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Society : Activism


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  • ACLU
    The American Civil Liberties Union is a national organization that works daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution of the United States.
  • Aral Balkan
    Personal blog of a cyborg rights activist highlighting structural problems with the web.
  • Campaign for Accountability
    A 501(c)(3) project that uses research, litigation and aggressive communications to expose misconduct and malfeasance in public life.
  • Care2
    A large online community empowering people to lead a healthy & green lifestyle while taking action on important causes such as human rights, animal welfare & global warming.
  • Causes
    Platform which allows people campaign to make a difference & to support the people and causes that inspire them.
    Platform which allows people everywhere to start campaigns, mobilize supporters, and work with decision makers to drive solutions.
  • Club of Rome
    Think tank which attempts to identify and study important existential problems including the limits of growth.
  • Corporate Europe Observatory
    CEO is a research and campaign group working to expose and challenge the privileged access and influence enjoyed by corporations and their lobby groups in EU policy making.
  • CTJ
    Citizens for Tax Justice has been working toward a fair and sustainable tax system for over 30 years.
  • Demand Progress
    Government reform internet activist organization which fights censorship & promotes internet freedom, civil liberties, transparency & human rights.
  • Eva Rothwell Centre
    Organization in the Hamilton community which strives to provide the resources &support needed for the betterment of the lives of community members, as well as important life skills.
  • Global Citizen
    Community of people who want to learn about and take action on fixing the world's biggest challenges like extreme poverty.
  • Global Slavery Index
    An annual survey which estimates the number of people living in modern slavery in the world today.
  • NationBuilder
    Software platform for leaders, handcrafted from scratch to help them grow their community & lead them to action.
    Official website of the National Organization for Men Against Sexism. They are a pro-feminist, gay affirmative, anti-racist activist organization of men & women supporting positive changes for men.
    Organization promoting to move public opinion sufficiently to legalize the responsible use of marijuana by adults & to serve as an advocate for consumers to assure quality & safety.
  • NumbersUSA
    Website which highlights the futility of attempting to tackle poverty with immigration.
  • PETA
    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is an animal rights organization which campaigns include ending fur and leather use, meat and dairy consumption, factory farming, circuses, bull fighting & rodeos, and animal experimentation.
  • Public Citizen
    Non-profit organization founded in 1971 which promotes citizen interests before Congress, the executive branch agencies and the courts.
  • Riseup
    Provides online communication tools for people and groups working on liberatory social change. They are a project to create democratic alternatives and practice self-determination through self-control of secure means of communications.
  • Share The World's Resources
    STWR is an organization campaigning for a fairer sharing of wealth, power & resources around the world.
  • Solutions Grassroots
    Organization which runs theatre, film & concert events that give communities the tools and resources to build their own renewable energy.
  • The Fawcett Society
    The UK's largest membership charity for womens' rights and equality.
  • The Participatory Budgeting Project
    PB is a nonprofit organization empowering people to decide together how to spend public money, primarily in the US & Canada. They create and support participatory budgeting processes that deepen democracy, build stronger communities, and make public budgets more equitable & effective.
    Government watchdog project of the Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity, a non-profit organization dedicated to the principles of transparency, accountability, and fiscal responsibility.
  • WikiLeaks
    Non-profit journalistic organization created by Julian Assange in 2006 which publishes secret information, news leaks and classified media from anonymous sources.
  • ZCommunications
    Large and diverse website publishing a radical print periodical, blogs & current interest files, distributed talks and more.

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Last Updated: 5-Mar-2017