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Instrumental & expressive aspects of collective action

A very basic breakdown:

Instrumental

  • We join with others to take collective action in order to achieve measurable goals. Our actions are tactics within strategies, which we hope will result in tangible successes/gains/improvements to people’s lives.
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On being a disappointment.

For me, disappointing people was never something I could bear. The sheer thought of me being a disappointment to someone I know holds me in high regard is shattering. 326 more words

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What really happened in ‘C’ Field Sophia?

I know nothing of mobs. I know nothing of clashes between police and civilians. I know nothing of burning cars. I know nothing of Molotov Cocktails being thrown at homes. 1,054 more words

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Suppress thy hatred

Purge this loathing for my fellows that lives at the center of my heart for while it may be roundly and richly deserved it does my peace of mind no favors. 165 more words

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Of Popes, Luncheons and White Hats

The Luncheon

The aged Dr Roger Forbes Luncheon has always been seen as a pillar in the PPP/C administration having been at the helm and hierarchy since the Party attained office in 1992 and now in 2015, Luncheon, almost a septuagenarian is again on the PPP/C lists of candidates seemingly ready for another five years in office, if the PPP wins the elections, that is. 604 more words

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