Josie Long

josie_long

Josie Long

Name: Josie Long
Where: UK
What she does: Comedienne
Impact: Raises awareness of political causes through humour
Website: http://www.josielong.com/
Nominated by: Hannah Davies, One World Action

The cult comedian uses Twitter not to plug her career or share jokes but to raise awareness of political causes. Vocal on cuts to library services (“how inspiring it is to sit in the reference section and just dip into different books?”), she’s also corralled her followers into writing to their MPs to vote down the NHS bill.

One Response to “Josie Long”

  1. nadia September 10, 2011 at 3:05 pm #

    Josie Long is a comedian.

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