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AWS’s decision to effectively terminate Parler’s account is apparently motivated by political animus.Parler sues Amazon over removal from servers after Capitol riot|Verne Kopytoff|January 11, 2021|Fortune
“EEOC received corroborating testimony from dozens of witnesses nationwide supporting a discriminatory animus based on age,” the agency said.The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Confirms a Pattern of Age Discrimination at IBM|by Peter Gosselin, special to ProPublica|September 11, 2020|ProPublica
But the real animus seems directed towards the language changing Dodd-Frank.Bachmann and Pelosi vs. Boehner and Obama Over Spending Bill|Ben Jacobs|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their sad fame comes at the hands of those who push the narrative that white cops are motivated by racial animus to kill blacks.Justice Was Served in Ferguson—This Isn’t Jim Crow America|Ron Christie|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The depth of rage, animus and violence that was directed at him—“Spittle flying, the N word flying”—continues to astound him.
And our outrage here has nothing to do with “racial animus.”An Open Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder: It’s Not About Race|Ron Christie|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Specifically anti-black animus is not just one ingredient in the “salad bowl” of injustice.Rand Paul’s Comments on GOP Voter-ID Laws Mark a Turning Point|James Poulos|May 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a long experience he had never seen animus against a witness so recklessly exhibited as by counsel in this case.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete|Gilbert Parker
I submit that this assists us to understand the animus of the converted Mason and the lengths to which it has taken him.Devil-Worship in France|Arthur Edward Waite
It is impossible not to admire the lofty tone, free from personal animus, which is seen in all Calhoun's speeches.Beacon Lights of History, Volume XII|John Lord
Animus, an′im-us, n. intention: actuating spirit: prejudice against.
Pierre rapidly gained control of his temper, but he shifted his animus from the lust of gain to the glutting of revenge.Blue Goose|Frank Lewis Nason