day of action

day of action
day of action noun
A day designated by an organization for industrial action, demonstrations, etc in support of a cause
• • •
Main Entry:day

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • day of action —    a politically motivated strike    For many, a day of inaction:     In 1982, we ran into a new sort of dispute over the Health Service workers strike. The print unions demanded that we print statements in support of the strike. The TUC staged a …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • Global Day of Action for Burma — was an initiative by Burma Campaign UK and Burma Global Action Network/Support The Monks Protest In Burma a group on who called, during the 2007 Burmese anti government protests, for October 6, 2007 to be designated a Global Day of… …   Wikipedia

  • Global Day of Action — is a direct action environmentalism initiative begun in 2005 by the Global Climate Campaign and created to focus world attention on the anthropogenic effect that humans are having on global warming. Its main objective is to spearhead demands that …   Wikipedia

  • Aboriginal Day of Action — The Aboriginal Day of Action (also known as the Aboriginal Day of Protest) was a day of organized protest and demonstration by Canadian First Nations groups on June 29, 2007. Events were held at sites across the country.The events included… …   Wikipedia

  • Day of Silence — For other uses, see Silence Day (disambiguation). The Day of Silence is the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network s (GLSEN) annual day of action to protest the bullying and harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT)… …   Wikipedia

  • day — /deI/ noun PERIOD OF TIME 1 (C) a period of 24 hours: We spent three days in Paris then went south. | What day is it today Tuesday? | the day before yesterday: I just saw Pat the day before yesterday. | the day after tomorrow: We re leaving for… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Day Without Art — Contents 1 Origins 2 Red ribbon 3 New Zealand 4 External links Origins Day Without Art (DWA) began on December 1, 1989 as the nation …   Wikipedia

  • Action Park — was a waterpark/motor themed park open from 1978 to 1996 in Vernon Township, New Jersey, on the property of the former Vernon Valley / Great Gorge ski area, today Mountain Creek. It featured three separate attraction areas: an alpine slide;… …   Wikipedia

  • Day of Vengeance — #1, (June 2005), cover art by Walt Simonson. Publication information Publisher DC Comics …   Wikipedia

  • Day Watch — Données clés Titre original Дневной дозор Réalisation Timour Bekmambetov Pays d’origine  Russie …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”