Demonstrating and campaigning

People who want a certain social issue to get widespread attention can hold a demonstration or mount a campaign

een groep mensen staat buiten de Tweede Kamer in protest met spandoeken.

Many idealistic organisations and pressure groups, such as the environmental movement and the women's rights movement, make their opinions heard by campaigning and demonstrating. They play an important role in democracy. Society has changed drastically as a result of the activities of such organisations.