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Radicalism, activism and a non-capitalist solution to current issues, austerity
This website is dedicated to charting matters of interest and news relating to left-wing issues, radicalism and activism. Our primary focus is on tackling modern issues such as austerity and the negative impact this has on vulnerable people in society.
Helping local communities
Ongoing growth depends upon using the skills of local communities. This requires more clean and safe areas, as well as the full joining in of the community and voluntary parts.
Health issues are generally linked to areas of poverty, reinforcing the necessity to regenerate these areas and offer attractive environments, employment and services. Social integration runs throughout all many schemes’ strategies and activities and is key if an area is to grow and prosper.
Personal money concerns
Equity is the total value of your possessions after you have paid any charges or mortgage on the same. There could be a case when you want to stay in your house, but need some funds for any reason. In this instance, you can look into an equity release proposal to allow yourself to obtain tax free funds. There are some definite criteria for initiating these programmes. There is a certain threshold age of 58 at which you can select to get equity release and the person must have their own home which they must live in.
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Activism can take place across so many issues: financial, democratic, feminist, gender, gay rights, animals, environmental and so much more.
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We are interested in all sorts of strange issues related to environmental activism, such as how burial and cremation can have an impact on the environment. Cremation is an incredbly polluting method of burial, specifically it contributes heavily to mercury released in the UK.
• Around 40% of all mercury released can be attributed to cremating bodies
• Each cremation uses around 50 litres of fuel and three quarters a kilo of activated carbon for cleaning the flue gases.
• The standard cremation causes 170kg of carbon dioxide per corpse being released into the atmosphere.
• Other pollutants include carbon monoxide and those nitrogen oxides.
The word activism has often been used to mean outsourced fundraising schemes. However, activist organizations use other activities as well. Lobbying, or the implicaton of decisions made by parliament, is another activist method. Lots of groups, including law companies, have designated employees assigned specifically for lobbying purposes. In America, lobbying is ruled by the government.