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.
To soften the clenched fist symbol, the architects incorporated flower petals, a reminder that democracy was won not through brute force but through a bloodless revolution. During the February 1986 People Power Revolution, protesters handed flowers to soldiers.
"It is inherent in us to seek the Holy Mother's intercession for peace to reign such as what happened during the so-called bloodless revolution," the priest added.
EDSA I was a bloodless revolution it was an epiphany.
The Turkish invasion in '74 had been known as something of a bloodless revolution, with reporters walking with the Turkish soldiers, interviewing them as they stuffed away their parachutes.
1848 - Hungarian intellectuals stage bloodless revolution against Austro-Hungarian Empire.
I will always tell my children and apo about that bloodless revolution of the people.
He explained that the Arab Spring in Sudan had already occurred through a bloodless revolution that he led against the democratically elected government of Prime Minister al-Sadiq al-Mahdi on June 30, 1989.
I raise it solely because the 'two leaders' gambit is almost precisely how the then also Marxist-sympathetic Labour leader was indeed ousted in the bloodless revolution of 1990.
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.
The parliament convened after 60 years of military rule, which also started with a bloodless revolution. Even the despised king, Farouk, who was overthrown on that day in July 1952, was not harmed.