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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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The families of the victims were not the only people to condemn the arbitrary arrest of the activists. In August, the Sahrawi Khat Shahid 'the Line of the Martyr' movement addressed a letter to the United Nations, calling on it to end Polisario's violations against the activists.
However, the Hornonitrianske Bane Prievidza mining company, which operates the mine in Novaky, insists that the activists who climbed the tower endangered the safety of their employees."The investigation was transferred to the state mining authority, which will decide on the responsibility and fault rate of the activists' actions," said Adriana Sivakova, spokesperson of Hornonitrianske Bane Prievidza, as quoted by the TASR newswire.
All detentions are believed to come after activists campaigned for the right to drive and an end to the kingdom's male guardianship system.
In the crackdown, even Jamaat sympathizers and kin of JI activists, who are not affiliated with the organisation, have been booked.
'The government brands activists who speak against the project as terrorists.
The party's women wing leader in the district, SamAtara ManjAani, who was accompanying the senator along with his other close associates when the enraged activists tried to manhandle Senator GyanAchand, lodged a complaint with the Mithi police, who picked up four senior activists in a crackdown on Sunday.
These activists would also serve as facilitator between the department and farming community,he said.
The incident happened in Bihar's Muzaffarpur where the Bajrang Dal activists raided a park and grabbed the coupled to beat them up.
Moreover, individual stocks with higher degrees of activist ownership had above-average positive rates of return.
But there are also constructive activists who seek a low profile and approach companies with the intent of avoiding a public fracas.
QWhat A The activists say they "provide food, shelter, clothing, love and support to a number of homeless people on Merseyside".