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I would like to know who you have to be before it applies to you and who you are allowed to revile and insult in order to practise it legally.
Liberals in particular revile coercion; as the authors note, its "one of the negative words in our social vocabulary that possesses a magic power of moral disapprobation by its mere utterance.
Christ said: ``Blessed are you when men revile you or say all manner of evil against you for my sake.
Do you revile and insult the many foreign people now living in Britain or is your attitude confined to indigenous Welsh people whose only aim is to preserve their culture and language?
He also wants government unions to get permission from union members before spending their dues on politics they might revile.
Blessed are you when men revile you and persecute you and speak all that is evil against you, untruly, for my sake.
Many seven to 11-year-olds revile her because she is a "babyish" reminder of their early childhood.
Lahore -- Chief Minister (CM) Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has said that politics of Imran Khan revolves around lies and reviles.
They answer, "We don't have to put up with someone who insults us and reviles us.