Noun(1) someone who advocates the rights of the common people over those of the elite
(1) In Manning's opinion, Harper is not a populist in the democratic reform tradition.(2) Its election manifesto is replete with populist rhetoric opposing privatisation and defending the public sector.(3) The party defined the new Turkey as nationalist, republican, populist , secular, statist, and revolutionary.(4) How is the defeat of neo-liberal policies by populist leaders adopting leftist slogans to be explained?(5) Well, I say a bit of reductionism is a good thing - it stops the waters being muddied so much by name-calling and populist propaganda.(6) It also serves to mobilise despairing layers of society for a right-wing programme and garner support for the government with populist demagogy.(7) But Schröder sees only the work of populist demagogues.(8) We often underestimate the weight that our voice carries among military and populist leaders alike.(9) Instead he is becoming a Shi'ite populist whose appeal will be enhanced by American accusations of treachery.(10) He warns that it is not enough to spread democracy: it must be a liberal democracy that mitigates the negative effects of reckless populist democracy.(11) Toledo's main rival in the elections was former president Alan García of the populist APRA party.(12) He sounds much more populist than most Democrats do.(13) But to undercut Edwards' populist image, the Republicans suggest that Edwards should have done just that.(14) I think that this party has a big future, because no other party, apart from the populist and far-right parties, can be present in the difficult areas and housing estates.(15) His supporters say the left-leaning populist is a visionary, but his detractors call him a dangerous lunatic.(16) Moreover, he was something new in this state with an historic taste for populism - a centrist populist .
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