That list is just for the sake of description, so related topics like activism or natural disasters could be discussed there too.
In general, public opinion seemed to favor this liberal activism by the Supreme Court – or at least to tolerate it as a necessary overstepping of traditional judicial bounds.
For some time now, conservatives have been railing against the supposed "judicial activism" of liberal judges.
It's inch -deep activism that you can do from the comfort of your own couch, whether that's clicking for good or texting to save the world.
By the end of March, there will be notifications for activism such as rallies or fundraising web pages.
As the full effect of the crisis on savings and pensions becomes clearer, consumer activism is likely to rise.
James Gimpel, a political scientist at the University of Maryland, notes that areas with high rates of foreclosure, such as suburban Atlanta, were hotbeds of tea - party activism.
As such, political and social activism was an end in itself.
This type of grassroots activism can be enormously effective for contests or any type of cause -based movement.
But it was also what we call shareholder activism or investor activism - that he was getting involved in changing the way corporations do business.