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Subject to harsh and authoritarian treatment:‘oppressed racial minorities’‘his sympathies were with the oppressed’
- ‘The theoretical perspectives cited in the book are primarily about how oppressed groups (e.g., slaves, peasants) have resisted their oppressors.’
- ‘She had a reputation for assisting the underprivileged and the oppressed.’
- ‘The only argument I've heard that remains is the argument for war as a way to liberate oppressed Iraqis.’
- ‘A war on Iraq is a war of imperialism against an oppressed, formerly colonized people.’
- ‘We need to give voice to the working class and the poor and oppressed of the world.’
- ‘In the Balkans these insurrections resulted in a gradual liberation of most of the oppressed peoples.’
- ‘Neither does she consider herself a saviour of oppressed Muslim women.’
- ‘My hypothesis is this: to predict what the human rights community (and the media) focus on, look not at the oppressed; look instead at the party seen as the oppressor.’
- ‘Everywhere in the world we see that the oppressed people take their anger out more readily on each other than on their perceived oppressor.’
- ‘It has reproduced on a massive scale all of the crimes associated with colonial wars and occupations in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and other oppressed regions of the globe.’
- ‘I want to thank your web site for its untiring efforts in raising the consciousness of the oppressed.’
- ‘The middle-class activists in attendance were told to be like Moses: people of modest means intent on liberating the oppressed who have nothing.’
- ‘There are also the historically oppressed regions such as Mahakali and Karnali.’
- ‘National-populist racism, recast as the defence of oppressed minorities against multiculturalism, appeals especially in these areas.’
- ‘Rather, like oppressed people everywhere, he draws integrity from inner resources.’
- ‘A quarter-century of anger is being released by an oppressed people.’
- ‘Clearly, such reformist groups, with their ties to the liberal bourgeoisie, are not going to be capable of organizing the oppressed for militant battles.’
- ‘Fundamentally, the subordination of the oppressed nations to the major powers is rooted in economic relations.’
- ‘Hopes of the oppressed of a continent were pinned on it.’
- ‘I can sympathize with the struggle of the poor and the oppressed against the rule of the wealthy and the so-called privileged.’
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