Often religious organizations have networks, both spiritual and financial, throughout the societies in which they operate, from the wealthy elites down to the grass roots of society. As they are well educated they are generally respected by their followers.
They can often influence the attitudes and behavior of others far beyond moral and religious teachings. They can also bring a spiritual aspect to an opposition movement, and even become the most articulate speakers for the opposition itself.
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