What gets people to get involved in causes such as political activism?

It has something to do with their belief system and how they view the world.

Many psychologists are interested in what causes or creates a desire to support causes and engage in activism. What within the individuals makes them do what they do and support either the right wing or left wing?

To find out, research was collected in an article by Blankenship, B.T., Frederick, J.K., Savaş, Ö., Stewart, A.J. and Montgomery, S. titled…