Activists

Jamal ad-Din al-Afghani

Jamal ad-Din al-Afghani

19 June 1838 - 1897

Political activist and Islamic ideologist

Elizabeth Birch

Elizabeth Birch

1956 -

Activists

Shirley Douglas

Shirley Douglas

April 2, 1934 -

Activists

Todd Gitlin

Todd Gitlin

1943 -

Activists

Abraham Foxman

Abraham Foxman

May 1, 1940 -

Activists

Jonathan Daniels

Jonathan Daniels

20 March 1939 - 20 August 1965

Activists

Lolita Lebrón

Lolita Lebrón

1919 - 2010

Puerto Rican activist

Valeriya Novodvorskaya

Valeriya Novodvorskaya

May 17, 1950 -

Activists

Aleksandr Dugin

Aleksandr Dugin

7 January 1962 -

Russian politologist

André Brink

André Brink

29 May 1935 -

Activists

Hazel Dickens

Hazel Dickens

June 1, 1935 - April 22, 2011

Activist, singer

Daisy Bates (civil rights activist)

Daisy Bates (civil rights activist)

November 11, 1914 - November 4, 1999

Activists

Mark Tewksbury

Mark Tewksbury

February 7, 1968 -

Swimmer

Holly Near

Holly Near

1949 -

Activists

Eugène Terre'Blanche

Eugène Terre'Blanche

31 January 1941 - 3 April 2010

South African police officer, farmer, political activist, white supremacist

Odetta

Odetta

December 31, 1930 - December 2, 2008

Activists

José Sarria

José Sarria

December 12, 1922 or 1923 -

Performer, LGBT activist, first openly gay political candidate in the United States

Sam Webb

Sam Webb

16 July 1945 - 25 Aug 2012

Chairman of the Communist Party USA

Bo Gritz

Bo Gritz

18 January 1939 -

Recipient of the Purple Heart medal

Susan Buffett

Susan Buffett

June 15, 1932 - July 29, 2004

Activists

Allen Carr

Allen Carr

2 September 1934 - 29 November 2006

Activists

William Ladd

William Ladd

May 10, 1778 - April 9, 1841

Activists

Blair Peach

Blair Peach

1946 - 1979

teacher, political activist

Mary Cheney

Mary Cheney

March 14, 1969 -

Activists

Nguyen Dan Que

Nguyen Dan Que

April 1942 -

Vietnamese democracy activist

Luisa Morgantini

Luisa Morgantini

1940 -

Activists

George Wald

George Wald

November 18, 1906 - April 12, 1997

American neuroscientist and activist

Geronimo Pratt

Geronimo Pratt

13 September 1947 - June 2, 2011

political activist

Helen Caldicott

Helen Caldicott

7 August 1938 -

Activists

Jonathan Kozol

Jonathan Kozol

September 5, 1936 -

Activists

Stella McCartney

Stella McCartney

1971 -

Activists

Jacques Gaillot

Jacques Gaillot

11 September 1935 -

Activists

Huang Qi

Huang Qi

1963 -

Chinese dissident

Russell Means

Russell Means

1939 - 2012

Oglala Sioux activist for the rights of Native American people

Bipin Chandra Pal

Bipin Chandra Pal

November 7, 1858 - May 20, 1932

Activists

Ingrid Mattson

Ingrid Mattson

August 24, 1963 -

Activists

Enza Anderson

Enza Anderson

1964 -

Activists

Roger Peyrefitte

Roger Peyrefitte

17 August 1907 - 5 November 2000

Activists

Peter Piot

Peter Piot

1949 -

Activists

Jim Oberweis

Jim Oberweis

1946 -

Activists

Lynne Franks

Lynne Franks

16 April 1948 -

Activists

Mo Gaffney

Mo Gaffney

November 5, 1958 -

Activists

Tucker Carlson

Tucker Carlson

1969 -

Activists

Uriah Smith Stephens

Uriah Smith Stephens

August 3, 1821 - February 13, 1882

American activist

Nemesio Canales

Nemesio Canales

December 18, 1878 - September 14, 1923

Activists

Ashley Montagu

Ashley Montagu

June 28, 1905 - 26 November 1999

Activists

Martin Ennals

Martin Ennals

27 July 1927 - 25 October 1991

British human rights activist

Marian Wright Edelman

Marian Wright Edelman

June 6, 1939 -

Children's rights activist

Joseph McCabe

Joseph McCabe

12 November 1867 - 10 January 1955

Activists

Max Boot

Max Boot

September 12, 1969 -

Activists

Aziz Nesin

Aziz Nesin

1915 - 1995

Activists

Joseph Zen

Joseph Zen

13 January 1932 -

Bishop of Hong Kong

Denis Kearney

Denis Kearney

1847 - 1907

Activists

Michael Franti

Michael Franti

April 21, 1966 -

Activists

Nkosi Johnson

Nkosi Johnson

4 February 1989 - 1 June 2001

South African child AIDS activist

Ben Summerskill

Ben Summerskill

6 October 1961 -

British activist

Angela Mason

Angela Mason

9 August 1944 -

Businesswoman, activist

Kasturba Gandhi

Kasturba Gandhi

11 April 1869 - 22 February 1944

Wife Of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Abner Louima

Abner Louima

1966 -

Activists

Chuck Baldwin

Chuck Baldwin

May 3, 1952 -

Activists

Pat LaMarche

Pat LaMarche

November 26, 1960 -

Radio personality, award winning morning show host.

Voltairine de Cleyre

Voltairine de Cleyre

November 17, 1866 - June 20, 1912

Anarchist, feminist

Medea Benjamin

Medea Benjamin

1952 -

United States activist

Tom Robinson

Tom Robinson

1 June 1950 -

Activists

James Chaney

James Chaney

May 30, 1943 - June 21, 1964

Activists

Graham Nicholls

Graham Nicholls

1975 -

Activists

Manuel Rojas (independence leader)

Manuel Rojas (independence leader)

1831 - October 14, 1903

Puerto Rican activist

Leslie Feinberg

Leslie Feinberg

September 1, 1949 -

Activists

Hanan Ashrawi

Hanan Ashrawi

1946 -

Activists

Alex Pacheco (activist)

Alex Pacheco (activist)

1958 -

Activists

Wade Rathke

Wade Rathke

August 5, 1948 -

American labor organizer

Mathias Brugman

Mathias Brugman

January 3, 1811 - September 30, 1868

Puerto Rican activist

Mariana Bracetti

Mariana Bracetti

1825 - 1903

Puerto Rican activist

Ella Baker

Ella Baker

December 13, 1903 - December 13, 1986

Activists

Maureen Reagan

Maureen Reagan

1941 - 2001

Activists

Ward Connerly

Ward Connerly

1939 -

political activist, businessman

Pierre Omidyar

Pierre Omidyar

1967 -

Activists

Andrea Horwath

Andrea Horwath

1963 -

Activist, politician

Segundo Ruiz Belvis

Segundo Ruiz Belvis

May 13, 1829 - November 3, 1867

Puerto Rican activist

Donna Rice Hughes

Donna Rice Hughes

January 7, 1958 -

Activists

Abraham Osheroff

Abraham Osheroff

October 24, 1915 - April 6, 2008

Activists

Chris Smith (New Jersey politician)

Chris Smith (New Jersey politician)

March 4, 1953 -

U.S. Representative

Jeffrey Miller

Jeffrey Miller

March 28, 1950 - May 4, 1970

Activists

John Stoltenberg

John Stoltenberg

1945 -

Activist

Catharine MacKinnon

Catharine MacKinnon

1946 -

American feminist and legal activist

Hamilton E. Holmes

Hamilton E. Holmes

8 July 1941 - 26 October 1995

Activists

Camilo Mejía

Camilo Mejía

August 28, 1975 -

US Army deserter and activist

Amelia Boynton Robinson

Amelia Boynton Robinson

August 18, 1911 -

Activists

Jyotirao Phule

Jyotirao Phule

1827 - 1890

Activists

Dexter Scott King

Dexter Scott King

January 30, 1961 -

Activists

Patricia Heaton

Patricia Heaton

March 4, 1958 -

Activists

Howard Marks

Howard Marks

13 August 1945 -

drug trafficker, cannabis activist

Jerry Greenfield

Jerry Greenfield

1951 -

Activists

John Henry Mackay

John Henry Mackay

6 February 1864 - May 16, 1933

Activists

John Waters (columnist)

John Waters (columnist)

28 May 1955 -

Irish colomnist

Ingrid Newkirk

Ingrid Newkirk

June 11, 1949 -

Activists

Ben Gibbard

Ben Gibbard

1976 -

Activists

Esthero

Esthero

December 23, 1978 -

Activists

John Howard Griffin

John Howard Griffin

1920 - 1980

American race activist


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine