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New Politics

noun, (sometimes lowercase)
1.
politics concerned more with grass-roots participation in the political process than with party loyalty or affiliation: identified especially with the candidacies of Senators Eugene McCarthy and George McGovern.
Origin of New Politics
1965-1970
First recorded in 1965-70
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