In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Even Chinese democracy activists and dissidents take the borders of China as an indivisible given.
- These provisions can easily be used to target political opponents and dissidents.
- The dissidents are by no means all pacifists, much less opponents of a resurgence of British imperialism.
- The regime routinely jails dissidents, has tortured them, and bans all opposition.
- Each group's militias have arrested human rights activists, newspaper editors and other dissidents.
- He set up a legal practice in the same year, defending dissidents against the Salazar dictatorship.
- What if the six women turned out to be persecuted human rights dissidents?
- In reality a number of prominent anti-Nazi dissidents and artists did take their own lives while in exile.
- Only in the metropolis can gays, Jews, women, dissidents, democrats and oddballs feel safe.
- Is he hurt when IRA and republican dissidents accuse him of being a traitor?
- They located or procured party dissidents and sensationalised their grievances.
- Ultimately the Republic becomes the Empire and dissidents are forced to launch an armed insurgency.
- It knew of plans to carry out killings of exiled political dissidents and, at the very least, did nothing to stop them.
- The refugees are trapped between Guinean government forces and those of rebel Guinean dissidents.
- Rawa was responsible for showing the world the summary execution of dissidents in Afghanistan.
- This did not stop some Labour dissidents from declaring themselves satisfied.
- Apparently the dispute in the dissidents ' camp is unresolved to this day.
- Is this where he meets Cuban dissidents and shares his ideas about guerrilla warfare?
- Political dissidents have long warned of the dangers if such a strategy is not implemented.
- Expulsion is very rarely used if the number of likely dissidents is large, because it may then be counter-productive.
- The teachers are part of a dissident movement against the official union bureaucracy.
- They are obliged to spend the night in the place, with one dissident member of the group who has also turned up.
- The Soviet dissident movement during the Cold War had an important effect on both the Soviet Union and the West.
- Insofar as dissident writers consider the profits made from drugs, we find an extremely one-sided response.
- The continuing sideshows in both dissident republican and loyalist camps compound their problems.
- It is part of a tradition of dissident visionaries whose visions made them critical of everyday life, like William Blake.
- It is also likely to be packed, probably with former dissident exiles.
- Over the subsequent three decades, opposition parties and dissident voices were more in evidence.
- Democracy and human rights have been extended by women's groups, ethnic minorities, and dissident groups.
- At the small assemblies, dissident workers were prevented from speaking against the plan.
- Under these conditions, if art institutions are not prepared to present dissident views, what good are they?
- Trenchard was able to offer his small and relatively inexpensive force as a cost-effective way to keep dissident colonials in check.
- It championed democratic dissident movements behind the Iron Curtain as a challenge to Soviet power.
- This book covers some 30 dissident papers in the US, and sketches the social needs that led to their publication.
- The threat of dissolution is hardly a sanction to wield against dissident MPs.
- Walsh called for the museum to become a rallying point for dissident views.
- Pride of place in the discussion was given to dissident Labour MPs and senior trade union officials.
- There was no over-reliance on dissident forces for information.
- This is not an unreasonable strategy, particularly prior to the internet revolution when dissident outreach was limited in the extreme.
- Even dissident local government councillors are being silenced by these big money threats.
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