An example of this was Pedro Zamora, who was openly homosexual during filming of the San Francisco house, and eventually succumbed to AIDS in 1994, after a long battle with the disease and plenty of activism credited to his name.
Jesus Christ Superstar debuted in the 1970s, when political activism was at an all time high, and the play sought to link the relationship between Jesus and Judas to those of modern political activists.
SmartWool also provides grants and other support to groups concerned with environmental activism, working to preserve areas where the outdoors may be enjoyed by all for generations to come.
The show exemplifies the political activism of the generation, and along the way, it managed to challenge and change the accepted norms of Western culture.
Carson, on the other hand, is not against environmental activism per se, but she is far less dedicated to the movement.
Coldplay is well known for their social activism, especially in fair trade campaigns, and they give 10% of their earnings to charitable causes.
If huge stage productions scream U2, then political activism certainly does as well, especially when it comes to singer Bono.
The legalization of same-sex marriage and non-gender-specific civil unions is one of the major goals of gay rights activism.
Her mother's battle with the illness is sure to be a contributing factor to Applegate's activism in breast cancer awareness.
Known for his animal rights activism and as a crusader for many good causes, few suspected Phoenix as a drug user.