enslavement

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  • Well, in this way came about the first enslavement of the working man. Cited from As We Are and As We May Be, by Sir Walter Besant
  • The group carried out an armed struggle against any form of enslavement with actions based on resistance.
  • Their very presence in foreign countries was, perhaps, the best protest against the enslavement of their own. Cited from Irish Race in the Past and the Present, by Thebaud
  • Everything you do is criminal, for it is directed toward the enslavement of the people. Cited from Mother, by Maxim Gorky
  • We see, thus, that the modern British theory looks directly to the enslavement of man. Cited from The Slave Trade, Domestic And Foreign, By H. Carey
  • During the whole period of our enslavement we made only two slight insurrections. Cited from Imperium in Imperio: A Study Of The Negro Race Problem, Sutton E. Griggs
  • Much of its popularity and life was due to the enslavement of the mass of the people. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, April 1875, Vol. XV., No. 88, by Various
  • Her life serves as an example of the power and the influence of religion during the time of enslavement and after.
  • The beginning of social death comes from the initial enslavement process, which would most likely come from capture during a battle.
  • In the days of our enslavement we did not seem to him to be much disturbed about physical freedom. Cited from Imperium in Imperio: A Study Of The Negro Race Problem, Sutton E. Griggs
  • Failure to pay back these goods could lead to loss of the farm, debt, or enslavement.
  • For a long time human beings considered the enslavement of other as something obvious.
  • Failure to perform the duty could lead to prosecution at law and re-enslavement.
  • Price opposed marriage, which he saw as the enslavement of women, instead advocating free love.
  • But this result no more proves universal enslavement in the second year than it did in the first. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 11, No. 63, January, 1863, by Various
  • His second, the threat that Democratic success meant his re-enslavement. Cited from Modern Eloquence: Vol II, After-Dinner Speeches E-O, by Various
  • "And what about your other enslavement, to this child here?" Cited from Figures of Earth, by James Branch Cabell
  • Enslavement into prostitution was sometimes used as a legal punishment against criminal free women.
  • Of course even the most ignorant negro could not have been expected to fight for his own enslavement. Cited from The Land We Live In, by Henry Mann
  • Neither our kings of old, nor our ancestors before the enslavement set us the example of killing kings. Cited from Serbia in Light and Darkness, by Nikolaj Velimirovic
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Meaning of enslavement

  • noun The state of being a slave
    So every bondman in his own hand bears the power to cancel his captivity"--Shakespeare
  • noun The act of making slaves of your captives