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op·pres·sion

(ŏ-presh'ŏn)
nursing Acts of subjugation or coercion related to decisions about health care.
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Individuals who gain this awareness do so out of an acute appreciation of their own location and the locations of others in social structural arrangements that privilege some and oppress others (Goodman, 2001; Weber, 2009).
They warned that there is a "danger" that "political advertising may manipulate or oppress the voters" (pretty oppressing reasons).
It is the commandment not to oppress the stranger, widow, orphan and the poor: ``You shall love the stranger as yourself, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt'' (Leviticus 19:33- 34).
We prop up the regimes that oppress many of these unfortunates, then have to offer sanctuary.
The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.
Summary: Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Jumblatt said Monday that the Syrian people will have no mercy for those who oppress and murder them in the name of Palestine and the resistance.
We neither want to oppress anybody nor be oppressed because we are Lebanese citizens who wish the best for all Lebanese alike," he said.
At present, everywhere in the world that Islam and any other religious group are in contact, whether in the Philippines or Indonesia, through Malaysia, into Pakistan through the Mideast, into east Africa and the Sudan, across to Nigeria, given the opportunity, Muslims oppress, murder, violate, and destroy non-Muslim peoples.