Since when has the word activist been one to frown upon?

By Letters to the Editor
July 8 2024 - 9:00am
Extinction Rebellion protestors Jeff McKinnon and Ros Lewis delivers a report to the NAB branch in Launceston in 2023. Picture by Paul Scambler
Extinction Rebellion protestors Jeff McKinnon and Ros Lewis delivers a report to the NAB branch in Launceston in 2023. Picture by Paul Scambler

The world needs activists

I JUST read a headline that read "Environmentalists undermine Tasmanian jobs" (The Examiner, July 5). I believe politicians undermine the natural beauty of our state. They take for granted the natural spaces we have the privilege of having and that are the backbone of our tourism driven economy.

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