Street activists are the worst people on this planet.

Activism consists of efforts to promote, impede, or direct social, political, economic, or environmental change, or stasis with the desire to make improvements in society and to correct social injustice.

Forms of activism range from writing letters to newspapers or to politicians, political campaigning, economic activism such as boycotts or preferentially patronizing businesses, rallies, street marches, strikes, sit-ins, and hunger strikes. One can also express activism through different forms of art. 

We copy and pasted the last two paragraphs from Wikipedia.

Why? Because street activists are annoying. They’re awful.

They’re always out there trying to get us interested in some half-baked idea of a local politician or bringing those Sarah McLachlan ASPCA commercials right to my nearest street corner.

We want none of it, but often times get tangled in their interconnected assault web.

That’s why we’ve come up with 7 ways to avoid them.

DISCLAIMER: You may look like an asshole when employing these tactics, but it’s a necessity.

VIDEO: 7 Ways To Avoid Street Activists