Method #49: Camouflaged Meetings of Protest

During World War II, Danish resistance workers excused themselves from their day jobs early, saying they needed to go water their gardens (since a curfew made it hard to tend to them after work), then gathered in the streets to protest. 

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Denmark's King Christian taking his daily horseback ride during the Nazi occupation of his country. Image credit:

 Along with a variety of techniques of noncooperation with the occupiers, public displays of Danish national pride helped undermine German objectives.


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