What Sort of Activist Are You?

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By: Zoe Samuel

7 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Everyone has a cause, but we all have different ways of showing our support. Are you a righteous armchair warrior with an ever-ready keyboard, a troll trying to undermine everyone else's cause, or perhaps a charity worker, a (not-yet-corrupted) politician, or a vigilante? Take this quiz to find out!

You see a lost dog. What do you do?

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At a family dinner, racist Uncle George starts in on "Them" for the umpteenth time. What do you do?

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Do you litter?

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Do you recycle?

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How many apps on your phone are dedicated to ethical and/or green investing or purchasing?

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How do you feel about the great outdoors?

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How do you feel about the less fortunate?

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Do you give money to homeless people in the street?

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What about to buskers?

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How many non-relatives know they could call you with a 3 a.m. emergency?

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On a rainy rural road, you pass someone with a flat tire. What do you do?

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Why are some people poor?

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You're hungry but the fridge is empty. How do you solve the problem?

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At a party, you see someone sitting all on their own looking a little sad, while everyone else has a great time. What's the right thing to do?

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Grandma is in the hospital. How often do you visit?

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Do you eat meat?

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When you dine out, do you tip?

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Where would you like to see society in another 100 years?

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Do you support pure blue-sky research that might not have a practical application, such as genomics?

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What sort of car do you drive?

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It's cold in here! How can you warm up?

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You're getting a dog! Do you adopt or shop?

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A natural disaster strikes one of our allies. What obligations do we have?

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Have you ever catcalled someone in the street?

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If you won a scholarship but you didn't need the money, would you accept?

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Do you pay for music?

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What steps do you take to support local businesses?

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Your friend is in a financial mess entirely of her own making. You can afford to loan her $1,000 to tide her over. Do you make the loan?

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Does the arc of history bend toward justice?

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If you could pass one law that everyone would magically obey, what would it be?

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