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Unformatted text preview: depends on if one feels strongly enough about an issue to do something about it. I met a girl from Holland, on the streets of Rome and she told me that she was very dedicated to activism and protesting. She was disappointed to hear that we were from the D.C. area and I had never been to a protest. I think activists are people who feel strongly about an issue and they are self confident and self righteous. I believe they are very brave and are very out spoken. They believe that there voice needs to be heard. I think now a days these Bieler 1 people act in all kinds of ways from protesting, to organizing, to picketing, and different ways like that. I believe we protest mostly in non violent ways. There has been a lot about immigration protests in recent news. They protest by putting money into the United States economy by not spending money on a day. They also organizing and thousands come together in Los Angeles. Bieler 2...
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- Spring '08
- Sociology, John Bieler, Activism and Citizenship, non violent ways