known for his activism

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  • Wax became known for his activism during the Civil Rights era.
  • He participated in poetry readings at local schools and coffee houses, and was also known for his activism.
  • He is known for his activism on such issues as land and water rights, endangered species, and tribal sovereignty.
  • Lucas is particularly well known for his activism and outspokenness on a variety of issues in LGBT and Jewish cultures.
  • Known for his activism and advocacy, Gunn has been a leader on issues of health, health care reform, education, small businesses, terrorism and college athletics.
  • Rudy Duthil is also known for his activism in the Afro-Latino movement across the United States.
  • Bickmore, a conservative Republican, is known for his activism in support of global warming, such as when he criticized a proposed bill in Utah that described climate change as a hoax.
  • He is also known for his activism with child abuse prevention, Shelburne Farms, The United Way, and Vermont Special Olympics.
  • The move generated some controversy when a copyeditor for a prominent Philippine newspaper wrote a headline that said Mr. Paredes, known for his activism, was "giving up on the Philippines."
  • Brant Rosen is an American rabbi, journalist, author and blogger, known for his activism and outspokenness on behalf of the Palestinian people.
  • Oberia D. Dempsey (1914-1982) was a Baptist pastor in Harlem, New York City, primarily known for his activism against drug trafficking and addiction.
  • Myrdal was one of the founders of the anti-immigration organisation Folkebevegelsen mot innvandring (FMI) in 1987, and went on to become well known for his activism and violent clashes in the late 1980s to early 1990s, initially as the leader of the organisation.
  • Daljit Ami (born Daljit Singh) is a Punjabi documentary filmmaker and journalist, known for his activism through social action documentaries on topics such as agricultural labour, mass movements, human rights, environmentalism, Sufi tradition and Punjabi Scholars.
  • In 1920, Beqir Vokshi represented the Committee in an assembly held at Trieste organized by the Italian scholar and politician Gabriele D'Annunzio, well known for his activism and support for Italian, Croat, and Albanian irredentist groupings.
  • Jamey Rodemeyer (March 21, 1997 - September 18, 2011) was a gay teenager, known for his activism against homophobia and his videos on YouTube to help victims of homophobic bullying.
  • Gustaf Adolf Jakob Neumann (1924-18 February 2013; Klosterneuburg, Austria) was an Austrian investigative journalist and newspaper editor known for his activism against miscarriages of justice during the 1950s.