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His masculinity resides in his ability to govern the "blood" that attempts to behave treasonously and rule his "safer guides." Othello not only articulates his sense of identity but secures it by using violence to bring physical and psychological realities together.
Lemon thus claims that Malcolm is a traitor too, that he is attempting to usurp the throne: "he [Malcolm] treasonously attacks a legitimate [!] monarch" (99).
The most famous prosecution under the act was the trial of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, who were executed based on claims they acted treasonously (Klarevas 2005).
(53) This makes it less likely they will amend their living wills as their opinions develop and more likely that their living wills will treasonously misrepresent their wishes.
Viewers will be outraged when they learn that the mere suburban housewife who organized the Million Mom March is in reality a political veteran, a former congressional staffer, and publicist for CBS news; that Bill Clinton should have been impeached not for lying but for treasonously handing over top-secret military technology to the Communist Chinese in return for campaign funding; that the government knew in advance about the horrifying Oklahoma City bombing; that Bosnians supposedly imprisoned in concentration camps behind barbed wire by Serbs were actually free outside while the television photographers were inside the barbed wire (one reporter won a Pulitzer Prize for this fraud).
This dialectic relates first the single narrative of passionate love her society recognizes, that love is a violent urge to be repressed, or casually indulged in an illicit affair (although not treasonously!), but never allowed to interfere with dynastic interests.
Katz argues that according to any reasonable interpretation of contemporary English law, Lopez had acted treasonously. He may not have actively plotted to poison the queen, but his "secret contacts with Spanish Crown and his numerous discussions about the possibility of poisoning the queen were more than enough to hang him many times over" (David S.
There are many reasons why he lost, all of them plausible: some Tories could not stomach voting for a man who had treasonously ousted their heroine; the party was not prepared to replace one forceful personality with another; they were put off by Heseltine's undisguised hunger for the job.