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The shift toward culture fights driven by conservative media has real implications for the evolution and expectations of that group of Americans, including an erosion in the democratic system the GOP was built to leverage.
WHAT HAPPENS TO AN ENTRENCHED TWO-PARTY SYSTEM WHEN ONE PARTY UNDERMINES THE SYSTEM?PHILIP BUMPFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
By the time the fight finishes, Irene has backed out of the elevator, staring.
WHAT FLOOR?SOPHIA NGUYENFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That's one possible explanation for why so many species have evolved various defensive structures to protect them from damage during a fight.
CAGED HEAT: MESQUITE BUGS BATTLE IN A PLASTIC CUP—FOR SCIENCE!JENNIFER OUELLETTEFEBRUARY 11, 2021ARS TECHNICA
With the Washington Wizards back at Capital One Arena for the first time in a week Wednesday, one of the things Coach Scott Brooks hoped his team would carry from its up-and-down trip was the importance of fight.
THE WIZARDS’ DEFENSE AGAIN LETS THEM DOWN IN LOSS AT HOME TO RAPTORSAVA WALLACEFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In the nation’s capital, teachers and students returned to school buildings last week after a drawn-out fight over how and when classrooms would reopen.
CHICAGO REACHES DEAL WITH TEACHERS TO REOPEN SCHOOL BUILDINGSMORIAH BALINGITFEBRUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That applies to fights, wrestling matches, stock car races — and baseball games.
MAVERICKS’ MARK CUBAN ISN’T THE FIRST TO TRY TO STOP PLAYING THE NATIONAL ANTHEMMATT BONESTEELFEBRUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If passed, advocates say, the legislation would represent a step forward in the fight for equity and labor rights, with potential nationwide impact in the tech industry given the large number of companies headquartered in California.
NDAS HAVE LONG BEEN USED TO SILENCE THE ABUSED, ADVOCATES SAY. A NEW LAW MAY CHANGE THAT.PAULINA VILLEGASFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In some cases, the fight over reopening has reignited long-standing concerns about building safety.
LAWSUITS, LOCKOUTS AND STRIKE THREATS: FIGHTS TO REOPEN CLASSROOMS REACH A HEAD IN SEVERAL SCHOOL DISTRICTSMORIAH BALINGITFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He joined protests over school segregation in Chicago and Los Angeles in 1963 and traveled to California throughout 1964 to join the fight against Proposition 14, which sought to repeal the state’s recently passed fair housing act.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.’S CHALLENGE TO LIBERAL ALLIES — AND WHY IT RESONATES TODAYJEANNE THEOHARISFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Indeed, there are many who would credit skilled employees for applying their increased power to the fight for systemic changes that actually now appear to be taking hold.
THE MEMO: WORK AS A CHANGE AGENTHEATHER LANDYJANUARY 20, 2021QUARTZ
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WORDS RELATED TO FIGHT

  • agitation
  • anarchism
  • anarchy
  • brawl
  • bustle
  • chaos
  • clamor
  • complication
  • convulsion
  • discombobulation
  • discord
  • disorganization
  • distemper
  • disturbance
  • dither
  • entanglement
  • fight
  • flap
  • fracas
  • fuss
  • hubbub
  • hullabaloo
  • imbroglio
  • insurrection
  • lawlessness
  • mayhem
  • misrule
  • mob rule
  • quarrel
  • rebellion
  • reign of terror
  • revolution
  • riot
  • ruckus
  • rumpus
  • static
  • strike
  • terrorism
  • tizzy
  • trouble
  • tumult
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • unrest
  • unruliness
  • uproar
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