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From a thematic standpoint, I was struck by the show’s exploration of how society can gaslight its scapegoats into believing—and thus embodying—the worst stereotypes about themselves.
Amazon has left no stone unturned in its efforts to gaslight its own employees.
RWDSU President Stuart Appelbaum said in a statement offered to TechCrunch,Amazon has left no stone unturned in its efforts to gaslight its own employees.
“Amazon feels that it has to go to extremes like this in order to gaslight its workers about the dreadful working conditions at its Bessemer warehouse,” Appelbaum told the press in response to the ads.
If an entire house could gaslight you, Kylie’s house would be doing exactly that, and that makes the movie a perversely relatable treat for anyone feeling like their prolonged confinement is driving them a bit mad.
The gaslight was more than she could bear, she dropped her head again, covering her face with both hands.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
Here and there chandeliers were being lighted for the concerts, blazes of gaslight flared among the green trees.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
She said if he would only permit the gaslight to remain burning, it would be all they would require.
Their application for admission led to the withdrawal of a bolt, and they stood within the gaslight of the passage.
THE WELL-BELOVEDTHOMAS HARDY
The drizzle had turned into long gray rods of rain; they streaked the gaslight and pricked the shallow pools unceasingly.
THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS

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