appeal to the people

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  • It was at last unanimously concluded to make an appeal to the people. Cited from The Empire of Russia, by John S. C. Abbott
  • They have printed and circulated an appeal to the people to rise and demand their liberty. Cited from The Great Round World, Vol. 1, No. 52, November 4, 1897, by Various
  • Almost all of these were down on the list of those in favor of the appeal to the people, which was the basis preferred. Cited from The French Revolution V2, by Hippolyte Taine OCFV3
  • Also he passed laws that every Roman citizen might appeal to the people against the judgment of the chief magistrates. Cited from The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1, by Various
  • Choosing positions on great questions largely from previous policy, they must appeal to the people for justification and support. Cited from The United States of America Part I, by E. Sparks
  • Encouraged by this success, he determined to make a public appeal to the people to override the President. Cited from Formation of the Union, by Albert Bushnell Hart
  • It was the first political appeal to the people made through the press, and was a sign of the new period upon which English history had entered. Cited from The Leading Facts of English History, by D.H. Montgomery
  • I challenge the Government by an appeal to the people, without making use of compulsion, to obtain another result. Cited from Native Life in South Africa, by Sol Plaatje
  • By their very nature they were an appeal to the people; and, like other appeals of the kind, they ended in a revolution. Cited from English literary criticism, Various, C.E. Vaughan
  • No man who was opposed to capitalist interests was permitted the opportunity as a candidate to appeal to the people. Cited from Equality, by Edward Bellamy
  • The veto is, in fact, a sort of appeal to the people. Cited from American Institutions, by Alexis de Tocqueville
  • Forsooth there should have been an appeal to the people of Greece on the subject of their Government! Cited from Political Diary 1828-1830, Volume II, by Edward Law (Lord Ellenborough)
  • The lictors seized the man and sought to carry him away, however he sought to exercise his right of appeal to the people.
  • He and Burnet went back into the convention hall, and he wrote a fiery appeal to the people. Cited from The Texan Scouts, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • This afforded good grounds for an appeal to the people, and an attack upon monopoly. Cited from History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. III, by E. Farr & E. H. Nolan
  • The remedy which lay in his mind was an appeal to the people through the State legislatures. Cited from Formation of the Union, by Albert Bushnell Hart
  • At the king's trial in late December, he supported an appeal to the people, but voted for the death sentence.
  • He pronounced in favour of an appeal to the people.
  • The assembly had unanimously decided that Louis was guilty, when the appeal to the people was put to the question. Cited from History of the French Revolution, by F.A.M Mignet
  • Free negroes of Baltimore -- their appeal to the people of the United States. Cited from A Review of Uncle Tom's Cabin, by A. Woodward
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