class war


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Related to class war: class struggle, class warfare, Class conflict
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Noun1.class war - conflict between social or economic classes (especially between the capitalist and proletariat classes)class war - conflict between social or economic classes (especially between the capitalist and proletariat classes)
conflict, struggle, battle - an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals); "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"--Thomas Paine; "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs"
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class war

class warfare n (Sociol) → lotta di classe
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Instead they peddle arrant nonsense about Labour stirring up class war.
Among the most interesting archival sources on which Viola draws in chapters 4 and 5 is an OGPU (secret police) memorandum on "forms of class war in the countryside in 1930" which covers both "terrorist acts" committed by individuals (murder, assault, arson) and collective disturbances (protests, riots, armed uprisings).
A few months after McNamara told Lyndon Johnson that the war was unwinnable, McNamara did his part to make Vietnam America's greatest class war with his brainchild, Project 100,000.
Whereas "art" photography was thought to serve only the interests of the bourgeoisie, either as entertainment or as a means of solidifying their power, worker-photography was to serve a radical function in both the class war and the struggle against fascism.
Her criticism of the mansion tax was not based on class war.
THE Tories' proposed 'Work for dole' heralds the end of the welfare state and is indicative of the right wing's attitude in the class war.
I could beat Ed Balls' finishing time with Ed Balls on my back" Shadow defence secretary Jim Murphy, who is to run the London Marathon, comments on the shadow chancellor's time in last year's race - five hours and 31 minutes "On the one hand, older women are invisible, but on the other they are not mauled the moment they arrive at a party - and it's liberating" Cambridge don and TV presenter Mary Beard "I put on my best accent, chewed with my mouth closed and used my cutlery from the outside in" Musicals star Ruthie Henshall, above, recalls lunching with the Queen at the time she was dating Prince Edward "Ed Miliband is taking his party right back to the politics of envy and nihilistic class war that kept them out of office for a generation" Boris Johnson, mayor of London "I chase him.
Equal pay for equal work is non-negotiable and regional pay is simply class war.
As an ex-miner himself, he should know it was Arthur Scargill and his personal class war that ended the mining industry, not her attempts to end the 'job for life' that miners expected, even though it was unsustainable.
JOHN Prescott yesterday pledged to continue waging class war from the benches of the Lords.
Targed Class War oedd y cyfoethog, gwleidyddion, CND, cynghorwyr twyllodrus a'r cyfoethog eto.
As the nation's high school students sit their A-levels this month, my blood still boils over the Chancellor's class war in education.