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I am composing a book, and also I need a name for a group of human being that are standing up for what is ideal. At initially I assumed of calling them the Dreamers, however then I searched it up and also dreamers expected a person that desires or is dreaming.a person that is unpractical or idealistic. It does not really suit what I am trying to find. I"m wanting something more... heroic. Please answer quickly! Thank you!


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I discovered a number of terms, hope they were useful:

Advocates

A definition of advocate according to Merriam-Webster:

one who defends or maintains a cause or proposal

Proponents

A interpretation of proponent according to Merriam-Webster:

one that says in favor of something

Social Justice Warriors

The interpretation of social justice warrior according to Google:

a perchild that expresses or promotes socially gradual views

Apostles

A interpretation of apostle according to Merriam-Webster:

a perkid that initiates a good ethical recreate or who first proponents an essential belief or system

Champions

A definition of champion according to Merriam-Webster:

one that does battle for another"s legal rights or honor


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