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PRELIMINARY LIST OF ACTIVISTS

Feminism
Amazon Castle- lists 30 famous feminists
                Tori Amos
                Eleanor Roosevelt
                Guerilla Girls
                Ani DiFranco
                Gloria Steinem
                Molly Ivins
 
        Animal Rights
                Cleveland Amory
                Alice Walker
                Marjorie Spiegal
 
        Human Rights
                Lech Walesa - Poland
                Rigoberta Menchu Tum - Guatemala; indigenous people
                Elie Wiesel - Jews
                Dennis Banks - American Indian Movement
 
        Gay/Lesbian
                Roberta Achetenberg
                Eigel Axgil (aka Eigel Eskildsen)
                David Mixner
 
        Peace
                John Hume - Ireland
                David Tremble - "
                Betty Williams - "
                Mairead Corrigan - "
                Dorothy Day - pacifist throughout WWII
                Peter, Paul and Mary - South/Latin America
                Kim Dae Jung - South Korea, East Asia

        Death Penalty
                Rage Against the Machine

        Civil Rights
                Rosa Parks
                Martin Luther King Jr.
                Frederick Douglass
                Nelson Mandela
                Desmond Mpilo Tutu
                Arnold (Arnie) Aronson
                Aurthur Robert Ashe Jr.
                Ella Jo Baker
                Daisy Lee Bates
                Mary Jane Bethune
                Stephen (Steve, Steven) Biko
                Al Sharpton

        Environmental
                Dave Foreman
                Julia Butterfly
                Edward Abbey - writer
                Homero Ardjis
                David Ross Brower

        Political/Religious
                Mohandis K. Gandhi
                Robert James Billings - Christian/moral
                Dietrich Bonhoeffer - anti-Nazi
                David Karesh
                The Unabomber
 
        Labor
                Clement Richard Attlee

        Homeless/ Poverty/ Hunger
                Dorothy Day
                Mother Theresa
                Frances Moore Lappe
                Jesus

        Conservativie Issues
                Rush Limbaugh
                Howard Phillips