left-wing left-wing

Definition(s):

  • (adj) believing in or supporting tenets of the political left

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A friend and left-wing activist, Sison had heard that a hit man had already received a down payment to kill her.
  2. When Keynes first propagated his theories, many people considered them to be bizarre or slightly subversive, and Keynes himself to be little but a left-wing mischief maker.

News

  1. Is Alex Gibney’s WikiLeaks film “state agitprop”?

    Respected left-wing journalist Chris Hedges joins the backlash against "We Steal Secrets." What's really going on?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Salon.com

  2. France to shut down ultra right-wing group after death of student

    French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault ordered for the Revolutionary Nationalist Youth (JNR) to be dissolved for the group’s connection to the death of left-wing student, Clement Meric. read more
    on June 9, 2013     Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  3. Paris prosecutors consider charges in fatal skinhead clash

    PARIS, June 8 (UPI) -- A Paris prosecutor said a preliminary investigation was under way into the death of a left-wing activist killed in a street brawl with a group of skinheads.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: UPI

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untenable untenable
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