21 things only activists will understand- LOL



1. When you meet someone who gets just as worked up about an issue as you


2. When someone thinks they know all about an issue because they saw a Leo DiCaprio movie


3. When a friend suggests you go to McDonalds or Wal-mart


4. When you are about to go street campaigning


5. How you feel after 30 minutes of street campaigning

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6. How you feel after 5 hours of street campaigning


7. When your boss/father-in-law/date says something you really disagree with… but you don’t want to argue


8. When people assume you are vegan or a non-drinker 


9. When a well-meaning person tries to give you money instead of signing your petition


10. When you get a standard reply to that detailed and well-researched email you sent


11. The moment you get a lobby meeting agreed

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12. Just before your lobby meeting

dont want to go

13. When your campaign target says they agree with you


14. When someone famous re-tweets you


15. When people tell you to chill out about the thing you’re campaigning on

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 16. When that drunk person at a party is determined to argue with you all night

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17. When your friend starts a sentence with “I know you won’t approve of this, but…”


18. When Leonardo DiCaprio finally makes a film about YOUR issue


19. When your hashtag starts trending

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20. When people tell you there’s no point, things will never change


21. When you win a campaign


Know the feeling?  So do almost 6 million ONE members around the world.

Join us in the campaign to end extreme poverty and together we’ll make that last gif happen. A LOT.


Thanks to https://twitter.com/BlessingBox4u  & Author 

SOURCE: http://www.one.org/us/2014/07/28/21-things-only-activists-will-understand/



Jeff Foster – All That’s Left is Laughter – The Laughing Meditation – LOL Funny

“Nothing is left to you at this moment but to have a good laugh!” – Zen saying. A ‘serious’ interview about the nature of reality dissolves into cosmic laughter