Examples of how individuals and groups can bring about change in laws and society by raising awareness through pressure groups, campaigning and standing up for their rights.
Learn more about civil rights and how these are fought for and defended.
Pressure groups are an important feature of democratic participation, bringing together like-minded individuals to campaign on issues.
Develop learners' understanding of activism and activists and how to get directly involved in making a difference.
The women's suffage movement was one of the most successful civil rights movements but campaiging for women's equality continues across the world today.