emancipated


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
See: free, liberal
References in periodicals archive ?
Atterbeary introduced an emancipation bill last year along with a bill to eliminatemarriage by individuals younger than 18 unless they were emancipated. Though the concept received support, legislators wanted more time to deliberate, Atterbeary said.
BEIRUT: The doctor complicit in performing 200 abortions on 75 emancipated sex slaves was arrested Friday as part of a widening crackdown on the organized criminal network, identifying the suspects who remain at large.
Ranciere is critical of this logic of emancipation because in this mode of thinking, "the ones to be emancipated remain dependent upon the 'truth' or 'knowledge' revealed to them by the emancipator," and thus it creates "a fundamental dependency" (p.
So Calloway started the Vanessa Bell Calloway Fund at Jackson State University with Lackey to help emancipated youth with the demands scholarships and loans seem to forget exist.
She was an emancipated black slave spending her final years in a 'poor house" on the outskirts of Tripoli.
He maintained that great personalities like Quaid are born in centuries and it was the good fortune of Muslims of the subcontinent that they had a visionary leader who emancipated them from the clutches of slavery and gave them a truly independent and free motherland.
Popovska said there were many emancipated women in Macedonia participating in the public life, politics, and the NGO and business sectors and that she did not believe at all that anyone wished to deny them these rights.
He also wrote that slavery was an "abominable crime" and a "deplorable entanglement." When the author of the Declaration of Independence died, his will freed only five slaves (and informally emancipated two more, including the likely mother of four of his children, Sally Hemings).
On May 24, committee member Melina Buncome of Jacksonville attended the Senior Awards Night at Creekside to present the first-place award for their video on the new responsibilities and consequences of an emancipated minor.
These earlier volumes elucidated a cinematic consciousness, intent on establishing that we are all responsible for our own performativity in the world and for the politics we make of "emancipated" experience.
In this case, the landlocked Coho Salmon in Rifle Lake responded to spill at Mossyrock Dam and passed downstream into Mayfield Lake, and many of these fish (hereafter emancipated Coho Salmon) were eventually observed in the collection facility at Mayfield Dam.
What disturbs me however, is the emancipated sounds these women make, talking confidently about "choice" and "script's demands" when in reality, they're all part of an apparatus that is damaging to