Grievances

Some articles on grievances, grievance:

Muslim Minority Of Greece - Grievances
... The main minority grievance regards the appointment of muftis ... The final grievance is the Greek government's restrictions on the usage of the terms "Turk" and "Turkish" when describing the minority as a whole ...
Cahiers De Doléances
... The Cahiers de Doléances (or simply Cahiers as they were often known) were the lists of grievances drawn up by each of the three Estates in France, between March and ... workers, and the peasants – the chance to express their hopes and grievances directly to the King ... While the cahiers conveyed the grievances of common people, they were not meant as a direct challenge to the Old Regime ...
Songs Of Pain - Sound
... The opening track, "Grievances", introduces themes that reoccur throughout Johnston's career ... The word "grievances" has also been reused in other song titles, like on More Songs of Pain's "Mabel's Grievances" and Yip/Jump Music's "Don't Let ...
Dispute Pyramid
... pyramid is an upside-down triangle that illustrates how many grievances result in legal proceedings, such as a trial or hearing ... are at the bottom as the smallest amount, then lawyers, then claims, and finally grievances at the top with the largest number ... It demonstrates how a large number of grievances, for example, one thousand, will filter down to around seven hundred claims, only one hundred lawyers will be hired, and only ...
Seven Grievances
... The Seven Grievances (Manchu nadan koro Chinese 七大恨 pinyin Qī Dà Hèn) was a manifesto announced by Nurhaci on the Thirteenth day of the Fourth lunar month in the Third year of Tianming (Chinese 天命) era (7 ... The seven grievances are The Ming killed Nurhaci's father and grandfather without reason The Ming suppressed Jianzhou and favored Yehe and Hada clans The Ming violated ... After the announcement of the Seven Grievances, Manchu troops forced their way into Fushun and obtained the surrender of the city's commander Li Yongfang (d ...

Famous quotes containing the word grievances:

    These are our grievances which we have thus laid before his majesty with that freedom of language and sentiment which becomes a free people, claiming their rights as derived from the laws of nature, and not as the gift of their chief magistrate.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)

    ... many of the so-called grievances of women are false. No man ever unfairly discriminated against me. If one tried to, I ... was equal to the emergency, and such experience really added a great deal to the zest of life.... women, as a habit, over- estimated their ability, and ... they were too untrained even to appreciate the magnitude of their undertaking.
    Alice Foote MacDougall (1867–1945)

    This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy. And also the only real tragedy in life is being used by personally minded men for purposes which you recognize to be base.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)