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abused or oppressed by people in power

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The Provincial Minister said that Punjab government is making efforts for making poor and downtrodden people as useful citizen, therefore, well-to-do people should come forward and lend helping hand to the government.
The Dalits and other downtrodden people cannot be put in the list of m dmi.
I would make a plea to our shopping centres and stores to provide rest zones for we downtrodden, burdened by this festive curse.
So before Mr Simpson gets on his high horse and tells us all about the downtrodden poor, just remember the people who unfortunately for whatever reason cannot get into a house where their children can enjoy some living space.
Altaf said both Awami Tehrik and MQM were the upholders of the cause of the oppressed and downtrodden people.
Addressing a gathering at Tehkal area, he said that Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto had laid down their lives for the socio-economic emancipation of downtrodden and their mission would be completed.
SO Judi Hewitt what's your defence this time for the poor downtrodden vermin known as foxes.
CDATA[ The Jewish American ultra liberal left can only identify with the downtrodden and that includes Jews.
Munda's election following Meira Kumar's election as the speaker was a reflection of "growing empowerment" of downtrodden sections of society.
The Japanese Yen scarcely survived a week of truly dismal economic data, squeezing out a marginal gain against the downtrodden US Dollar but falling sharply against every other major counterpart.
are screaming about--Israel is guilty of racism and the oppression of its downtrodden Arab population.
His award-winning portrayal of Peter Cook in 2004'sNotOnlyBut Always was spookily spot-on, and now this to-camera monologue as a downtrodden farmer desperate to free the apron strings of a domineering mother should reinforce his status of one of the best thesps around today.
How about a picture of an average working, clean-living and law-abiding Briton appearing on our coins; downtrodden, overtaxed, sick of media misinformation and tired of government?
He was "moved with compassion" for the lame, the ill, the downtrodden (Matthew 9:36).
We are also given a nice little story about the little downtrodden mite who wants to play with the big boys.