iron cage


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a cage from which there is no escape

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He had been arrested in connection with a clip posted on the Internet showing him setting alight a cat trapped in an iron cage.
The coalition has been spurred to boost its action following the murder of a captured Jordanian pilot, who was said to have been burned alive in an iron cage, in an action which Kerry called "a new level of depravity".
Western leaders were caught up in what sociologist Daniel Rittercalled"the iron cage of liberalism".
Egyptian television footage from earlier in the day had shown a glass compartment within the iron cage at the hall where the sessions are to be held.
A "Stop the Cyborgs" campaign has been launched in the US, designed "to stop a future in which privacy is impossible and where the iron cage of surveillance, calculation and control pervades every aspect of life.
Among his perspectives are the iron cage of rationality, the delights of thoughtlessness, metaphor and dogma, and the manufacturing of law.
The corpse would be chained into an iron cage to prevent relatives from burying the body.
During the original trial, the televised image of their once feared leader prostrate on a hospital gurney in the defendants' iron cage captivated the nation, drawing a line under his era.
William Jobling was hanged and left in an iron cage at Jarrow, South Tyneside, for the murder of local magistrate Nicholas Fairles.
The Iron Cage Recreated: The Performance Management of State Organisations in New Zealand Edited by DEREK GILL.
Maybe fire punished with stripes refers to the grid-iron or the iron cage.
CAIRO, Aug 7, 2011 (TUR) -- One of Egypt's opposition leaders defined trial of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak in an iron cage as the beginning of a path towards justice, they were awaiting for 30 years.
Unfortunately Obama, like so many of his predecessors, is trapped in an iron cage, as Professor John J.
The hyena was confined in an iron cage and left in fallow land near Maarouf Saad Boulevard next to the pet shop.
Faraday once imprisoned himself in an iron cage which was then charged with a huge amount of electricity to demonstrate his discovery that electric charge tend to stay on the outside surface of any object which can conduct electricity.