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Categories: Civil disobedience, Articles with short description, All articles that may contain original research, Activism by type, Community organizing
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civil disobedience
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A group's refusal to obey a law because they believe the law is immoral (as in protest against discrimination) WordNet 3.0
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A group's refusal to obey a law because they believe the law is immoral (as in protest against discrimination) WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Civil disobedience is the active, professed refusal of a citizen to obey certain laws, demands, orders or commands of a government. Wikipedia
The active refusal to obey certain laws, demands and commands of a government or of an occupying power, usually without resorting to physical violence Wikipedia Disambiguation
Active, professed refusal to obey certain laws, demands, and commands of a government, or of an occupying international power Wikidata
Deliberate, open, and peaceful violation of particular laws, decrees, regulations, military or police orders, or other governmental directives. OmegaWiki
A form of social protest, involving the active but non-violent refusal to obey certain laws, demands, or commands of an established authority, because they are considered to be morally wrong or detrimental. Wiktionary
Active and non-violent refusal to obey. Wiktionary (translation)
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Thoreau wrote a famous essay justifying civil disobedience WordNet 3.0
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