The Partisan Anti-War Movement

Fabio Rojas studied the anti-war movement and found that it collapsed after Obama's election:

Bottom line: Social movements and parties rely on each other. Movements benefit when partisans appear because they can bolster their numbers. Parties use movements as platform for partisan grievances. But there’s a drawback, electoral victories mean that the rank and file will stop showing up.

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