Origin of civil defense
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How to use civil defense in a sentence
One of the worst in Cuba’s history, its catastrophic effects prompted Castro to establish a civil defense system in 1966 that became a global model, according to the United Nations and the charitable development agency Oxfam International.When it comes to hurricanes, the U.S. can learn a lot from Cuba|Mikael Wolfe|September 1, 2021|Washington Post
While the PBA was the first to secure the city contribution, the annual $75-per-member taxpayer funding for civil defense has been replicated in the contracts that cover thousands of NYPD sergeants, lieutenants and captains.A Police Union Contract Puts Taxpayers on the Hook to Defend Officers When the City Won’t|by Jake Pearson|March 26, 2021|ProPublica
They are, to say the least, preparing for civil war (the polling stations are stormed by armed gangs).
But what is there more irresponsible than playing with the fire of an imagined civil war in the France of today?
Compared with neighbors Myanmar, Vietnam, and Laos, Cambodia appears to have a blossoming civil society.
Strangio is at his best when exposing what appears to be a flourishing civil society in Cambodia.
Rashad was there to celebrate the release of the Civil Rights drama Selma.
His 6,000 native auxiliaries (as it proved later on) could not be relied upon in a civil war.
And all the while she fought him, she punctuated her blows with words, some abusing him, others in defense of her father.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
A lineman was sent out to repair it under escort of civil guards, who were forced by the rebels to retire.
In the good old days of yore there was little trouble in obtaining admission to the Civil Service.
He held various civil offices, was a justice of the peace about 60 years, and for many years a member of the state legislature.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell