Advocates Rally Around Afghan Girls’ Robotics Team Denied Travel Visas to US, Vice

Petition: Rename Justin Herman Plaza after Maya Angelou, San Francisco Chronicle

Beyond Pride Month: Make Rainbow Crosswalks Permanent, The Advocate

Should the registration of a military draft be mandatory for women?, NPR

Lansing Cop Seen Pinning, Threatening Black Teen On Video Placed On Leave, CBS Chicago

Petition gaining steam against controversial NC consent law, NBC Charlotte

Four Ways The Law Lets Rapists Get Away With Rape, Bustle

Discovery Special “Mosquito” Examines the Global Threat from this Potentially Lethal Creature, Inquistr

A gun-control group’s cheery response to the NRA’s ‘dystopian’ recruitment ad, Washington Post

Is black ice cream screwing with your birth control?, Bustle

Bank Threatens To Close Horse Therapy Barn For Kids With Disabilities, CBS Chicago

Petition Urges Sony Music to Drop R. Kelly Amid Sex ‘Cult’ Allegations, Billboard

Fans Seek to Rename Lincoln Park in Santa Monica Linkin Park, OC Weekly

Thousands sign petition for Wadena woman to keep her three dogs, Wadeena Pioneer Journal

Why Is Taking ‘Up-Skirt’ Pictures Not A Sexual Offence Yet?, Elle UK

Brain Cancer Survivor Want To Meet His Idol, Ellen DeGeneres, Instinct

Care2 Petition asks Philadelphia to create Joe Frazier Boulevard, The Philadelphia Sunday Sun

Sign Now! More Than 157k People Urge NARS Cosmetics NOT To Test on Animals, World Animal News

More than 32,000 people sign petition urging Sony drop R. Kelly from label amid sex ‘cult’ allegations, AJC

June 2017

Smith County: Petition to Ban 24/7 Tethering of Dogs, KLTV

Nearly 17,000 cyclists sign petition demanding protection from attacks, NOLA.com

Petition to Remove Channelview ISD Teacher for “Terrorist Award” Reaches Over 19k Signatures, Texas Hill Country

Thousands Sign Petition to Stop Oconomowoc Lake Geese Roundup, NBC Milwaukee

Petition seeks to save birds on Galveston Island by turning off building lights, Houston Chronicle

Cause Celeb: Kate Mara petitions USDA on animal abuse records, Washington Post

Kate Mara Pushes Feds to Put Animal Welfare Records Online, The Hill

Kate Mara on Why She’ll Never Stop Fighting for Animals’ Rights, InStyle

Breitbart Sees Huge Advertising Drop in May: Report, The Hill

D.C. Paints Temporary Rainbow Crosswalks on 17th Street for Pride, Metro Weekly

DC Crosswalks Get Rainbow Colors for Pride Weekend, NBC Washington

Kasim Reed says rainbow crosswalks will be permanent in Midtown, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

New Gulfport Aquarium Stirring Controversy, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Thousands Sign Petition Opposing Michael Vick’s Retirement as an Atlanta Falcon, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Discovery Takes on the Biggest Threat to Human Life with Global Premiere of MOSQUITO, Broadway World

How Can ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Possibly Avoid Cancellation?, MSN

Petition urges Penguins to skip a White House visit, USA Today

Rainbow Crosswalk for LGBTQ Pride in NYC Should Be Permanent, Petition Says, AM NY

It’s Time for a Rainbow Crosswalk in NYC, OutBuzz

This Rainbow Crosswalk is Now a Permanent Fixture of LGBTQ Pride, TIME

These Charleena Lyles Petitions Are Just One Way to Protest Her Death, Bustle

Petition opposing Betsy DeVos student loan overhaul gets 18k signatures, The Hill

Petition Demands Missouri Legislator Resign for Killing a Chicken on Facebook, Riverfront Times

Petition calls for permanent closure of beach where teen drowned, KSDK

Petition launched to discourage Warriors from visiting the White House, San Francisco Chronicle

Petition drive asks city to install permanent rainbow crosswalks to honor New Orleans’ LGBTQ community, The New Orleans Advocate

Bill O’Reilly promises to make news about his firing, CNN

Tens of Thousands Ask Congress for a Good Samaritan Law for People Who Save Dogs from Hot Cars, Pet Age

Nebra Hassanen’s murder highlights the challenges of designating a crime a hate crime, CNN

Petition gaining steam against controversial NC consent law, NBC Charlotte

May 2017

Thousands sign petition to retire jersey of Hersey grad who died at fraternity formal in Missouri, Chicago Tribune

How Connie Britton is Giving Back on Mother’s Day, US Weekly

Egg Harbor City resident wants skate park built, Press of Atlantic City

Local woman petitions Pembroke Pines to allow pigs as pets, Hollywood Gazette

Amazon Hit By Protests Over Ads on Breitbart, CNN

Protestors at Amazon meeting urge company to end Breitbart ads, The Hill

Ceasar Mitchell signs petition for gay or trans flag crosswalks, The Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cy-Fair seniors fight for absence policy change, NBC Houston

IBM Responds to Petition by Suspending Support for Blood Center, Yahoo!

Jeremy Renner to Narrate Discovery Channel Doc About the Dangers of Mosquitoes (Exclusive), Hollywood Reporter

Make Hunting History protest: Thousands descend on Downing Street in anti-hunting march, The Evening Standard

Military Mom Urges Department of Defense to recognize suicide victims on memorials, FOX LA

April 2017

‘Ghost in the Shell’: How a Complex Concept, “Whitewashing” and Critics Kept Crowds Away,  Hollywood Reporter

“Gangsta Gardener” Ron Finley fights to save urban farm from eviction, CBS

Fans are signing a petition urging Cristiano Ronaldo to move out of Trump tower, The Washington Post

New laws for selling homemade meals could help East Bay startup, cooks, Berkeley Side

Petition seeks permanent crosswalks in gay and trans colors in Midtown, AJC.com

Outrage grows after United passenger dragged off plane; family ‘appreciative’ of support, ABC

Virginia Tech cadets launch petition to get new residence hall named after April 16th shooting victim, CBS Roanoke

Encinitas teen’s petition casts light on train suicides, The Coast News Group

Bill Seeks to Enlist New York Hotels to Help Fight Sex Trafficking, New York Times

Petition Asks for Transgender Pride-colored crosswalks in D.C., MetroWeekly

Bill O’Reilly’s Live Tour Is Still Happening (For Now), Hollywood Reporter

Petition demands firing of Grand Rapids police officer who held Black kids at gunpoint, Michigan Chronicle

Heartbreaking video shows a carriage horse collapse in the streets, USA Today

Support grows for Downingtown STEM Academy administrator on leave for confronting teen protesters, Daily Times News

Coalition Gather More Than One Million Petition Signatures Urging Amazon To Drop Breitbart, ValueWalk

March 2017

No complaints of judge over sentence in locker room assault, Associated Press, March 2, 2017

Petition Asks SeaWorld San Diego to Not Separate Polar Bears, NBC Los Angeles, March 2017

This “Game of Thrones” actor has a pledge for International Women’s Day, Mic [Video], March 8, 2017

Packy’s fight for life: ‘Meeting emotion with emotion’, Portland Tribune, March 8, 2017

Twitter Trolls ‘Ghost In The Shell’ For Whitewashing By Using Movie’s Own Ad, Huffington Post, March 13, 2017

How You Can Help Make Sure The “Fearless Girl” Statue In New York Stays, Bustle, March 2017

Petition to Keep ‘Fearless Girl’ Statue on Wall Street Gains Signatures, ABC New York, March 20, 2017

Human Trafficking in Hotels: New York Lawmaker Teams Up With Advocate, NBC News, March 21, 2017

Piden despedir a fiscal por caso de reo muerto con agua caliente en Florida, Yahoo! Noticias, March 22, 2017

Petition to boycott Netflix’s ‘whitewashed’ Death Note nears 10,000 supporters, CBC, March 26, 2017

United Airlines says customers are ‘welcome’ to wear leggings — unlike teens who used special passes, Los Angeles Times, March 27, 2017

‘Cyanide bomb’ on U.S. land broke agency policy, spurs several petitions to ban them, Idaho State Journal, March 28, 2017

Mom films TSA’s ‘horrifying’ pat down of special needs child, sparks Internet outrage, Fox News, March 29, 2017

Online Freedom of Speech May Be in Peril: Pew, TechNewsWorld, March 30, 2017

John Klein: Saving state park becomes ‘big deal’ for woman as potential cuts loom, Sequoyah County Times, March 31, 2017

February 2017

Split’s depiction of mental illness divides movie fans, The Daily Texan, February 1, 2017


How long has your doctor been on duty? Groups protest idea of 28-hour shifts
, Chicago Tribune, Feb. 3, 2017

George Takei survived a Japanese-American internment camp. Here’s his message to young Muslims, Mic, Feb. 3, 2017

Rosie O’Donnell Feeds ‘SNL’ Flame With Steve Bannon Twitter Photo, Hollywood Reporter, Feb. 10, 2017

‘Star Trek’ actor George Takei shows solidarity with Muslim community at LA City Hall, Los Angeles Daily News, Feb. 13, 2017

Hollywood’s Biggest Oscar Party Should Make a Statement, Petition Says, LA Weekly, Feb. 21, 2017

January 2017

‘Star Trek’ Actor Speaks Out Against Donald Trump, CNN, January 12, 2017

Thousands Sign George Takei’s Petition to Stand With Muslim Americans, TIME, Jan. 10, 2017

Petition Urges Coachella Headliners to Donate Proceeds to Pro-LBGTQ Groups, Billboard, Jan. 11, 2017

Petition Asks Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, and Radiohead to Donate Coachella Profits to LGBTQ Charities, TeenVOGUE, Jan. 12, 2017

George Takei Starts Petition to ‘Stand Up For Muslims,’ ABC, Jan. 2017

Paris Jackson Is “Incredibly Offended” By Joseph Fiennes Portraying Her Father, Michael Jackson, Bustle, Jan. 2017

That Controversial Michael Jackson Comedy Won’t Air After All, Vanity Fair, Jan. 13, 2017

Maryland school district employee fired over tweet, New York Daily News, Jan. 15, 2017

‘A Dog’s Purpose’: Petition Urges Boycott Unless “Significant Portion” Of Proceeds Goes To Animal Welfare Groups, Deadline, Jan. 20, 2017

He was banned from Sudan for speaking out against Islamic extremism, and now he’s banned from America too, Rare, Jan. 31, 2017

Is Today’s Google Doodle A Poke At The Trump Administration?, NPR, Jan. 30, 2017

2016

December 2016

Artists Petition Bay Area Leaders for Help Preventing Evictions, CBS San Francisco Bay Area,Dec. 21, 2016

‘Witch-Hunts’: Artists, Activists Call for Moratorium on Fire Inspections, Evictions After Deadly Oakland Warehouse Blaze, NBC Bay Area, Dec. 21, 2016

10,000 urge SF officials to halt inspections after Oakland fire, San Francisco Chronicle, Dec. 21, 2016

Thousands Sign Petition Demanding 10 New Public Restrooms In Downtown SF, Hoodline, Dec. 3, 2016

Fans are petitioning to bring back ‘Good Girls Revolt’, Mashable, Dec. 6, 2016

6 Petitions Fighting Ohio’s “Heartbeat Bill” That You Can Sign Right Now, Bustle, Dec. 8, 2016

Why Your Muni Fare Will Be Going Up To $2.50 In January (If You’re Paying In Cash), SFist, Dec. 9, 2016

West Virginia Official Who Called Michelle Obama ‘Ape In Heels’ Gets Her Job Back, Huffington Post, Dec. 12, 2016

U.N Drops Wonder Woman As Ambassador, New York Times, Dec. 13, 2016

November 2016

Petition aims to rescue dogs…again, ABC Tulsa, Nov. 2, 2016

Susan Sarandon asks you to empty bank account to protest Dakota pipeline, CNN, Nov. 4, 2016

A Petition Surfaces for Drake to Donate Diss Track Money to a Mental Health Charity, BET, Nov. 3, 2016

‘Ghost in the Shell’ Trailer Highlights Whitewashing, Teen Vogue, Nov. 14, 2016

‘Ape in heels’: W.Va. mayor resigns amid controversy over racist comments about Michelle Obama, Washington Post, Nov. 14, 2016

West Virginia Official Placed on Leave After Calling Michelle Obama an ‘Ape in Heels’, TIME, Nov. 15, 2016

Was the Election Hacked?, Erie News Now, Nov. 15, 2016

‘We are legitimate workers’: Erotic Service Providers Union asks Gov. Jerry Brown to decriminalize prostitution, Los Angeles Times, Nov. 15, 2016

Teens Suing Obama For Causing Climate Change, Huffington Post, Nov. 18, 2016

Petition To Ban Trump From Twitter Has Gathered Over 22,000 Signatures, Daily Caller, Nov. 30, 2016

Does Market Street need more public toilets?, SF Examiner, Nov. 28, 2016

Lewis and Clark College says it’ll support students regardless of immigration status, KATU2, Nov. 28, 2016

New Patagonia Short Film Wants You To Help Protect The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Fast Company, Nov. 28, 2016

October 2016

Lollipop man facing the axe is backed by petition signed by hundreds of parents, Chronicle Live, Oct. 6, 2016

Mom says deputy harassed her for breastfeeding, NBC Charlotte, Oct. 6, 2016

Chicago Cops Who Allegedly Sodomized Man With Screwdriver Need to Be Fired: Online Petition, Chicago Patch, Oct. 14, 2016

She thought she was haunted by ghosts before she learned what was really going on, Miami Herald, Oct. 14, 2016

Nothing Says Team Spirit Like a Caged Tiger, Slate, Oct. 14, 2016

Healthy food advocate launches petition against Safeway, Times-Herald Online, Oct. 15, 2016

News 101: The lowdown on the North Dakota pipeline controversy, USA Today College, Oct. 18, 2016

Petition Asks Disney Not to Whitewash Live-Action AladdinPlayBill, Oct. 19. 2016

Wonder Woman Faces Challenge at U.N.: A Recall Petition, New York Times, Oct. 20, 2016

Killing of Pedals ‘the walking bear’ sparks hunting debate, BBC, Oct. 21, 2016

Disney Pressed to Donate to Elephant Sanctuary With 75th Anniversary of ‘Dumbo’: Over 77,000 Have Signed Care2 Petition, Inquistr, Oct. 21, 2016

The ‘world’s saddest’ polar bear is trapped in a tiny cage at a shopping mall in China, Los Angeles Times, Oct. 25, 2016

More than 20,000 agree PCSO needs body and dash cams, News Chief, Oct. 25, 2016

Honor Code amnesty is just one part of BYU’s 23 steps for addressing sexual assaultSalt Lake Tribune, Oct. 26, 2016

BYU to adopt amnesty clause after sexual assault, honor code controversy, Daily Herald, Oct. 26, 2016

Mormon University Will No Longer Investigate Sexual Assault Survivors, TIME, Oct. 27, 2016

Fight to End the Criminalization of Sex Workers Continues in California, Feminist Majority Foundation, Oct. 27, 2016

Critics rip Texas bar that serves shots with live fish, USA Today, Oct. 28, 2016

200 gather in coalition protest against Calhoun, Yale Daily News, Oct. 31, 2016

September 2016

Op-ed: BYU must realize that students are more important than rules, The Salt Lake Tribune, Sept. 4, 2016

Why the Fight for Plus-Size Mannequins Matters, CNN, Sept. 9, 2016

Petition to prevent Disney’s Mulan from ‘whitewashing’ reaches 90,000, BBC, Sept. 12, 2016

Student Wants Unlimited Metro Cards, New York Press, Sept. 13, 2016

State Tries to Ban Elephant Circuses – All Because of Her, The Dodo, Sept. 14, 2016

Diggy the Dog’s Internet Fame Almost Cost Him His New Home, New York Times, Sept. 15, 2016

Can You Really Help Animals with an Online Petition?, The Dodo, Sept. 19, 2016

What’s the Real Risk of Monsanto’s Controversial Weed Killer?, Take Part, Sept. 19, 2016

In China, some people eat dogs; others have them as pets. Now an upcoming dog show is causing controversy, Los Angeles Times, Sept. 20, 2016

First Teasers For Scarlett Johansson’s Controversial ‘Ghost In The Shell’ Are Here, Huffington Post, Sept. 22, 2016

Thousands Sign Petition Banning Horse-Drawn Carriages in St. Louis, CBS St. Louis, Sept. 23, 2016

Wahlberg pressed to donate money from film on BP oil spill, Washington Examiner, Sept. 29, 2016

Petition protests Georgia AG’s appointment to Kennesaw State, Atlanta Loop, Sept. 29, 2016

Shyamalan’s Split Boycotted for Harmful Mental Illness Message, Movie Web, Sept. 29, 2016

August 2016

Yaaaassss: The pride flag emoji is finally here, Daily Dot, August 1, 2016

Petition demands Chelsea Manning be kept out of solitary confinement, Daily Dot, August 3, 2016

Petition Asks Drake To Donate Proceeds From North Carolina Concert To LGBTQ Community, ET Canada, August 3, 2016

Petition for Billy the Elephant to Be Released From LA Zoo, NBC Los Angeles, August 4, 2016

Rolly: Utah teens take their fight against Lagoon’s zoo to the world, The Salt Lake Tribune, August 7, 2016

Groups deliver 350,000 petition signatures calling for halt to irrigating crops with oil wastewater, Daily Kos, August 10, 2016

US family could not rescue their father from China, La Gran Época, August 11, 2016

Post reader starts petition to stop lawmakers’ 47 percent raise, New York Post, August 12, 2016

Shutesbury solar farm opponents say site may contain Native American burial ground, MassLive, August 15, 2016

Petition To Put Trans Athlete Chris Mosier On A Wheaties Box Shows How Important LGBTQ Representation Is, Bustle, August 15, 2016

American hunter Josh Bowmar who speared bear in Canada and let it die slowly may face charges, The Independent, August 17, 2016

‘Justice for Pinky the Flamingo’ petition asking for harsher animal cruelty penalties in Florida, ABC Action News, August 17, 2016

Petition urges ‘Deepwater Horizon’ filmmakers to put their money where their mouths are, NOLA.com, August 18, 2016

South Mountain Fair cancels “Greasy Pig” contest, Inside Ottawa Valley, August 19, 2016

Local medical students act to prevent suicides among doctors, Kansas City Star, August 20, 2016

Med Students, Doctors, Others Gather To Prevent Physician Suicide, CBS Philly, August 21, 2016

VIDEO: Group files complaint against Stanford rape judge, KRON4, August 24, 2016

12-year-olds start petition to get rid of tigers at Downtown Aquarium, The Denver Post, August 24, 2015

Woman Who Was Sexually Assaulted by Oregon Doctor Starts Petition to Fire Hospital CEO and Vice President, The Lund Report, August 25, 2016

Elephant Who Gives Rides All Day Can’t Even Lie Down to Rest, The Dodo, August 25, 2016

Judge’s Sentencing in Massachusetts Sexual Assault Case Reignites Debate on Privilege, New York Times, August 25, 2016

Baylor Gives Zamora 3-Game Suspension, WacoTrib, August 31, 2016

July 2016

Officials Set To Decide Where ‘Library Cat’ Goes Next, CBS DFW, July 1, 2016

‘Ghost In The Shell’ Producer Thinks Whitewashing Critics Will Be ‘Really Happy’ With New Movie, Huffington Post, July 1, 2016

Barking Boutique owner planning legal action, WZZM13, July 13, 2016

Petition circulates to get Pokemon Go out of the Holocaust Museum, CNET, July 13, 2016

5 Fitness Rules Jillian Michaels Says You Absolutely Must Follow, Self, July 19, 2016

What Is “Harry Potter Go”? Fans Petition For A Hogwarts-Style Augmented Reality Game, Bustle, July 22, 2016

After Pokémon Go, Is ‘Game of Thrones’ Next?, Newsweek July 20, 2016

L.A. City Attorney Investigating Casting Workshops Amid Pay-to-Play Controversy (Exclusive), Hollywood Reporter, July 18, 2016

Online petition seeks firing of handler of Totti, corrections K9 who died after left in hot vehicle, Penn Live, July 20, 2016

After Investigation Blows the Lid on Widespread Physician Sexual Assault, Care2 Petition Demands New Federal Law, Food Consumer, July 18, 2016

Activists ask Apple to ditch patent for remote iPhone camera deactivation, Yahoo!, July 22, 2016

After ‘Finding Dory,’ scientists present farming Dory, Washington Post, July 22, 2016

‘World’s saddest polar bear’ — video appears to show polar bear in Chinese mega-mall crying and hiding his face as spectators take selfies, New York Daily News, July 21, 2016

Petition calls for firing of Wynnewood officer in alleged “puppycide” case, Fox 25, July 27, 2016

Rescued horse dies at Northern California sanctuary after years of abuse, San Jose Mercury News, July 28, 2016

Utah Teens Upset By Treatment of Animals at Lagoon Start Petition, East Idaho News, July 30, 2016

Why are doctors plagued by depression and suicide? A crisis comes into focus, STAT, July 21, 2016

June 2016

Should Starbucks Pull Its Stores from Trump’s Properties?, Vice, June 3, 2016

Online petition calls for Cincinnati Zoo to close exhibit, send gorillas to a sanctuary, Daily Dot, June 1, 2016

Thousands of People Pushing for Starbucks to End Leases In Trump-Owned Properties, Mic, June 2, 2016

Local veteran’s persistence pays off for all vets, Mail Tribune, June 2, 2016

Petition Urges Blake Lively to Give Portion of ‘Shallows’ Salary to Shark Conservation, People, June 3, 2016

China’s Dog Meat Festival Is Again at Hand, and Opponents Are Lining Up, New York Times, June 10, 2016

Trouble for real fish if everyone finds Dory760 KFMB, June 6, 2016

Petition asks sponsor to dump Trump golf course, The Hill, June 8, 2016

City demands man get rid of newly adopted dog, USA Today, June 14, 2016

The stray dog’s smile made him famous. Now,police say he looks too dangerous to stay in his new home, Washington Post, June 13, 2016

Online petition calls for WPI to apologize for handling of rape victim’s lawsuit, Telegram, June 16, 2016

George Cross call for Jo Cox attack ‘hero’ Bernard Kenny, BBC, June 20, 2016

Nearly 40K sign petition supporting rainbow flag emoji to honor LGBT community, LGBT Weekly, June 16, 2016

This Woman Is Fighting To Save Fish From Alleged Cruelty At Walmart, Huffington Post, June 24, 2016

Group petitions Congress to research gun violence, Daily Republic, June 23, 2016

Animal lovers ask State to save Kuwaiti K-9s, Washington Examiner, June 27, 2016

Dolphins Will Be Shipped To The Arizona Desert So People Can Swim With Them, The Dodo, June 27, 2016

Leonardo DiCaprio playing Muslim poet Rumi branded offensive as thousands sign petition, Express, June 28, 2016

May 2016

Donald Trump: A Star is Scorned, POLITICO May 28, 2016

Petitioners opposing Gulfport aquarium call it a ‘dolphin prison’, Sun Herald, May 25, 2016

Want To See Actress Gillian Anderson As ‘Bond, JANE Bond’?, Patch Hollywood, May 25, 2016

Finding Dory will make the blue tang fish popular and that’s not a good thing, Quartz, May 28, 2016

Petition Asks Disney, Pixar to Protect ‘Dory’ Fish, The Hollywood Reporter, May 25, 2016

Petition to FPL: Save turtles by installing mesh coverings, Palm Beach Post, May 18, 2016

Kesha Fans to Boycott Billboard Music Awards Over Cancelled Performance, Fuse, May 18, 2016

2 memorial seats OK’d for school’s graduation,  Arkansas Online, May 13, 2016

Catholic School Teacher Faces Backlash Over Flyer Comparing Planned Parenthood to the KKK, Jezebel, May 11, 2016

Petition calls on Disney to #GiveElsaAGirlfriend in upcoming ‘Frozen’ sequel, LGBT Weekly, May 5, 2016

Animal Lovers Urge Justin Bieber To Pay For Tiger Petting Mistake, Contact Music, May 5, 2016

It’s time for Google to dump GOP Trump fest, CNBC, May 15, 2016

If a Weed Killer Might Cause Cancer, Should It Be Banned?, Take Part, May 3, 2016

Chatham boy starts petition to increase recycling pick up in township, NJ.com, May 12, 2016

Petition to end draft so women won’t have to register gathers over 11K signatures, The Hill, May 4, 2016

Behind Some Campus Protests, a Team of Paid Professionals, Chronicle of Higher Education, May 12, 2016

April 2016

Punished After Reporting Rape At Brigham Young University, CNN April 29, 2016

You don’t like “Little Caesars Arena” ; What’s A Better Name? Detroit Free Press April 29, 2016

Elon Petition Seeks Gender-Neutral Bathroom, The Times News April 28, 2016

At Brigham Young, A Cost In Reporting A Rape, The New York Times April 27, 2016

Monsanto’s Highly Controversial Herbicide Is Currently Being Sprayed In Five of America’s Largest Urban Areas, Alternet April 26, 2016

Dolphins Are Getting Shipped To The Desert Just So We Can Swim With Them, Huffington Post April 26, 2016

The Dolphins of Arizona, The Atlantic April 25, 2016

Petition to Fire NYPD Officer Ruben Cuesta, who fatally shot Yvonne Rosado’s dog in Bronx, gains over 150,000 signatures, AM New York April 24, 2016

N.J. teacher reportedly forced to resign over anti-Trump video, N.J.com April 22, 2016

Effort underway to change Michigan life jacket rules after Highland father-son’s ice fishing deaths, The Morning Sun April 21, 2016

Brigham Young University Under Fire For Disciplining Sexual Assault Victim For “Honer Code” Breach, The Washington Post April 20, 2016

BYU Student Says School Is Punishing Her For Reporting Rape, NBC News April 20, 2016

Fans Upset About “Ghost in the Shell” casting recruit Rinko Kikuchi on Instagram, Mashable April 17, 2016

Petitioners seek to save famed Southwest Bank Building in St. Louis, St. Louis Post-Dispatch April 15, 2016

Petition Asks SFMTA Board To Repeal Single-Ride Cash Surcharge, SF Appeal April 14,2016

San Francisco police release details of homeless man’s killing as outrage grows, The Guardian April 13, 2016

After Prominent Casting Director Is Dismissed, Dueling Petitions Circulate Hollywood, Hollywood Reporter April 12, 2016

Petition Aims To Stop NJ Anti-Texting While Walking Law, Hackensack April 11, 2016

St. Augustine Beach billboard’s anti-Islam message prompts online petition, The Augustine Record April 11, 2016

Trump’s Walk of Fame Star Should Be Removed, Petition Says LA Weekly April 8, 2016

Lisa Simpson, a vegan 20,000 fans petition “Simpsons” writers to take “Lisa the vegetarian” Salon, April 7, 2016

More than 75,000 People Sign Petition To Change Sexual Assault Policy At AU, DCist April 7, 2016

More sign ‘Just Pups’ petition after dogs found in van in Paramus, NJ.com April 4, 2016

March 2016

There’s An Online Petition To Have A Queens Park Renamed In Honor Of Phife Dawg, Vibe March 28, 2016

Male salon boss opens his doors to breastfeeding mums whether they’re clients or not, Mirror Online March 27, 2016

5,000 People Signed a Petition to Get Siri to Provide Sexual Assault Resources, VICE Motherboard March 24, 2016

Male salon boss opens his doors to breastfeeding mums whether they’re clients or not, Mirror Online March 27, 2016

Armpit hair, a depressed elephant… and other trends of the week, BBC March 13, 2016

Meire Grove Family in a Fight to Keep Their Dogs [VIDEO], WJON March 15, 2016

Armpit hair, a depressed elephant… and other trends of the week, BBC March 13, 2016

Kesha Fans to March on Sony Headquarters in Protest TIME March 9, 2016

Trump casts shadow over Doral’s future as PGA Tour venue, Reuters March 5, 2016

February 2016

Stunt Community Rallies Outside Academy Building for Oscar Recognition, Hollywood Reporter February 24, 2016

Kesha Supporters Planning Protest Outside Sony Headquarters, Billboard February 24, 2016

Kesha and Dr. Luke: Everything You Need to Know to Understand the Case, Rolling Stone February 22, 2016

Michelle Alexander, Supreme Court Justice? Thousands petition Obama to nominate “New Jim Crow” author, Salon February 17, 2016

1,000 Coloradans implore DeGette to reject Obama trade deal, Colorado Independent, February 17, 2016

Hyper-Local Petition Platform Gives Unprecedented Power To Activists, PR Newswire February 08, 2016

January 2016

Alaska Airlines Ad Fail – ‘Meet Our Eskimo’, Yahoo! January 29, 2016

Tory council complains to David Cameron over ‘unrealistic’ budget cuts, The Guardian January 29, 2016

Petitions aim to remember Noah Chamberlin, Jackson Sun January 28, 2016

Michael Jackson Wasn’t White, But Joseph Fiennes Will Play Him in 9/11 TV Drama Anyway, Mic January 27, 2016

SPCA to open case against zoo owner Boswell, MSN January 27, 2016

Penn State Addresses Climate Change Following Pressure From Petition, Onward State January 26, 2016

Planned Parenthood supporters rally against Republican lawmaker,Denver Post January 26, 2016

Kesha’s Court Hearing and #FreeKesha Protest Pushed Back: ‘I’m Heartbroken and I’m So Sorry,’ Singer Says to Fans, People January 26, 2016

Viola Davis Says the Diversity Problem is ‘Not With the Oscars’, Celeb Cafe January 22, 2016

Kesha Fans Set To Protest Sony Music Outside New York Courthouse, Huffington Post January 21, 2016

Yosemite’s famous Ahwahnee Hotel to change name in trademark dispute, Los Angeles Times January 14, 2016

Crisis grows at French refugee camp, Third Force News January 11, 2016

Click here to view news archives 2015 and older.

New to Care2? Start Here.