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Activism is the doctrine or practice of vigorous action including direct-action campaigns, (writing letters to newspapers and politicians), demonstrations, boycotts, rallies, marches, strikes, and in some cases, guerilla protest tactics, as a means of achieving political, cultural, and social change.


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Christmas Day Campaign Uses Facebook.com to Activate Young People Into Action Against Extreme Poverty

Published: Dec 20, 2007 – 06:29 AM EST

Dec. 20 /CSRwire/ - CHICAGO,IL - December 20, 2007 - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - Launching on Christmas Day, the "Injustice Undone" campaign is a 10 day Facebook.com rally cry to help people who are living on less than one dollar a day. Bright Hope International...

Cities Examine Causes of Hunger, Homelessness

Published: Dec 12, 2007 – 01:43 PM EST

Dec. 12 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Conference of Mayors - Sodexho, Inc. Hunger and Homelessness Survey 2007 Annual Survey Results Announced in Washington, D.C. Monday, December 17, 2007 - 10:30 am WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and...

War on Greed Film Goes on Downtown D.C., Capitol Hill 'Walkabout' as Congress Debates Closing Tax Loopholes for the Super-rich vs. Tax Relief for the Middle Class

Published: Dec 12, 2007 – 01:35 PM EST

Dec. 12 /CSRwire/ - ***SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY morning, DEC. 12:*** 10:20 a.m. - start at Private Equity Council offices: 950 F Street, NW 11:30 a.m. - end at Carlyle Group headquarters: 1001 Pennsylvania Ave. NW WASHINGTON,Dec. 12/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SEIU will screen Brave New...

LIUNA Achieves Victory in Aggressive Effort on Behalf of Shareholders, Workers and Homeowners

Published: Dec 11, 2007 – 09:30 AM EST

In Precedent-Setting Ruling, SEC Requires Beazer Homes to Place a LIUNA Proposal Seeking Full Disclosure of Its Mortgage and Housing Market Investments on its Proxy Statement for Shareholder Consideration

Tell Congress: STOP Unlimited Loan Guarantees to Nuclear Power

Published: Nov 26, 2007 – 09:00 PM EST

Nov. 26 /CSRwire/ - The energy bill that passed this summer includes massive loan guarantees to new nuclear power and coal to liquid plants. That bill will soon be given final approval by the House and Senate. We have very little time to...

alonovo.com (tm) joins adbusters.org in support of Buy Nothing Day

Published: Nov 23, 2007 – 11:30 AM EST

Nov. 23 /CSRwire/ - SCOTTSDALE, AZ – November 23, 2007 - alonovo.com(tm) announced that it will be officially participating in "Buy Nothing Day" on November 23, 2007. The day after the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday is traditionally marked by crowded malls and begins a...

Quantum Shift TV to Present at Investors Circle

Published: Nov 09, 2007 – 10:42 AM EST

Innovative web video network provides a platform for socially responsible businesses and nonprofits to share their stories, build community, and reach new audiences

Carbonfund.org in Support of Lieberman-Warner Climate Change Legislation

Published: Nov 02, 2007 – 05:30 PM EST

Bill to Include Carbon Offsets Passes Committee 4-3

Toys for Tots Campaign Celebrates 60 Years of Caring

Published: Oct 25, 2007 – 10:00 AM EST

Agency Partners with The UPS Store and Mail Boxes Etc. for '60 Days of Giving' Celebration

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