Examples of injustice in a Sentence
The organization is devoted to fighting economic injustice.
The law is part of an effort to correct an old injustice.
Recent Examples of injustice from the Web
In 2016, Kaepernick began kneeling during the national anthem in an effort to bring awareness to racial injustice.
For three days, Donald Trump has been focused like a laser beam on the alleged ungratefulness of professional athletes kneeling during the National Anthem to protest racial injustice, tweeting 17 times on the subject.
But some Kaepernick critics contend that millionaire athletes like him lack the standing to rail against racial injustice in America, for in this nation class trumps race.
Michael Bennett—and Colin Kaepernick and Marshawn Lynch and every other player kneeling during the anthem—have felt injustice, sometimes brutal, always degrading, personally.
After being lauded for his newest cover on GQ where he was named Citizen of the Year, Colin Kaepernick continues to fight against the injustices plaguing African Americans in the United States.
Our intention was to raise awareness and continue critical conversations about real equality, the injustices against black and brown people, police brutality, respect, unity and equal opportunity.
As for celebrities speaking out against injustice, politics don’t belong in professional sports and mainstream entertainment.
Recognizing the injustice of both condemnations, Kardashian reached her breaking point, and took to social media to make the ultimate statement–posting a naked #selfie showcasing her 100% pregnant body in all its glory.
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Origin and Etymology of injustice
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonym Discussion of injustice
- the injustices suffered by the lower classes
- libel constitutes a legal injury
- determined to right society's wrongs
- a list of employee grievances
INJUSTICE Defined for English Language Learners
INJUSTICE Defined for Kids
Definition of injustice for Students
- She was the oldest child and the only girl and was subject to a lot of injustice.
- —E. L. Konigsburg, Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
- This punishment is an injustice.
legal Definition of injustice
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