21 things only activists will understand- LOL

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

I-dunno-I-love-you

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

eyeroll

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

phoebe

4. When you are about to go street campaigning

cat

5. How you feel after 30 minutes of street campaigning

street campaigning good

6. How you feel after 5 hours of street campaigning

exhausted

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

disagree

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

why

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

sigh

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

mad-at-theinternet

11. The moment you get a lobby meeting agreed

lobby agreed 2

12. Just before your lobby meeting

dont want to go

13. When your campaign target says they agree with you

suspicious

14. When someone famous re-tweets you

OMG-Katy

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

calm down 2

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

argue 2

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

lalalala

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

thanksleotext

19. When your hashtag starts trending

lobby agreed

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

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21. When you win a campaign

celebrate

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/

 

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