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a political system in which a mob is the source of control

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The post Our View: Mob rule uses patriotism to protect financial interests appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
When I first started reading Mob Rule Learning, the title put me off a bit.
With an eclectic blend of romance, deception and seduction set in the elusive and complicated world of mob rule, this story leads one out of the complacency of ignorance and sets awareness on what truly goes on in an unconventional world, where money, power, and vengeance become the ultimate dictator of human survival.
What happened Tuesday night was not democracy in action - it was mob rule.
Even if there was global condemnation of the burning of a woman in Papua New Guinea over accusations of sorcery, mob rule continues to reign supreme in the Pacific island.
What looks like a case of mob rule resulted in Martin Dwyer being deemed to have 'not allowed his mount to run on its merit' after the maiden four-year-old filly and favourite Ice Age lost out in a three-way photo in a six-furlong contest.
CDATA[ If this rally is not held as a bona fide debate with equal time for both sides (sans the infamous Student Union disturbances and interruptions), then it is not tolerance, but tolerance of intolerance, submission to mob rule.
Mob rule learning; camps, unconferences, and trashing the talking head.
Michelle Boule (author); MOB RULE LEARNING; CyberAge Books (Nonfiction: Education) $24.
They love order and they do not accept chaos and mob rule," he said.
Mob rule, violence, petrol bombs, injury and death will not achieve his wishful dream.
ROME burns as political unrest leads to mob rule and violence on the streets.
Our supreme courts were designed by the founders of this nation and state to protect the minorities from the mob rule of the majority.
Escalating from being sore losers to mob rule and threatening people for exercising their constitutionally guaranteed rights is a crime in some states.
With so many kids in the house, it's a case of mob rule, and the parents are desperate for help.