political arena

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Noun1.political arena - a sphere of intense political activity
arena, domain, sphere, orbit, area, field - a particular environment or walk of life; "his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit"
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In all these battles it sees itself compelled to appeal to the proletariat, to ask for its help, and thus, to drag it into the political arena. The bourgeoisie itself, therefore, supplies the proletariat with its own instruments of political and general education, in other words, it furnishes the proletariat with weapons for fighting the bourgeoisie.
"But after my retirement, I might enter the political arena. After all, my father and brother are politicians."
The recognition of a black voice within the political arena is the subject of Dickson D.
He went on to redeem himself as chief justice of the United States, in which position he could at last exercise the judicial temperament that had proven so ill-suited to the political arena.
political arena. Traditionally, the president makes his choice in the late summer or early fall to smooth the transition process.
Summary: Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Apr 18 (ANI): As voting gets underway in Tamil Nadu for the 38 Lok Sabha seats at stake, superstars and new entrants of the political arena Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan came out and exercised their franchise votes on Thursday.
On the occasion, Tareen said that there was no doubt that Nawaz had been knocked out of the political arena and now it was Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif's turn.He stated that only PTI could create a southern Punjab province and no power could stop it from doing so.
While speaking to media, State Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali further said that Chairman PPP Bilawal could avoid several political scandals by marrying before entering the political arena. He further said that he should marry a girl of his choice and he is capable of convincing his sisters
" Maliki appreciated "the rapprochement step between the two Kurdish parties," calling to "the successful outcome of these efforts towards the unification of the political arena in the Kurdistan region and cooperation with the federal government to overcome the challenges facing the country at the current stage ./ End
* In its analysis of the Macedonian political arena, the paper says that one of the main criticisms of the opposition toward the government is that they take popular moves taking care only of their political rating.
This stand is uttered following Ahrar bloc, affiliate to the Sadrist Trend, criticism of Premier Maliki statements on the withdrawal of Sadrist leader from the political arena. Maliki, in a statement to a satellite station, he called the Sadrist Trend to make reforms and expel those who work against the Trend itself "otherwise, he should withdraw from the political action".
Summary: Mikati said that the 11 Lebanese being held in Syria were taken hostage in order to be used as bargaining chips in the Lebanese political arena.

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