noun: The act of pleading or arguing in favor of something, such as a cause, idea, or policy; active support.
Angliško žodžio naudojimo pavyzdys:
GOLDBERG: Al Manar -- Al Man adds new meaning to the term advocacy journalism.
Perhaps his advocacy is against Bush rather than for Kerry, but he grasps that the only practical channel for that advocacy is supporting the Democratic nominee, regardless of the compromises that support entails for folks of Chomsky's ideological stripes.
Does your position flow from concerns about political expediency (ie., gun control advocacy is bad for progressive politics)?
Another guy, like most of the Scottish Enlightenment thinkers, who derived much of his position and advocacy from a theistic viewpoint.
And while $100 million is an incredible amount of money, conditional gifts should still be treated with healthy skepticism, because usually they are given in advocacy of one side of the debate or the other.