Jack Thompson

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John Bruce Thompson (born July 25, 1951) is an American activist and disbarred attorney, based in Coral Gables, Florida. He is known for his role as an anti-video-game activist, particularly against violence and sex in video games. During his time as an attorney, Thompson focused his legal efforts against what he perceives as obscenity in modern culture. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Thompson has received more than 25,226 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jack Thompson is the 486th most popular social activist, the 12,059th most popular biography from United States and the 88th most popular American Social Activist.

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  • 15

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  • 3.29

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Among social activists, Jack Thompson ranks 486 out of 544Before him are Emily Murphy, Ni Yulan, Stanislav Markelov, Matthew Shepard, Norma Cruz, and Bill Ayers. After him are Loujain al-Hathloul, Walter Reuther, Mosab Hassan Yousef, Edith Windsor, Maryam Namazie, and Valery Levaneuski.

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Among people born in 1951, Jack Thompson ranks 524Before him are Steven Hawley, Nigel Havers, Lalla Ward, Andy Thomas, James Patrick Kelly, and Kenny Anthony. After him are Elijah Cummings, Esther Dyson, Geoff Ryman, Maureen Caird, John Kennedy, and Sylvain Sylvain.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack Thompson ranks 12,059 out of 15,968Before him are Jason Richardson (1981), Shad Gaspard (1981), Sean Waltman (1972), Caesar Augustus Rodney (1772), Bill Ayers (1944), and Rob Corddry (1971). After him are Kemba Walker (1990), Elijah Cummings (1951), Angela Kinsey (1971), Harry Anderson (1952), Ernie Sabella (1949), and Hot Rod Hundley (1934).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Jack Thompson ranks 88Before him are Frank Kameny (1925), Frances Willard (1839), Julia Butterfly Hill (1974), Dick Gregory (1932), Matthew Shepard (1976), and Bill Ayers (1944). After him are Walter Reuther (1907), Edith Windsor (1929), Lizzie Velásquez (1989), Ronan Farrow (1987), Tarana Burke (1973), and Cindy Sheehan (1957).