Social Activist

Some articles on social, activist, social activist:

Grand Duchy Of Posen - Notable People
... people of Province of Posen) Hipolit Cegielski (1815–1868), Polish businessman, social and cultural activist Dezydery Chłapowski (1788–1879), Polish general, business and political activist Bernard ... mathematician Maksymilian Jackowski (1815–1905), Polish activist, secretary-general of the Central Economic Society (Centralne Towarzystwo Gospodarcze), patron of the agricultural circles Paul von Hindenburg ...
Australian Living Treasures - Current List
... The list, in alphabetical order, stands as follows Phillip Adams, humanist, social commentator Faith Bandler, academic, activist and advocate for Indigenous Australians ...
Malays In Singapore - Notable Malay Singaporeans - Literature and Culture
1946 - ) - writer, poet and theatre activist. 1976) – linguist, culturist, social reformer ... revitalise the development of the Malay language and culture in Singapore via many social organisations ...
Lee Lam Thye
... Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye is a Malaysian politician and a social activist who once was a former leader of the Democratic Action Party (DAP) ... Since then he has been a social activist and continued to serve the country ... He is a highly regarded social activist in this region ...
Frank Ford (farmer) - Social Activist
... A labor activist, he tried to pay higher wages at Arrowhead Mills than other such companies offer ...

Famous quotes containing the words activist and/or social:

    ... one of the blind spots of most Negroes is their failure to realize that small overtures from whites have a large significance ... I now realize that this feeling inevitably takes possession of one in the bitter struggle for equality. Indeed, I share it. Yet I wonder how we can expect total acceptance to step full grown from the womb of prejudice, with no embryo or infancy or childhood stages.
    Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 1, ch. 10 (1962)

    Although adults have a role to play in teaching social skills to children, it is often best that they play it unobtrusively. In particular, adults must guard against embarrassing unskilled children by correcting them too publicly and against labeling children as shy in ways that may lead the children to see themselves in just that way.
    Zick Rubin (20th century)