Activism

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The general activism category. Keeping activists and their supporters informed and motivated. Giving you inspiration, news, and big ideas

The Most Famous Gay People in History

Many famous people have been gay. In this article, we’ll take a look at 33 famous gay people in history and the impact they’ve had on society. These famous gay people have inspired countless others with their bravery and creativity. – Oscar Wilde was a famous Irish poet, playwright, and novelist. He wrote famous works such as “The Picture of Dorian Gray,” and his plays have been translated into over 50 languages. After being imprisoned for two years because he […]

Women’s Equality Day: Cheer for Equal Pay and Rights for Women

Introduction to Women’s Equality day The National Woman’s Party created women’s equality day, and it has been observed on August 26 since 1987. It is not a federal holiday, but many companies observe the day as such. The resolution for this day was passed unanimously in Congress on September 23rd of 1985. On average, women earn about 79 cents for every dollar earned by men doing similar work–even though they make up 45% of all workers in America today! This […]

The Pros and Cons to Protesting: Famous Protests worldwide

The use of protests as a form of civil disobedience has been around since human civilization began. Protests have always been a key part of the history of our country, and they continue to be integral in modern-day life. They are used for many different reasons: to demonstrate against injustices, voice opinions on controversial topics, or stand up for what you believe in. Protests are often seen as one of the most powerful forms of nonviolent activism because they create […]

Activism vs Advocacy: Which One is Viewed as More Effective?

In the modern world, activism vs advocacy is two terms that have become synonymous with each other. Some people think that activism and advocacy are the same things. They’re not. Activism takes direct action to fight for social change, whereas advocacy uses your voice to create positive societal change. The difference between these two may seem small, but there’s a world of difference between them. Let me explain what I mean. Activism vs Advocacy can be difficult to discern. Advocacy […]

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The top 10 best informative documentaries of all time

Introduction This article is a list of the best and most informative documentaries with a heavy lean towards activism. Whether you’re looking for an escape valve or want to learn more about the world, these films are sure to be able to satisfy your cravings. From pure entertainment value up to educational enlightenment, there’s something for everyone on this list. Activists are some of the most dedicated people in the world. They fight for what they believe in and sometimes […]

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Social Change Definition and Examples: The Signs of Change

What is social change? Social change can be defined as a fundamental or dramatic alteration in society. There are many different ways to bring about social change, and it is up to you and your group of like-minded people to decide what methods will work best for you. Some of these methods include protests, petitions, boycotts, letter-writing campaigns, and even voting. Find the right way to get those who have power on your side Remember that if we want our […]

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Social Justice Issues: What they are, Why They Matter

Contents How to get involved in Social justice issuesSocial justice issues recently in the newsWhy Social Justice Matters What is social justice? The everpresence of social justiceSocial justice and information overload ConclusionHow to get involved in Social justice issues I want to help you get involved in your community and take action for the issues that matter to you most. The best way to do this is by getting on a committee or volunteering with a nonprofit organization in your […]

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Men’s Rights Activists list: Completely unpacking the anti-Feminist Movement

Men’s rights activists are a group of people who believe men and boys face an uphill battle. They feel that they have been overlooked or ignored because they are male. Common concerns for this group include custody battles, false accusations of rape, economic inequality, state violence against males (e.g., war), lack of services for male victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, education neglect (boys falling behind girls in school). The Goal of Men’s rights activists Their primary goal is […]

Is Activism Good or Bad: Debating the pros and cons

Many people wonder is activism good or bad. In fact, many different opinions exist on this subject, but we agree that they significantly impact our society and world. They work tirelessly to change the world, whether big or small because they believe that activism will ultimately help create a better future for everyone. Although their intentions may not always be clear to others, even those who don’t support them still acknowledge their importance as catalysts of change. Activism is a […]

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10 Cases of Current Human Rights Activism: Worldwide Examples

Introduction What does the current human rights activism field look like? It seems like fighting for change by taking action outside of your comfort zone. Activism is a word that has been around for decades, but it’s likely to be buzzed about more than ever in the 21st century. Human rights activism is alive and well. It’s just not what you think it is. If you’re picturing people shouting in the streets, holding protest signs, or yelling at members of […]