actions taken to endorse and promote political or social causes and movements, but involving only minimal commitment, effort, or risk: The students engage in slacktivism by joining civic groups but rarely participate in group projects.
- slack·tiv·ist, noun
- See also clicktivism.
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British Dictionary definitions for slacktivism
the public proclaiming of one's political beliefs through activities that require little effort or commitment
- slacktivist, noun
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