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It is a woeful abuse of history to claim the filibuster protects the minority from the tyranny of the majority.
THE DEFINITIVE CASE FOR ENDING THE FILIBUSTEREZRA KLEINOCTOBER 1, 2020VOX
These tactics jettison a different kind of tyranny — the tyranny of the click — and leverage the duration of readers’ engagement instead.
WITH QUALITY CONTENT, PUBLISHERS CAN OVERCOME THE ‘TYRANNY OF CHOICE’DURATION MEDIAOCTOBER 1, 2020DIGIDAY
Memory releases our mental life from the tyranny of the present moment.
YOU CAN’T COMPLETELY TRUST YOUR MEMORIESDAVID LINDENSEPTEMBER 30, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
We are here today to declare that we will never submit to tyranny.
ELECTION LIVE UPDATES: TRUMP RETURNS TO WISCONSIN; BIDEN TO FACE LIVE AUDIENCE AT TOWN HALLCOLBY ITKOWITZ, FELICIA SONMEZ, JOHN WAGNERSEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Lewis’s concept was that even that would be preferable to “omnipotent moral busybodies” being in charge, because he said that could lead to what “may be the most oppressive” form of tyranny.
WILLIAM BARR’S EYEBROW-RAISING ‘ROBBER BARONS’ METAPHOR FOR THE TRUMP ERAAARON BLAKESEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Because when you’re in government, you’re dealing with the tyranny of the in-box.
SPEAK SOFTLY AND CARRY BIG DATA (EP. 395)STEPHEN J. DUBNEROCTOBER 31, 2019FREAKONOMICS
The object of these scarli is to manifest the popular exultation at the annihilation of feudal tyranny.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Mr. Hutchinson was doubtless temperamentally less inclined to fear tyranny than anarchy.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
Yet the Clarion opposes sweating and tyranny and hypocrisy, and does its best to defeat and to destroy them.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
She thinks of politics, and of the tyranny of kings and nobles, and of the unjust inequalities of man.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TYRANNY

  • authoritarianism
  • autocracy
  • dictatorship
  • tyranny
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