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Whilst my getting out there activism is still a slow slog to actually happening, I have been indulging in a fair bit of clicktivism. Some people are a little scathing of organisations such as 38 Degrees and Change.org, accusing them of encouraging uninformed signing of petitions and ‘slacktivism'; the clicking of mice as opposed to shifting your butt and effecting change through demonstrations, lobbying etc. 312 more words
Alison Gove Humphries writes:
“Birmingham City Council is planning a ‘public spaces protection order’ banning all amplification in the city centre.
This will in effect prevent all political protests and rallies, since speakers will be unable to make themselves heard over background urban noise. 293 more words