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ree vi zhuh nist

  • n  a Communist who tries to rewrite Marxism to justify a retreat from the revolutionary position

  • Talk about revisionist westerns! Brokeback Mountain is, as far as one can tell, the first movie to trace the course of a homosexual relationship between a pair of saddle tramps .
  • As opposition to Mao's leadership grew, the Chairman left Beijing in late 1965 for Hangzhou, where he would map out his last assault on the Communist Party's "revisionist .
  • This year two new revisionist novels have appeared, both presenting fresh and contradictory portraits of the man, both bloody good reading in the winter of our discontent.
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  • Snow White: The creation of a classic
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfsis one of those iconic films whose images, songs and characters have soaked into the popular culture. The culture, in turn, occasionally spits out revisionist tributes -- if they can be called that -- like last year's "Snow White and the Huntsman."
    June 9, 2013 - Berkshire Eagle

  • Philippe Douste-Blazy in Forbes
    What's clear when you look at her statements and her approach to the problem, she was too willing to give the president a blank check. There's been a little bit of revisionist history since that time, where she indicates she was only authorizing... Barack Obama FOXNews,2933,300797,00.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEEnpbxN_JQxSms6vM7N3r8KmLbwg Oct 10, 2007 83677 111118 revisionist France's parliament erupted into applause when Foreign Minister Philippe Douste-Blazy said the conference featured negationist or revisionist theses which are quite simply not acceptable."
  • Archbishop Peter Akinola in Reuters
    ...of Sydney Peter Jensen said a Primate's council -- a body of the heads of member Anglican churches -- would be formed to regulate the "chaos" within the Communion and at the same time "defend the Gospel ...... from revisionist or liberal...

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