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    Quote Originally Posted by Wikipedia
    A boycott is an act of voluntarily abstaining from using, buying, or dealing with a person, organization, or country as an expression of protest, usually for social or political reasons. Sometimes, it can be a form of consumer activism.
    What do you boycott?
    What would you like to boycott?
    Why?

    Remember that you can also boycott something broader than specific brands, like vegetarians boycott meat or white people boycott buses.
    Or something.
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    This morning I boycotted Belgium.

    Tomorrow: Finland.

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    I would rather destroy.

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    Nestle, Israel, Monsanto, red meat, a good number of food additives, bottled water.. there's more but I'm feeling too lazy to think and these came into my mind first. Some of these boycotts are more strict than others (I will buy a bottle of water if I need to drink and there are no other options, etc.)
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    ILEs boycotting business activity.

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    The show American Horror Story. I saw the first episode and was horrified that a show like that could be on public channels. It needs to be less accessible to kids / general public, or on a premium HBO channel.

    I also try to boycott Monsanto and GMOs as much as I can.
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    Seriously though I don't really boycott many things nowadays, not actively, that's a given. I think it was a some kind of a phase for me when younger (17) and some of the things I learned stayed with me to this very day.

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    I'm practicing boycotting GMOs and inhumanely raised food animals.
    I'm also practicing supporting the Go Local movement regarding foods and small businesses.
    Thankfully I don't live in an area where the two practices would necessarily contradict each other.
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    The government (no surprise there).
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