Definition of 'civil disobedience'
Example sentences containing 'civil disobedience'
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This is the most vibrant and imaginative civil disobedience campaign in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They are channelling their anger into a campaign of civil disobedience. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Stop playing the poor downtrodden man and begin a campaign of civil disobedience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He gave his support to a general strike and has called for a campaign of civil disobedience. The Sun (2014)But a campaign of civil disobedience. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A campaign of civil disobedience should do the trick. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The Government in Iran has blamed foreign powers for the campaign of civil disobedience. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He also called for a campaign of civil disobedience against Government's cuts. The Sun (2012)Environmental activists have embedded themselves in the villages around Heathrow and vowed to wage a long campaign of civil disobedience against the building of a third runway. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He said he did not know whether the monks would return to street protests, or to a more long-term civil disobedience campaign. Times, Sunday Times (2007)BRITAIN will be hit by a wave of protests, civil disobedience and strikes over cuts this year, a union chief has warned. The Sun (2011)
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