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It’s not until those cultural artifacts break out of our silos — often going viral via mocking screenshot — that we realize just how cringe-tastic they were, and how embarrassing the subservient attitude they represent really is.
The cross-aisle determination to counteract Beijing was on full display during the 2020 presidential election, when each campaign tried to prove its “tough on China” credentials and paint the other as subservient to Beijing.How anti-Beijing legislation became one of the few things Democrats and Republicans can agree on|Naomi Xu Elegant|December 26, 2020|Fortune
What he may lack in leadership or due diligence skills, he makes up for in his abilities to whip the media into subservience.‘Whip it!’ Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Cabinet Of Horrors|Jake Adelstein|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Alone among the servants he had no time for sycophancy or subservience.
The Feminine Mystique was a bomb thrown at Mad Men-era conceptions of domesticity and female subservience.
His attitude became one of good-humored subservience and tacit adoration.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
The temper of the Parliament had drifted far from the slavish subservience which it showed at the close of Henry's reign.History of the English People|John Richard Green
Twice the trainer spoke to him before he heeded; but then he assumed instantly an air of mildest subservience.Kings in Exile|Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts
In the Assembly itself were many bishops and priests who were called upon to give the example of subservience.The War Upon Religion|Rev. Francis A. Cunningham
In preaching, he never addressed the passions, but in subservience to reason and truth.Memorials of the Independent Churches in Northamptonshire|Thomas Coleman