Activism

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Activism

A doctrine or practice that emphasises vigourous non-violent action as a force to meet political ends.
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We are pressing to leave open the possibility that there are many, and that public activism, and the government's attitude toward it, may merit rethinking the placement of Russia in the rankings of the unfree.
Benowitz takes care to highlight the gender-based public activism of her subjects.
He was most recently a Partner at Voce Capital Management LLC, a value-driven, governance-focused investor that regularly engages in public activism.
The image seeks to convey both the novelty of women's public activism but also, perhaps, the righteousness of their cause - liberty, equality, and solidarity.
The Rabin Center aims to attain these objectives by working on several fronts, including educational activities, public activism, academic research, commemoration, documentation and museum activities.
The Center seeks to increase the level of political participation of women in Pennsylvania through its mission of education, public service, and research, and conducts training programs in applied politics, offers a variety of community and educational programs and combines policy analysis with public activism to advance the status of women on the public agenda across the Commonwealth.
It will probe the enduring questions Niebuhr brought to the crises of his day, through public activism and such books as The Nature and Destiny of Man, Moral Man and Immoral Society, and The Irony of American History.

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