the grass roots


the grass roots
UK / US noun [plural]
the ordinary people in a community, country, society, or organization rather than its leaders

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  • The Grass Roots — waren eine US amerikanische Pop Band der 60er Jahre. Die aus Los Angeles stammenden Musiker Warren Entner und Creed Bratton beschlossen Anfang der 60er Jahre, nach Europa zu gehen und dort ihr Glück zu versuchen. Sie blieben zwar ziemlich… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • The Grass Roots — This article is about a U.S. band. For other uses, see Grass roots (disambiguation). Infobox musical artist | Name = The Grass Roots Img capt = Left to Right: Warren Entner, Creed Bratton, Rob Grill and Rick Coonce circa 1969 Img size = Landscape …   Wikipedia

  • Message to the Grass Roots — Malcolm X Message to the Grass Roots is the name of a public speech by Malcolm X at the Northern Negro Grass Roots Leadership Conference on November 10, 1963, in King Solomon Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan.[1] In the speech, Malcolm X …   Wikipedia

  • King Tubby Meets The Upsetter At The Grass Roots Of Dub — Album par King Tubby et Lee Perry Sortie 1975 Enregistrement 1975 Black Ark King Tubby s Genre Reggae Dub …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Grass roots (disambiguation) — Grass roots may refer to:*Literally, the roots of grass *Grassroots, a political movement driven from below by the fundamental constituents of a community *Grassroots organizing, is a political practice to create social change *Grassroots… …   Wikipedia

  • Grass Roots Group — plc Rechtsform Public limited company Sitz Tring, England Leitung David Evans Mitarbeiter ca. 1.100 Umsatz £235 Millionen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • grass roots — n the grass roots the ordinary people in an organization, rather than the leaders >grass roots adj ▪ We are hoping for full participation at grass roots level …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Grass Roots — The Grass Roots waren eine US amerikanische Pop Band der 60er Jahre. Die aus Los Angeles stammenden Musiker Warren Entner und Creed Bratton beschlossen Anfangs der 60er Jahre, nach Europa zu gehen und dort ihr Glück zu versuchen. Sie blieben zwar …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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