WAD #9 : Grassroots

Grassroots

is a political movement driven “from below” by the fundamental constituents of a community.

The term implies that the creation of the movement and the group supporting it are natural and spontaneous, highlighting the differences between this and a movement that is orchestrated by traditional power structures. Grassroots movements are often at the local level, as many volunteers in the community give their time to support the local party, which can lead to helping the national party.

http://www.hollandreno.org/2008/04/sound-and-fury-diy-hardcore-punk-radical-politics-and-grassroots-activism-51/

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2 comments

  1. amommasview · November 18, 2014

    Great idea!

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    • D · November 19, 2014

      Thank you.
      Join whenever you can 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

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