21 things only activists will understand

21 things only activists will understand

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 Walmart

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 teetotal

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

ezgif.com-add-text

 

21. When you win a campaign

celebrate

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