Protests of policy can work. They have in the past. Protests against a detestable President aren’t going to to change much. This article details many successful protests and the factors that made them successful.
Protests can change policies, however — and often have. In other countries and throughout American history, ordinary citizens banding together have triumphed over governments, even when a single party holds sweeping control. Many of those protests used resources that the opposition to President-elect Trump enjoys today. They can learn from how those victories were won.
The Art of the Protest http://nyti.ms/2f0D8AL