by WeDemocrats, Sat Jan 20, 2007 at 06:25:07 PM EST
Political Activist, is defined as:
Activism, in a general sense, can be described as intentional action to bring about social or political change. This action is in support of, or opposition to, one side of a controversial argument.
WeDems Political Activist
The Coordinator has the responsibility to make the members aware of political affairs that effect their livelihood and social well being, including keeping them informed as to legislation that affects them locally. The Coordinator should also become involved in politics by helping on campaigns of progressive candidates. Listed below are the things the Coordinator should do and know to fulfill the role of political activist and suggestions as to how to do them:
by Intrepid Liberal Journal, Sun Sep 24, 2006 at 03:22:35 AM EDT
The diary below was originally posted in my blog, the Intrepid Liberal Journal on Saturday, September 23rd when the interview took place.
Thom Hartmann is a dynamic voice for the aggrieved middle class. After one commercial break on a recent broadcast, the national radio host proudly declared,
"Welcome back to the Thom Hartman show where our talking points come from Jefferson and Madison, not some right wing think tank."
He then asks, "Will the next election be hacked?" as he promotes Bobby Kennedy, Jr.'s article in Rolling Stone magazine that examines fraudulent vote counting to the benefit of Republican candidates.
Talkers Magazine noted,
"There's a buzz growing around nationally syndicated talk show host Thom Hartmann, whose nationally syndicated daily program is drawing high marks by those who are on the lookout for talk radio's `Great Liberal Hope.'"