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In Four Threats we look at five earlier periods in American history when people were nervous — they felt that democracy as they knew it at that time was going to be subject to backsliding or deterioration rather than remaining stable.RBG, minority rule, and our looming legitimacy crisis|Ezra Klein|September 25, 2020|Vox
If he rediscovers any version of that form, it would help the Patriots offense strike fear into opposing defenses again … and help make up for whatever deterioration is in store on defense.Newton Can Replace Brady, But Can The Pats Replace Half Of Their Defense?|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|September 3, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Many criminologists also cite the general deterioration of trust between the community and police, which leaves residents less likely to report crimes, call in tips or testify in court.What Can Mayors Do When the Police Stop Doing Their Jobs?|by Alec MacGillis|September 3, 2020|ProPublica
Tuatara have many genes involved in producing selenoproteins, which help protect against aging and cellular deterioration, and have more of these genes than humans do.How tuatara live so long and can withstand cool weather|Jake Buehler|August 5, 2020|Science News
It means that even the aged brain is still remarkably flexible and its deterioration isn’t set in stone.Couch Potato No More: How the Benefits of Exercise Transfer to the Brain|Shelly Fan|July 14, 2020|Singularity Hub
Few reports of his mental illness discuss lead poisoning as a possible reason for his mental deterioration.Wrestler Mark Schultz Hates the ‘Sickening and Insulting Lies’ of ‘Foxcatcher’|Rich Goldstein|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Winters uses that cataclysmic event to examine the slow deterioration of communal life in the face of annihilation.
In the recent past, Germany has particularly been quiet in regard to the deterioration of civil society in Russia.
Rovera is deeply concerned by the continuing deterioration of the civilian situation in Syria.
Their growth represents a constant deterioration of the status quo rather than the simple postponement peace.
An unaccountable increase in piety is sometimes the first warning of approaching mental deterioration.
This is especially true as regards prognosis and the question of mental deterioration in any given case.
The second conclusion is that thrift under certain conditions is a vice that causes distinct deterioration of character.The Leaven in a Great City|Lillian William Betts
With the painful exception of a deterioration in the condition of the poor, these changes were for the better.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
Among other things, the general deterioration in my appearance had forced me to tell Kitty Windus that I was out of work.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions