reign of terror


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Ames's father was correct in the broadest sense: The war over civil and voting rights would last another hundred years or so, and the rise of Jim Crow in the years after the battles of the 1870s was itself a reign of terror.
Clooney even undercuts his own case (and the claim in Joseph Wershba's memoirs) that McCarthy led a virtually unchallengeable reign of terror.
As negotiations drag on between the United Nations and the military thugs who have taken over the government, ordinary Haitians endure a reign of terror.
The Phantom of the Opera" tells the story of a disfigured musical genius who haunts the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera House, waging a reign of terror over its occupants.
North Korea is currently engaged in a reign of terror while carrying out massive purges in order to consolidate Kim Jong-un's power.
A HEADTEACHER accused of reducing children to tears in a reign of terror at a nursery school hit back at critics yesterday.
The duo will take to The Academy on the back of their critically acclaimed sophomore album Reign Of Terror.
A KILLER who murdered 11 people, including three cops, in a 10-year reign of terror has been executed by lethal injection.
Imiela was given seven life sentences in 2004 after claiming eight victims in a year-long reign of terror.
They said: "Many times he has appeared before magistrates and been charged with crimes against Diane, only to be allowed to walk free and continue his reign of terror towards her.
His latest book, Rumpole and the Reign of Terror, draws on contemporary events as Rumpole is asked to defend a Pakistani doctor arrested on suspicion of terrorism.
Given that Hussein helped to send an estimated 1 million Iraqis to their early deaths in his nearly 25-year reign of terror, Iraq -- even at current levels of bloodshed -- is better off than it was under his rule.