Women's Christian Temperance Union
An organization founded in the late nineteenth century in the United States that encouraged total abstinence from alcohol. It was one of the leading forces in bringing about prohibition. Its symbol was a white ribbon. (See Carry Nation.)
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But the enemy of the new emirs is neither the Jew nor the Christian, it is the godless militant defending secularism.
In 2009, a Pakistani Christian woman got into a religious argument with some Muslim women with whom she was harvesting berries.
It is the summit of human happiness: the surrender of man to God, of woman to man, of several women to the same man.
The breakdown of the 114th Congress is 80 percent white, 80 percent male, and 92 percent Christian.
This Congress will welcome more women than ever before at 19 percent of the House and 20 percent of the Senate.
The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.
When the women came, he was preparing to go to the west side for his daily visit with Mrs. Pruitt.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Women generally consider consequences in love, seldom in resentment.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
The women at once rose and began to shake out their draperies and relax their muscles.
All Weimar adores him, and people say that women still go perfectly crazy over him.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay