The Year's Best Activism on Twitter

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Activism Shorty Award Winner

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Activism Shorty Award Leaders

1st

Marlee Matlin

Marlee Matlin

Got a little gold man called Oscar, done the West Wing, L Word, danced and have a fantastic husband and 4 beautiful kids. Life is GREAT.
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2nd

Belô Velloso

Belô Velloso

Official Twitter brazilian singer and songwriter. #StopBullying Diga não ao cyberBullying!
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3rd

Ana Flávia Miziara

Ana Flávia Miziara

Brazilian best-selling author with over 1.068,000 copies sold on Latin America. Singer, songwriter, writer and musician.
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4th

Justin Bieber Fan

Justin Bieber Fan

Representing the Beliebers of Australia! Justin Bieber Street Team Leader - 103,000 Fans and Growing
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5th

CLAUDIA

CLAUDIA

M.D.Cat Lover,HELLO KITTY, anime, All 4 & by the animals, member of #pinkangels vegetarian.Vampire & twilightfan. SI NO TE GUSTAN LOS ANIMALES NO ME SIGAS.
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5th
(tie)

Marite Torres

Marite Torres

Pro animal rights law, human rights, attached to the media, you love animals, I give you to follow you, but do not try. Snoopy ❤
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5th
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Melinda TankardReist

Melinda TankardReist

Melinda Tankard Reist is a Canberra author, speaker, media commentator and advocate for women and girls.
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7th

Michael Moore

Michael Moore

Filmmaker ('Fahrenheit 9/11'), author ('Stupid White Men'), citizen ('United States of America').
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7th
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CSTS - Serenity

CSTS - Serenity

Can't Stop the Serenity - Watch Serenity on the big screen for charity! Global event to benefit EqualityNow.org. Welcoming all Browncoats and Joss Whedon fans!
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7th
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Captain Paul Watson

Captain Paul Watson

Ocean Warrior and defender of the Sea, because saving the Sea Saves ourselves...
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7th
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tosexyformy

tosexyformy

Son is a Gitmo attorney seeking to spread truth and find justice for Fayiz Al-Kandari. Who is being held without charges in Gitmo.
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8th

UCL Occupation

UCL Occupation

We are students occupying UCL in protest. Follow for updates. Email ucloccupation@gmail.com with messages of support/press enquiries. Also follow @uclocc please
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8th
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D.A. Colvin

D.A. Colvin

41 yo organic vegan animal lovr writer raising awareness w/my blog/ebooks. Pls hlp me get 1mil followers 2 hlp me spread the word abt the vital chemfree msg. ty
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9th

Eliza Dushku

Eliza Dushku

Official Eliza Dushku. Be forewarned: I'm accused of speaking my own language here... Enjoy
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9th
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9th
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Marisa Herrera

Marisa Herrera

Animal & Nature advocate, Animal Communicator, Green Pets Eco-Living Consultant, vegan, sustainable living. Opening animal sanctuary in Mexico in 2011!
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9th
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lissnup

lissnup

HyperActivist! I am a creative nerd: coder and designer of artwork for human and civil rights online activism.
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9th
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heywho

heywho

Winning isn't what side happens 2 be up in an endless Coin Flip It's reclaiming your attention, never to play that old game again
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