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Individuals united by a common purpose who act collectively to promote or resist political or social change.
For many of us, social movements, whether they target specific issues (legalizing marijuana) or reflect major social divisions (civil rights), whether they're conservative (criminalizing abortion) or liberal (anti-capital punishment), reformative (advocating environmental protection ...