The Best Activism in Social Media

The Arab Spring, Occupy Wall Street, and protests around the globe have empowered individuals to be heard throughout the social Web from Twitter and Facebook to YouTube. The #activism Shorty Award will be given to an individual who has made a significant difference in his or her community.

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Activism Shorty Award Leaders

21st

Stop the AVN

Stop the AVN

Stop the Australian Vaccination Network
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22nd

Anonymous

Anonymous

We are Anonymous, We are Legion, We do not Forgive, We do not Forget, Expect us!
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23rd

24th

Joseph Barton

Joseph Barton

It might be a surprise but its true. That I'm not like you and I don't want your advice or your praise or to move in the way you do. And I never will
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25th

Edu Trevisan

Edu Trevisan

Social Media Professional. Strategies, Planning & Monitoring your brands for the Success on Social Network
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27th

ISF Qld

ISF Qld

♥Human, Animal Rights, Eco Activist #ISF #GenerationChange Militant Angel Movie. Performer. http://activistdiaries.tumblr.com/ #TAD #Map #ISFTopicSunday
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28th

Vanessa ISF France

Vanessa ISF France

Co Vice-Presidente & Order Manager of ISF FRANCE (OFIAN/ @ISF_Fr_Project ) I support the awesome Ian Somerhalder's fight 4 protect planet & animals.
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29th

Protection 4 Animals

Protection 4 Animals

StopFurTrade is a Campaign led by Protection 4 Animals dedicated to stopping the barbaric and horrendous practice of SKINNING Animals ALIVE for their Fur.
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30th

The Pixel Project

The Pixel Project

Raising global awareness for the VAW cause, 21st century style and 24/7, 365 days per year. It's time to stop violence against women. Together.
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30th
(tie)

Sophia Bush

Sophia Bush

Activist. Storyteller. Fan of unscheduled dance breaks. And hashtags. Oh, I've only got one facebook page: www.facebook.com/sophiabushontheweb
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30th
(tie)

Dave Lamban

Dave Lamban

Youth Activist. Proud Pinoy. An Ordinary Guy with Extraordinary God. Tweeting with Hope that I can Inspire and Motivate ones Life.
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31st

32nd

ISF WORLD SUPPORT

ISF WORLD SUPPORT

I'm passionate about great causes & the amazing people who make them happen. I fully support my fellow Vampires in all that they love & wish to achieve.
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33rd

Better World Books

Better World Books

We’ve raised $10 million for global literacy & reused/recycled 51 million books. Now we're book for book: You buy a book, we give one away to someone in need.
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34th

AmnestyInternational

AmnestyInternational

We've been fighting the bad guys since 1961 - you can join us! Get the latest #humanrights news and actions. Official Amnesty International USA profile.
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35th

36th

Chely Wright

Chely Wright

Official Twitter for Recording Artist, Author and Activist Chely Wright.
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37th

W2I

W2I

W2I is a crucial initiative that focuses on the prevention of genocide and other crimes against humanity.
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38th

#pUNkBoyInSF

#pUNkBoyInSF

37yo #uNonymous autonomous gay male in SF. #citizenjournalist #gonzoreporter @Ustreamer and caller of bullshit. punkboyinsf.com #pUNkCr3w
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