social movement http://news.stlpublicradio.org en What Does A Grassroots Organization Need To Affect Change? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/what-does-grassroots-organization-need-affect-change <p>To people who feel powerless in the face of today&#39;s political structure, Princeton University religion professor Jeffrey Stout has this advice: organize.&nbsp; He delivers a lecture, &quot;Struggle for a Just Society - Grassroots Democracy in America,&quot; as part of the <a href="http://www.leeinstitute.net/">Lee Institute&#39;s Speaker Series </a>on Monday, October 28, 2013.</p><p>He points to the great social movements of the past two centuries as examples of grassroots organization that affected real change in America -&nbsp; abolitionists, civil rights and women&#39;s suffrage.</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 21:32:50 +0000 Camille Phillips 30652 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org What Does A Grassroots Organization Need To Affect Change?