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peo·ple in pow·er

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  1. ruling class, people in powernoun

    the class of people exerting power or authority

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  1. Elizabeth Legette:

    In the course of the past few months, I have not been treated with fairness, dignity, or respect, and people in power have refused to listen to what I had to say, i believe this was, in part, because I was not saying what I was expected to say as a victim.

  2. Gregory Meeks:

    House Foreign Affairs Committee's very dangerous to have anyone with these kind of racist and extreme views in a position of power where they could end up using it, with bias, against anyone in the agency or outside it, house Foreign Affairs Committee's important to fight back against hateful rhetoric to make sure we don't have more people in power who use their positions for ill will.

  3. Nadia Thomas:

    Since Brexit, [ Donald ] Trump and Boris [ Johnson ]... people aren't afraid to be racist. I always thought it was a passive ignorance in this country and now I see blatant racism. It's clearly always been here and it's now allowed by people in power.

  4. Jillian Lauren:

    It's maybe indicative of the way that a lot of people in power behave, which is, it's one rule for them and another rule for the rest of the people, who don't have so much money and don't have so much power.

  5. Rhiannon Giddens:

    Separation in culture and arts does nobody any favors except for the people in power. That's just it... So I feel like I'm in the business of challenging that narrative.


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