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This is a result of our sufferings under a dictatorial regime. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She has also made enemies with what are seen as brutal methods and a dictatorial management style. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He admitted that his dictatorial management style was not correct for franchising. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Some three dozen dictatorial regimes still ensure that nearly two billion people around the world are denied their basic human rights. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It certainly won't be a dictatorial approach. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The easy, almost effortless path to total dictatorial power makes melancholy reading. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)The squad had grown sick of his constant criticisms, confrontational behaviour and dictatorial methods. The Sun (2013)Staff were asked to look at different leadership styles, and one of those was a dictatorial style. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The team join tens of thousands of people who have fled a dictatorial regime, widespread poverty and compulsory military service. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What they have experienced is a life of missed opportunities caused by an aging clerical leadership, massive corruption and a regime that is increasingly dictatorial. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This dictatorial approach will be harder to maintain as the relay passes through bigger cities and reaches London in July. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The tragedy is that, on youth pitches up and down the country, you see the dictatorial approach again and again. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But rather than have a dictatorial approach, I realise there is a huge skills gap. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now I'm not saying be unfair or dictatorial. Christianity Today (2000)
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