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slacktivism

or slactivism

[slak-tuh-viz-uh m] /ˈslæk təˌvɪz əm/
noun
1.
actions taken to bring about political or social change but requiring only minimal commitment, effort, or risk:
students engaging in slacktivism by signing an online petition.
Origin of slacktivism
1995-2000
1995-2000; slack(er) + (ac)tivism
Related forms
slacktivist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for slacktivism

slacktivism

/ˈslæktɪˌvɪzəm/
noun
1.
the public proclaiming of one's political beliefs through activities that require little effort or commitment
Derived Forms
slacktivist, noun
Word Origin
C21: a blend of slacker and activism
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