debasement


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a lowering in or deprivation of character or self-esteem

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They suffered a series of disguised confiscations and currency debasements.
I don't like the Harry Reid precedent, but even more miserable is continuing this debasement of the advice and consent role of the Senate.
K A R A C H I -- Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari daughter of former president Asif Ali Zardari has termed arrest of Sindh Assembly (SA) speaker Agha Siraj Durrani as debasement of democracy.
KARACHI -- Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari daughter of former president Asif Ali Zardari has termed arrest of Sindh Assembly (SA) speaker Agha Siraj Durrani as debasement of democracy.
We are involved in so many social flaws, like corruption, bribery, lie, debasement, inflation, harassment etc.
You only add unfairly to the debasement of the image of the PNP," he said, referring to the Philippine National Police.
But it is constitutionally impermissible", he said, adding:"This debasement of a democratic institution cannot be allowed to pass.
Sibal said while four judges of the Supreme Court upheld the classification of the Aadhaar Act as a money bill, Justice D Y Chandrachud dissented calling it a "debasement of the democratic structure" which renders the Act an "illegality".
'If any election is conducted on the basis of provision causing malapportionment, debasement and disparity, [it] would be a serious violation of Articles 9, 17, 25 and 218 (3) of the Constitution and would be against the spirit of democracy and contrary to the provisions of Elections Act, 2017,' according to the petitioners.
King contends that many museums have participated in forms of scientific racism and ethnographic debasement, which has essentially frozen Native peoples in time, erasing them from the present and from their own stories.
And though correlation is not causation, it's no coincidence that this debasement has occurred at the same time as the decline of American journalism, particularly local journalism, and the rise of social media as a purveyor of "news."
Ball picked 18 vulnerable victims to commit acts of "debasement", such as praying naked at the altar, his Old Bailey trial had heard.
Even when its pages are a "pageant of debasement," Mohr's work captivates, chronicling the desperate need that addicts feel, their inventive methods of self-sabotage, and the reality that falls off of the wagon are rarely gentle affairs.
Barron, author of the twelve-book Merlin series, presents mechanical progress as debasement and greed.
Subjugated as convict laborers and forced to serve additional time as domestic workers before they were allowed their freedom, Black women faced a pitiless system of violence, terror, and debasement. Drawing upon Black feminist criticism and a diverse array of archival materials, the author uncovers imprisoned women's brutalization in local, county, and state convict labor systems, while also illuminating the prisoners' acts of resistance and sabotage, challenging ideologies of racial capitalism and patriarchy and offering alternative conceptions of social and political life.