Bloodless Revolution


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Bloodless Revolution

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(Historical Terms) the Bloodless Revolution another name for Glorious Revolution
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Noun1.Bloodless Revolution - the revolution against James IIBloodless Revolution - the revolution against James II; there was little armed resistance to William and Mary in England although battles were fought in Scotland and Ireland (1688-1689)
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In short, a bloodless revolution, but a revolution of the greatest magnitude, beginning in the little circle of our district, then the province, then Russia, the whole world.
To be Premier of England, to stand for the people, to carry through to its logical consummation a bloodless revolution, surely this is worth while.
The prominent community leader was among the Filipino residents of Qatar who shared their thoughts and memories of the historic bloodless revolution against the dictatorship rule of the Marcos administration 28 years ago.
We have confounded the prophets of doom and achieved a bloodless revolution.
Syria maybe in the midst of a vicious civil war, and Egypt and Libya teetering on the brink of one, but what of Tunisia, the first Arab nation to openly challenge its president and force him into exile after a short and almost bloodless revolution in 2011?
The parliament convened after 60 years of military rule, which also started with a bloodless revolution.
Though each denomination marks women's progress differently, one of the foremost feminist pioneers of my generation in this bloodless revolution has been an Orthodox woman, Blu Greenberg.
Stuart's Bloodless Revolution also includes discussions of Rousseau, Buffon, Smith, and Voltaire, among others, showing how far-reaching the issue of meat eating was.
On October 3, 1990, just under a year after the Wall was brought down in a bloodless revolution, the reunification treaty bringing the two halves of the country together came into effect amid joyful scenes.
A bloodless revolution seems like so often a distant myth.
What the Hatoyama Cabinet will try to do is a bloodless revolution in the Heisei era'' -- Oct.
What seems certain is that, unlike those in Spain, Italy's separatist movements are gaining ground through a bloodless revolution.